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Museum of Science and Industry

Oregon Museum of Science and Industry © M.O. Stevens
Oregon Museum of Science and Industry © M.O. Stevens

Affectionately known as OMSI, the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry 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. There's also the Omnimax theatre and the USS Blueback submarine. The museum also hosts a plethora of interesting temporary exhibitions, proving captivating for the whole family and a great Portland attraction for a rainy day.

Website: www.omsi.edu