Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, Portland

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Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is home to exhibit halls, science labs, a planetarium, theater, and more. Exploring the realms of science and technology, the museum has an array of artifacts and more than 200 hands-on learning activities. Subjects such as renewable energy, health, chemistry, engineering, and the global climate are made accessible and fun. Outside, you can tour a historic submarine, the USS Blueback. Those with children under 6 shouldn’t miss the science playground. The fully enclosed area encourages scientific learning through play. The onsite restaurant boasts a superb riverfront view. Plan to visit Oregon Museum of Science and Industry and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Portland attractions using our Portland trip builder tool .
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  • We are old nerds who love a good science museum. We bought the pricey all access pass and a good thing too. A standard admission gets you access to a handful of "hands on" exhibits designed mostly for...  more »
  • This place was awesome, so many activities for all ages, could not do it all in 1 day. It is a great place to have a yearly membership as all that it has to offer never gets old with the kids. The spe...  more »
  • If you live in Portland and have small children you need to be a member of OMSI, so much educational entertainment for everyone. If you a visiting with children, spend a day here and the children’s mu...  more »
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