Portland Sights

Advertisement

Guidebooks

Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI)

Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) Review

Hundreds of hands-on exhibits draw families to this interactive science museum, which also has an Omnimax theater and the Northwest's largest planetarium. The many permanent and touring exhibits are loaded with enough hands-on play for kids to fill a whole day exploring robotics, ecology, rockets, computers, animation, and outer space. Moored in the Willamette River as part of the museum is a 240-foot submarine, the USS Blueback, which can be toured for an extra charge.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 1945 SE Water Ave., Hosford-Abernathy Southeast, Portland, OR 97214 | Map It
  • Phone: 503/797–4000; 800/955–6674
  • Cost: Museum $12, planetarium $5.75, Omnimax $8.50, submarine $5.75. Combined ticket $21
  • Hours: Mid-June–Labor Day, daily 9:30–7; day after Labor Day–mid-June, daily 9:30–5:30
  • Website:
  • Location: Southeast
Updated: 05-20-2013

Fodorite Reviews

Be the first to review this property

Advertisement

Travel Deals in Portland

View all travel deals
* Some taxes, fees additional

View more trip reports

  • Where to go in Maine?

    Hello Fodorites....we live in NY and want to take a long weekend in Maine this summer....it's on our "to do" list and we've just never gotten to it. No idea where to go though....looking for lake, trees Read more

View more travel discussions

· News & Features

View more blog stories