Fort Dalles Museum and Anderson Homestead, The Dalles

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  • We stopped by this great local museum on recommendation of our hotel staff. We enjoyed the personable staff that greeted us. Great display of information regarding the local history of the area. The A...  more »
  • Great place to visit and many interesting items on display. Excellent docent and enjoyed the grounds and the area at the top of the hill overlooking the river, dam and downtown Dalles.  more »
  • Great little museum packed with local history. They have some outbuildings as well as the main house and early carriages. The best part of our visit was the docents, Mary and Dennis, they were passion...  more »
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  • Enjoyed visiting. Some interesting antique items and old photos in the house, and antique carriages, hearses, and other things in the building out back. The latter building is to be remodeled or replaced as I understand it, which might give better opportunity to view those vehicles at a later time. Across the street is the largest Log Cabin I have visited, with really impressive size rooms. Volunteers were present to answer questions.
  • Good local displays of a time long ago. Worth the time to visit. Friendly staff.
  • Wonderful, knowledgeable people! Great history. Worth the time to stop!
  • Asolutely loved going here! The history is amazing!
  • This was amazing! The guide was absolutely fantastic and did an incredible job well worth the money
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