59800 U.S. 97, Bend, OR 97702
Discover the natural world and cultural history of the West’s High Desert through artful exhibits, alluring animals, engaging programs and meaningful history.
It’s a dinosaur that lived 150 million years ago and was about the size of raven. Now, the Archaeopteryx is being brought back to life in a new exhibit at The High Desert Museum that opens Saturday.
Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker went to the museum to take a look.
Among the cuts proposed in President Trump’s budget plan is the elimination of an agency called the Institute of Museum and Library Services or IMLS. It’s a federal funding source for more than 120,000 libraries and 35,000 museums across the United States.
Central Oregon Daily’s Mackenzie Wilson looks at the potential impact those cuts could have on museums here in Central Oregon.
Thanksgiving Break is here and if you have family in town and you’re wondering what to do with all of them — give the High Desert Museum a go!