High Desert Museum

The High Desert Museum is one of the top things to do in Bend, Oregon, and is popular for a good reason. This museum explains the history of the high desert area surrounding Bend with topics ranging from animals of this biome to Native American life and more.

When you visit High Desert Museum you can get up close and personal with animals such as the American Pronghorn, addax, and Asian Markhors. There are multiple programs and exhibits created to teach children about nature and animals in an educational yet fun way. High Desert Museum even has a children's play area filled with games and toys to keep the young ones entertained while touring High Desert Museum.

High Desert Museum is a Great Place to Visit

High Desert Museum has multiple exhibits and programs throughout the year, so check out their website for more information! Make sure to view their guidelines for visiting.

Where to Stay in Bend Oregon

After a day of exploring the High Desert Museum, relax and rejuvenate in the comfort of your guestroom at Riverhouse on the Deschutes.   We offer charming rooms and suites, with picturesque views of The Riverhouse white watercourse, the Cascade Mountain Range, or our two luscious outdoor courtyards.   Visit our website to book your Bend Oregon stay.