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MUSEUM OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK!!   Beginning Memorial Day weekend, the Museum will open seven days a week 10 AM to 4 PM. "Summer Hours" will last through the Cranberry Festival weekend.

Executive Director Judy Knox to retire; New Executive Director Gayle Propeck Nix selected    "Click Here to Read About It!"

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Historical Photographs

The Museum has thousands of photographs of the area. Click below to view a few of them here and visit us to see more.

Bandon Exhibits

Exhibits are refreshed each year and range from Bandon's Native American community to recent times.

Bandon History

Click below for a timeline of Bandon's history and read about some of the interesting stories of Bandon and its people.

Thank You!

Clcik below to learn about our Sponsors, Donors, Granting Organizations, Volunteers, and Members who are so vital in making the Museum a success!

Museum News

Museum events and activities that may be of interest to you and your family can be found here. Click below to check them frequently.

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Visit or call our Gift Shop today! Send a bit of Bandon to a friend or bring it into your home.

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Volunteer Opportunities

The Society and museum always need volunteers to help with the front desk, work on displays, repair and maintain the building and more.

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Current Newsletter

View the most recent Bandon Light newsletter. Older newsletters are archived in the Museum News section along with a blog of recent museum news.

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