History & Art
Otters, porcupines, owls, oh my! Encounter wildlife up close, explore the history and culture of the wild West and take in beautiful art. The High Desert Museum is a cultural gem set on 135 acres of awe. It’s no wonder visitors voted us one of the best things to do in Bend Oregon!
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us online on Saturday, August 28 for an entertaining program, live and silent auctions, a raffle and more surprises at our annual fundraiser. FREE for individuals, friends and family! Help make this year’s High Desert Rendezvous and success and share this event with all your friends. Stay tuned for more details and auction previews. (more…)
Art, Natural History
In Time's Hum
Go on a deep exploration of the art, intricacy and importance of pollination by visual artist jasna guy and entomologist Lincoln Best.
Natural History, Art
Dam It! Beavers and Us
Explore an important member of the order Rodentia and the interrelationship of people, beavers and the landscape.
What do ancient pieces of cooled magma from the Moon and Mars have in common with samples from an eruption of Oregon’s Lava Butte only 7,000 years ago? Discover the hidden art of igneous rocks from Oregon and other planets in our solar system in a Museum exhibit.