Cargo—Lewis & Clark Expedition  >
A unique exhibit focusing on the extensive equipment and supplies carried on their perilous journey
Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area  >
Interactive displays bring to life the cataclysmic volcanoes, raging floods, and 10,000 years of cultural history
Ice Age Exhibit  >
Featuring a life-size, 13-foot Columbian Mammoth, learn about mega mammals, human migration, and Ice Age Theories
Wasco County Past and Present   >
From missionaries, cavalry, and settlers to modern sustainable agriculture, explore what was once the largest county in the nation
Collections at the Discovery Center   >
Extensive historic photograph database more
Baskets of the Pacific Northwest database more
Explore the library, document collections, and genealogical files more
The Raptor Experience—Birds of Prey  >
Learn about hawks, falcons, owls and eagles in live raptor shows geared for all ages.
Nature Walk & Plant Restorations   >
Explore 5 acres of indigenous blooming plants. Paved trails include Columbia River scenic overlooks and access to the Riverfront Trail
Education Programs and Tour Groups   >
School programs available on-site and through distance education.  Discounts available for self-guided tour groups of all ages
Planning Your Visit   >
Map out your visit to the Discovery Center with inside tips, driving directions, hours, amenities
Event Rentals and Catering   >
Plan your next business or social function, large or small, at the Discovery Center and enjoy on-site catering to make your event special
Open 11-3 Tuesday through Sunday.
Become a Member   >
Enjoy unlimited visits, café and store discounts, and invitations to special events
Donate Online & Receive Your Tax Credit  >
Show your support with a tax-deductible donation and incentives for Oregon residents
Join Us on Facebook   >
Stay up-to-date on events happening at the Discovery Center.
Events Calendar
Buck Brush Bramble
Golf Tournament

Tuesday, August 19, shotgun start 9am
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Monday, September 8, 6:30pm
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Friday, September 12, 6pm
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Saturday, October 4, doors open 5:30pm
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