Museum of Science and Industry
Oregon Museum of Science and Industry © M.O. Stevens
The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, affectionately known as OMSI, is a feast of fun for young and old. It includes fascinating permanent exhibits dealing with maths, science and technology, and laboratories where children can undertake science experiments. The complex also contains a planetarium (one of the most technologically advanced in the country), the Omnimax theatre, and the submarine USS Blueback, which featured in the popular movie, Hunt for Red October. The museum also hosts a plethora of interesting temporary exhibitions. The museum is captivating for the whole family and a great Portland attraction for a rainy day.