Discover Springfield’s unique history

The Springfield Museum is an educational institution authorized by the City of Springfield, Oregon to acquire, preserve, and interpret materials that illustrate the history and development of the City of Springfield, the surrounding rural areas of East Lane County, and the state of Oregon. We feature rotating art and historical exhibits, permanent exhibit displays, and provide additional educational programming for our community throughout the year. As one of Lane County’s FREE museums, our exhibits and programming provide an outstanding value for our community.


Welcome to the Springfield Museum!

Open Tues – Thurs 11am – 4pm
Friday 11am – 6pm
Saturday 10am – 4pm
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Free admission.


The Springfield Museum is seeking a qualified candidate for Executive Director.  The successful candidate will bring leadership experience in fundraising, grant writing, marketing, financial management, operations; a background in museum or collections management; and an ability to work cooperatively with community leaders, Board of Directors, staff and volunteers.

Full time position.  Bachelor’s or Master’s degree preferred or experience in a related field.  Salary depending on qualifications.  National criminal background check for chosen candidate.  Performance review 90 days after hire.  Open until 5pm PST on June 30, 2017.

The full position description is available here.

Send resume and cover letter to


Current Exhibits

Presenting We Are Neighbors, created by CALC and SURJ, and When Springfield Was Young, in partnership with the Springfield Historic Commission. As always, admission is completely free!


Online Collections

We are committed to enhancing access to our archives and collection. The Springfield Museum’s Online Collections are available for you to view anytime. Check back often as we add to this collection over the next year. 


Support the Museum

Through generous support and donations, the Springfield Museum is able to provide free programs, services and historical education to our local community. Find out more about giving opportunities for individuals and businesses.