School Tours at The History Museum are a great way to create excitement in your classroom and develop a passion for history in students. The museum education team will work directly with you to create a unique and fulfilling field trip for you and your students based on topic interest, age and class size. Tours are designed to be interactive, and include multiple hands-on experiences. Below are just a few of the types of tours offered, but we are happy to adapt programs to fit your needs. Tour tips and recommendations are available to download at the bottom of the page. The History Museum charges $1 per student for tours.

The following is a listing of possible tours:

Teacher Directed Tour
Museum Guided Tour (can be focused on a particular theme of Hood River County, including but not limited to Native American Culture, Early Settlers, Logging and Timber, Agriculture, the Hood River Japanese American Experience, and Recreation)
Photo Scavenger Hunt
Research and Archives Tour

We are always happy to work with you to tailor school trips to your students’ needs. To schedule a trip or find out more information, contact the Education and Volunteer Coordinator, at or 541-386-6772.