SCHOOL & GROUP EVENT RESERVATIONS:
Thank you for your interest in coming to the End of the Oregon Trail. Our focus is to give your students an interactive, hands on experience at the End of the Oregon Trail Center. Your visit to the Oregon Trail Center and Country Store includes an orientation to the Oregon Trail, displays and artifacts to view and read, along with 19th century hands on activities such as pioneer puzzles, dress up, and laundry. Your interpretive guide in period attire will share stories and information about the Oregon Trail and early life in Oregon City. End your visit with time spent on Abernethy Green playing pioneer games such as “graces” and “gunny sack races”. Enjoy your own sack lunches in our covered picnic shelter. School visit content is based on the Oregon Department of Education Content Standards.
School/ Student Group Programs for 2013-2014
Basic Program -- 1hr and 30 minutes --$4.50 a student / Minimum $90.00 per group
*This program is only available for groups 64 students or under. Due to the time needed to accommodate the increase number of students, larger groups may come on separate days or choose the Extended Program, to accommodate adequate time.
* Program Includes: Historically Clothed Interpreter (40 min): Presentation
Choice of 2 Stations (20 minutes): Butter, Candle, Dress Up, Letter Writing
Packing the Wagon Experience (20 Minutes)
Basic Program with Movie -- 2 hours --$6.00 a student / Minimum $120.00 per group
* Program available to groups 64 students or under. Due to the time needed to accommodate the increase number of students, larger groups are scheduled on separate days or choose the Extended Program.
Intermediate Program -- 2 hours --$6.00 a student / Minimum $120.00 per group
Program available to groups 64 students or under. Due to the time needed to accommodate the increase number of students, larger groups are scheduled on separate days or choose the Extended Program.
* Program Includes: Historically Clothed Interpreter: Presentation/Tour Museum (1 hour)
All Stations: Butter, Candle, Dress Up, Letter Writing (40 minutes)
Packing the Wagon Experience (20 minutes)
Extended Program / Large groups -- 3 hours -- $9.00 a student, Minimum $180.00 per group
* This program is available for groups 128 students or under. Due to the time needed to accommodate the increase number of students, larger groups will be scheduled to come on separate days.
* Program Includes: Basic Program (1 hr. and 30 minutes)+ Movie (30 min) + Time with Master Gardeners (30 min)
Adult / Senior Group Programs for 2013-2014
Adult / Senior Program -- 1 hour and 30 minutes -- $10.00 a person / Minimum $200.00 per group
* It includes a Presentation/Tour of the Museum (1 hour) + Movie (30 minutes)
Adult / Senior Program with Master Gardeners -- 2 hour program --$14.00 a person / Minimum $280.00 per group
*It includes a Presentation/Tour of the Museum (1 hour) + Movie (30 minutes) + visit with our Master Gardeners (30 min)
We hope you will also enjoy the resources available at the Mt. Hood Territory Visitor Center, an Oregon State Welcome Center, where you will find brochures, books and assistance from our friendly staff with planning the rest of your adventure around Oregon City, Clackamas County and more.
Facility Rental: Events, Business Meetings, Workshops, Lectures and more
Visitor Center: The wrap-around windows and sky lights offer a bright, warm inviting space for guests. With a Welcome Desk, TV with Blu-ray DVD capability, two tables and twelve chairs this space lends itself well for many types of gatherings.
Beginning of the Journey – Wagon I: Is a bright large open space adjacent to the Hallway – this space lends itself to many types of events with space for greeting area, meeting, and refreshment station.
“Henderson Farm” – outpost: This space has a cozy atmosphere with the “Farm / Barn” motif.
Theater: The theater has 80 seats, 4 handicap accessible spaces, and two benches that seat approximately 10 people each. In addition to the “Bound for Oregon” movie, there is Blu - Ray DVD, PowerPoint, and Microphone capabilities; perfect for workshops, lectures and classroom settings.
End of the Journey – Wagon III: This space has Blu-ray DVD and PowerPoint capabilities and bench seating for approximately 60 people.
All spaces on the EOT site have WI-FI access. Each event is customized and priced accordingly. Please fill out the "Event Reservation Form" below for reserving an event rental space.
MAKE YOUR SCHOOL AND/OR EVENT RESERVATION BELOW
After we receive your request, a History Interpreter will contact you directly to help customize your visit. For more information, please email us here . We look forward to seeing you!
Due to the increased interest in our program it is imperative to send in the deposit by the due date on your invoice. If the deposit is not received we will move your reservation to the waiting list.