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  • Eat Mobile
    Eat Mobile in Portland on April 27, 2014
    Come celebrate Portland's innovative and extensive food cart scene on April 27, 2014 at Willamette Week's Seventh Annual Eat Mobile. From 2:30pm to 6 pm (pre-tasting from 1pm to 2:30 pm), feast on treats from more than 30 of Willamette...
  • Mummies of the World
    OMSI hosts "Mummies of the World" exhibit
    Ever want to see an Egyptian cat mummy close up? Or learn about how a body can be mummified within a peat bog? You can do these things and more at the Mummies of the World exhibit happening now at OMSI.The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry ...
  • OMSI SCIENCE PUB
    Upcoming Events at The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry: Oct.31-Nov.9
    The last Wednesday in a calendar month is always reserved for OMSI After Dark and this one is no different. However, this being October 31st there will be a bit more excitement in the air, Halloween at OMSI will be celebrated with a flourish of...
  • RACE: Are We So Different?
    Upcoming Events at The Oregon Museum Of Science and Industry
    On exhibit is, RACE: Are We Really So Different?”, an anthropological representation that also takes in to account biological, cultural and historical points of view. Probably the most interesting question it raises is the general...
  • For the love of science at OMSI
    For the love of science at OMSI
    Need a learning outing without it seeming to be a learning experience? Head to OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)! The hands-on approach not only teaches kids and adults about the different facets of science, but also makes for excellent...
  • The bagdad Theater at Night
    Science Pubs in Portland, Not For the Average Museum Goer
    Physics has a basis in our everyday lives.It hasan effect on everything we do from birth to death and possibly beyond, it is certainly a science to be reckoned with. Besides the limited understanding we all glean from episodes of “The Big...
  • Simply Beautiful
    Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder
    Now showing from July to mid-February at OMSI, National Geographic’s: Simply Beautiful!Simply Beautiful is a look at fifty different photos from some of the famous photographers from National Geographic. Each photo shows you something...
  • OMSI celebrating food sustainability with free 'Dirt to Dinner Event'
    OMSI celebrates food sustainability with free 'Dirt to Dinner Event'
    This weekend, August 4 and 5, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., OMSI will be celebrating food sustainability with its Dirt to Dinner Event. The public is invited to join-in by attending the bilingual festival free of charge. Attendees will be able to...
  • ISMO memorabilia.
    Meet Ismo!
    The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry has a mascot! His name is Ismo, he was actually first introduced in 1957.Ismo was created by Mo Martindale who used to work for Walt Disney as a cartoonist.Originally created as a way to get children...
  • The weekend ahead for canoeing, vegan showdown, and geek dad day
    The weekend ahead for canoeing, vegan showdown, and geek dad day
    Looking for a family outing? How about some adult time? Check out the options for the weekend of June 16-June 17, 2012, which includes canoeing, vegan scramble tasting, beer and cheese festival, and a day out with dad.Saturday, June 16,...
  • OMSI 101-Bright lights in the sky tonight
    OMSI 101-Bright lights in the sky tonight
    Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Are the aliens attacking? No, not at all, those bright objects are the Space Shuttle Discovery and the International Space Station. Watch for Discovery at 7:25 p.m. rising above the WSW horizon, moving toward the SSE;...