A Zoo In Milwaukie?

Dance hall, bowling alley, amusement park and yes, even a zoo!

The Original Max Line!

Long before light rail as we know it we had the trolley!

Boats on Main Street?

The 1964 Flood brought the highest river levels in history

Explosives?

Yep, explosives played a big part in Milwaukie becoming a city!

What's At The Museum?

You have no idea just how unique Milwaukie really is…..

THE MUSEUM

Located in the historic George Wise House, which was moved to the present location in 1973 under the guidance of Society President and acting curator Christa McDonald, with the help of the community, has a long history. READ MORE

HISTORICAL SOCIETY

In 1937 the Milwaukie Historical Society was formed to record and preserve the history of Milwaukie Oregon and the surrounding area. The society hosted potluck dinners, Historical talks, exhibits of historical artifacts and other social events. READ MORE

GET INVOLVED

We have lots of ways to get involved with the Milwaukie Museum. From volunteers, memberships and corporate sponsors ether are many ways that you can help us maintain our rich history in the Northwest! READ MORE

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COME AND SEE FOR YOURSELF!

The Museum is open every Saturday from 1pm-5pm

 

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Milwaukie Museum

3737 SE Adams St • Milwaukie, OR 97222