History Museum of Hood River County

Columbia River Gorge

This worthwhile museum depicts the history of Hood River County and the mid-Columbia River region, with displays on Native American artifacts and quirky things like fishing lures. Watch a video on Japanese American history, and have your kids play in the fun children's 'exploration space.'

If you're in town in late September, check out the museum's Cemetery Tales, where actors depict the lives of local deceased residents on their tombs in the local graveyard.

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