Arts & Culture

Playing a violin


Creative experiences take center stage. Music, dance, and theater. Art and natural history museums. The Oregon Bach Festival and the Craft Center. There’s always something to inspire your creativity at the University of Oregon.

Artwork in the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art
Discovering masterpieces at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art

International cultures come alive through engaging exhibitions and significant collections of art. It’s a welcoming destination for discovery. And an educational experience centered on artistic expression that deepens the understanding of the human condition.

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Inspiring research at the Museum of Natural and Cultural History

The premier natural and cultural history museum in Oregon. It encourages the stewardship of history through research, preservation, and education. Home to hundreds of thousands of ethnographic and archaeological objects, fossils, and biological specimens from Oregon, the Pacific Northwest, and the world.

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Conductor and an orchestra
Showcasing a master at the Oregon Bach Festival

An unequaled environment of performance, discovery, and community. Showcasing an innovative repertoire of traditional masterpieces with an eclectic range of programming. All the while celebrating the legacy of Johann Sebastian Bach.

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