Eugene Area Attractions

Eugene’s location in the Willamette Valley means we are surrounded by natural beauty. Here are some of our favorite spots to explore, each listed with the distance to our Eugene, Oregon office.

Alton Baker Park

Tourist attraction, Park
Alton Baker Park, 100 Day Island Rd, Eugene, OR 97401
This 373 acre park offers a boat launch, fishing, trails, a dog park, a playground & picnic sites.

Eugene Science Center

Tourist attraction, Museum, Planetarium, Science museum
Eugene Science Center, 2300 Leo Harris Pkwy, Eugene, OR 97401
Kid-focused museum featuring rotating hands-on science exhibits & a planetarium.

Maude Kerns Art Center

Tourist attraction, Art center
Maude Kerns Art Center, 1910 E 15th Ave, Eugene, OR 97403
Classes in pottery, painting & drawing provided in a former chapel with gallery space for local art.

Museum of Natural and Cultural History

Tourist attraction, Book store, Children’s museum, Cultural center, Gift shop, Science museum, Museum
Museum of Natural and Cultural History, 1680 E 15th Ave, Eugene, OR 97401
Small museum affiliated with the U of O showcasing ancient NW peoples & animals, geology & botany.

Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art

Tourist attraction, Art gallery, Museum, Public university, Art museum
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, 1430 Johnson Lane, Eugene, OR 97403
University art museum since 1933 known for its Asian & Northwest art collections.

Shelton McMurphey Johnson House

Market District
Tourist attraction, Museum
Shelton McMurphey Johnson House, 303 Willamette St, Eugene, OR 97401
Castle-like Victorian mansion built in 1888 offering regular tours & holiday formal teas.

Island Park

Tourist attraction, Drinking water fountain, Fishing pond, Picnic ground, Playground, Public bathroom, Park
Island Park, 200 W B St, Springfield, OR 97477

Eugene, Cascades & Coast Visitor Center – Travel Lane County

West Eugene
Tourist information center, Visitor center
Eugene, Cascades & Coast Visitor Center - Travel Lane County, 754 Olive St, Eugene, OR 97401

Owen Rose Garden

Tourist attraction, Garden, Botanical garden
Owen Rose Garden, 300 N Jefferson St, Eugene, OR 97402
Pretty park with floral displays, picnic areas, biking & pedestrian paths & a performance space.

Springfield History Museum

Tourist attraction, Art center, Art museum, Historical place, Historical landmark, Local history museum
Springfield History Museum, 590 Main St, Springfield, OR 97477

Lane County History Museum

West Eugene
Tourist attraction, Historical society, Museum, Non-profit organization, History museum
Lane County History Museum, 740 W 13th Ave, Eugene, OR 97402

Delta Ponds

Tourist attraction, Park
Delta Ponds, 640 Goodpasture Island Rd, Eugene, OR 97401
This natural wetlands area is a popular destination for bird-watching, fishing, biking & hiking.

West Eugene Wetlands

Tourist attraction, Park
West Eugene Wetlands, 435 Bailey Hill Rd, Eugene, OR 97402
A vast preserve of natural wetlands & uplands offering walking trails, biking & wildlife-watching.

Weyerhaeuser-McKenzie Natural Area Park

Tourist attraction, Park
Weyerhaeuser-McKenzie Natural Area Park, 3809 Marcola Rd, Springfield, OR 97477

Cascades Raptor Center

Tourist attraction, Nature preserve, Zoo
Cascades Raptor Center, 32275 Fox Hollow Rd, Eugene, OR 97405
Nature center displaying nearly 50 birds of prey in big outdoor aviaries, plus a wildlife hospital.

Mount Pisgah Arboretum

Tourist attraction, Festival, Hiking area, Park, Arboretum, Wedding venue
Mount Pisgah Arboretum, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd, Eugene, OR 97405
Living tree museum on 209 acres of riverside woods with trails & an annual mushroom festival.

Howard Buford Park

Tourist attraction, Hiking area, Park, Wildlife refuge
Howard Buford Park, 34901 Frank Parrish Rd, Eugene, OR 97405

Hileman Landing

Tourist attraction, Park
Hileman Landing, Junction City, OR 97448

Thurston Hills Natural Area

Tourist attraction, Park
Thurston Hills Natural Area, Springfield, OR 97478

Oregon Air and Space Museum

Tourist attraction, History museum
Oregon Air and Space Museum, 90377 Boeing Dr, Eugene, OR 97402
Small aerospace-history museum at the Eugene Airport with many vintage planes & models on display.
We're having technical difficulties with our phones. Click here to message us.