The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is one of the top science museums in the nation and offers brain powered fun for everyone.
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With a planetarium, a giant-screen theater, the retired USS Blueback navy submarine, traveling exhibits and “After Dark” events, OMSI is the attraction for all ages.
a science-based museum fun for people of all ages with a planetarium and IMAX theater
Excellent place for spending day with kids. Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is one of my kids favorite places to spend hours
OMSI always has amazing programming in their special exhibition space, the IMAX theater and planetarium, fun areas to explore in their regular exhibits, and lots of kid friendly activities. OMSI is sited on the East bank of the Willamette river, and as well as the museum and movies, you can also…
The Oregon Science Museum is a great place to explore if you are looking for a geeky memory or just a way to get out of the rain.
“is set in beautiful, rolling hills above Portland with loads of fun for the whole family. The Max train goes right there!”
“Just a block away, the art museum is a bit of a maze. Make sure you travel across the underground tunnel to see the other half. ”
“The Japanese Garden is a great place to visit during most of the year. Since some of the design elements are specifically made to incorporate rain, going there in the winter/spring when it’s wet is still a good experience. ”
“Skip the libraries, and spent the day enjoying the shelves in Powell's like a Portlander. This location has very rare books. The location of Hawthorne has a cozy cafe and easier parking.”
“This is a great museum and day trip! Pack a lunch and wander the grounds admiring the views after touring. Or skip the tour and hike the area. It is a wonderful museum, well preserved and the historic shower is my favorite!”