The Harney County Historical Society Museum, Burns

#139 of 190 in Museums in Oregon
Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum

$5 Adult

$8 Couple

$3 Seniors

$3 Children 13-16 yrs.

$15 Family of 5, $0.50 for each additional child

Free for Historical Society Members

Historical Society Membership:

$15 Individual/year

$150 Individual/lifetime

$250 Couple/lifetime
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  • We were in town so we stopped by today. We really wanted to see their giant ball of string that we had read about online. Found out they are closed for the winter. No date on the sign on the door...  more »
  • If you have a little time, want to stretch your legs, enjoy a climate-controlled space and learn a little history in the process, you'd be wise to stop at this very good museum in Burns. The staff...  more »
  • A great way to learn about the local history near and around Burns, Or. For a small museum it is loaded with the history and the culture of the area. The Native American artifacts were...  more »
  • Great museum the folks of Harney county have, enjoyed talking with the volunteer on duty we talked for 3 hours on the afternoon of my visit a wealth of information.
  • Nice fenced park, next to the road, easy to access but very limited space and parking, half a block uphill to the public library and the park also features public restrooms.
  • There is SO MUCH to see here! We visited for over an hour, and there was plenty more left unseen, for a return visit. Well worth the $5 entry fee ($1 for kids).
  • Bus stop is here and the trees make it a pleasant wait..
  • Had a lot of things considering it was a fairly small building lots to see

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