Culture & Museums

Activities: Culture & Museums

FREE Admission to Coos Art Museum on Saturday, November 28th! On Saturday, November 28, Coos Art Museum will be participating in Small Business Saturday and the Noggin Cider Walk sponsored by the Coos Bay Downtown Association in downtown Coos Bay.…

Activities: Culture & Museums

“The Mission of the Coos Bay Boat Building Center is to honor and extend the maritime heritage of Coos Bay established by all of our ancestors by perpetuating the craft of building wooden boats….Join others learning or teaching skills in…

Activities: Culture & Museums, Historical

Marshfield Sun Printing Museum

1049 N Front St
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 267-3762
mgiles@wavecrestdiscoveries.com

Features original equipment of The Sun Newspaper (1891 –1944) and exhibits on printing and local history.Hours: Open from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Tues-Sat 1pm – 4pm. For group tours or other times of the year call 541-266-0901 or…

Activities: Culture & Museums

Above Images: Cauldron by Joyce Spicer, Limbs Akimbo by Mary Farrell, Fox by Liv Rainy-Smith, Calm Before the Storm by Jonnel Covault We believe that Coos Art Museum (CAM) is one of the best kept secrets on Oregon’s South Coast. For the last 5…

Activities: Culture & Museums, Historical

Oregon Coast Historical Railway Museum

766 South 1st St
Coos Bay, OR 97420
(541) 297-6130
lyoust@verizon.net

Railroad and logging equipment in an outdoor display area, and a mini-museum with photos and railroad memorabilia. Signature piece is a restored 1922 Baldwin steam locomotive that worked for many decades in the region’s forests. Ring the bell!…

Activities: Culture & Museums, Fairs & Festivals

One of the best known music festivals on the Oregon Coast is just a short time away.  The 2012 South Coast Clambake Jazz Festival is March 9-11, 2012 in various venues in Coos Bay & North Bend. A “clambake” is a jam session- not a…

Activities: Birding, Culture & Museums, State Parks & National Lands

South Slough National Estuary

61907 Seven Devils Rd
Charleston, OR 97420
[1] 541-888-5558

The South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve (South Slough NERR) is a 5,000 acre natural area located in the Coos estuary on the south coast of Oregon.The South Slough contains upland forests, freshwater wetlands and ponds, salt marshes, mud…

Activities: Culture & Museums

The Coos Art Museum Presents the 22nd Annual Maritime Art Exhibition: July 11, 2015 – September 26,2015 “A converted post office from the Art Deco area, the Coos Art Museum is an unexpected treasure.” – Review on Trip…

Activities: Culture & Museums

Without question, one of the best kept secrets on Oregon’s South Coast is the Coos Art Museum (CAM). For nearly 50 years, CAM has been a vital part of the state’s cultural landscape providing countless opportunities for the many…

Activities: Culture & Museums

Two of Coos Bay’s most treasured landmarks were featured recently on KCBY’s Western Oregon Living hosted by Sabrina Reese! The television host paid a visit and explored  our beloved historic Egyptian Theatre and it’s infamous…