Willamette Valley Oregon

The Historic Elsinore Theatre - A leading performing arts facility, is now owned and operated by Salem Theatre Auditorium Group Enterprises (STAGE, Inc.). STAGE continues to bring world-class performers to the Willamette Valley.

Flying-M-Ranch - In the main lodge there are fireside checkers and fun activities for the younger ages. There are outside volleyball nets, tennis courts, horseshoe pits, various trails to walk or mountain bike, and a swimming pond the size of a city block. There is also a softball field.

Harrisburg Area Museum - Scale models of historic buildings, including Crater Lake Lodge; cameras and buttons; antique farm equipment, steam engine, tractors, engines, blacksmith shop and household items; pictures and biographies of settlers; 1867-era house and household items; Overland automobile; a chapel

Lane County Historical Museum - Oregon Trail exhibit, historic vehicles, period rooms, children's exhibits, early crafts, photographs; run by the Lane County Historical Society in a National Historic Register site that is the oldest building in the county (built 1853)

Science Factory Children's Museum & Exploration Dome - Hands-on science museum for children. To engage, excite and inspire children toward a lifelong love of learning about science, technology and humanity.

Oregon Whitewater Adventures - Whitewater rafting paddle trips through magnificent wilderness areas on Oregon's premier rivers. Specializing in high quality guided paddle raft trips, with family trips to Class IV rapids. Half and full-day trips run daily on the McKenzie River.

Gilbert House Children's Museum - The Northwest's premier children's museum as well as home to The Toy Hall of Fame.

Enchanted Forest - Oregon's premier theme park of fun and amusement! Come visit a world of fantasy in the beautiful, lush forest of this land of enchantment. Home to several rides and attractions, including shows, fountains, and shops.

Historic Deepwood Estate - In 2002, Sunset Magazine named Deepwood as one of the four "Best Historic Homes" in its "Best of the West" section. Experiencing Salem's history and learning of Deepwood's unique architectural features such as its Povey Brothers stained glass and eastern golden oak are at the heart of its tours conducted on a year round basis.

Independence Heritage Museum - Ahhh, the heat of the sun is incredible! Riding around town and going down to the park to catch a glimpse of the eagle at sunset; Independence is the place to be. While you're out and about discovering new things in this historic town; stop at Third and B streets and visit your local history museum.

Willamette Heritage Center - A community resource, promotes the appreciation of regional history by present and future generations. The Society connects the past to the present by preserving and interpreting the county's cultural and natural history.

Oregon Air & Space Museum - Aircraft, artifacts, displays and exhibits on the history of aviation and space exploration; collection includes rare World War II American Eagle aviator uniform and pilot's personal effects.

The Gordon House - The only building in Oregon designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, offers guided tours of the interior of the house. The tours are conducted by knowledgeable and entertaining docents who will cover the theories and practices of Frank Lloyd Wright's architecture.

Vista Balloon Adventures - The Pacific Northwest's largest hot air balloon company, offers a chance to view Oregon from a different perspective. Drift effortlessly over emerald fields, towering tree tops, winding rivers and beautiful farms.

Willamette Queen Sternwheeler - Step back in time and enjoy the unchanged natural beauty of the Willamette River aboard an authentic Sternwheeler.

The Aurora Colony Historical Museum - Complex includes a museum of local history and a mid 1800s ox barn, cabin, house, summer kitchen and tie shed.