Pamplin Collection – Exhibit 2011

We are pleased to share with you the 2012 catalog of the Pamplin Collection. We have selected just a few dozen of the 106,200 objects from this constantly growing assemblage of artistic masterpieces and iconic artifacts of history from Asia, Europe, and the Americas. Many more hundreds of pieces are accessible for viewing through the Collection’s website, www.pamplincollection.org, which we invite you to visit.  While objects from the Pamplin Collection are no longer available for loan, guests are occasionally invited to visit the Collection’s annual exhibit, which is illustrated in our website.  Further, the Collection’s curators are available to visit museums to present objects from our holdings.

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R2 Ranch – 4-H Event

Honoring Central Oregon’s rich ranching heritage, Dr. Robert Pamplin Jr. and the R2 Ranch organizes, hosts, and promotes a 4-H Rodeo Events every year for the benefit and training of local 4-H Clubs and their members. The Rodeo is fun for the whole family and includes races and other equestrian competitions. Take a look at the 2018 event in this video.

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Shaniko

Shaniko, Oregon first inhabited in 1862, and incorporated in 1901, was once a valuable transportation hub of Central Oregon. In the first decade of the 20th century, Shaniko was known as the “Wool Capital of the World” and was the center of a 20,000 square mile wool, wheat, cattle and sheep production. Now know as one of “Oregon’s Ghost Towns” Shaniko attracts tourists and curiosity seekers. Take a tour of this storied town in our video presentation.

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R2 Ranch, The best of the best

Located in beautiful Central Oregon near the town of Madras, the 60,000 acre R2 Ranch is a picture of productivity and rich diversity.
The ranch, which is 30 miles long and 15 miles wide in places, includes recreation areas, a bounty of wildlife, and comprehensive rangeland and water management plans. R2 Ranch is is also holds a place in the storied history of Oregon, being an important for stop for stagecoaches and freight wagons. Take a tour of this spectacular ranch in this video presentation.

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Amazing Gardens of Oregon – Part 1

Japanese Gardens

Dr. Robert B. Pamplin, Jr., and his wife Marilyn have carefully planned and intentionally designed every aspect of these gardens.

Located in the Portland metropolitan area, thousands of meticulously cared for plants and flowers are combined to create these harmonious gardens.

We hope you enjoy your virtual visit to the Japanese Gardens inside Pamplin’s Amazing Gardens of Orego

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Amazing Gardens of Oregon – Part 2

Our Colorful Garden

Dr. Robert B. Pamplin, Jr., and his wife Marilyn have carefully planned and intentionally designed every aspect of these gardens.

Located in the Portland metropolitan area, thousands of meticulously cared for plants and flowers are combined to create these harmonious gardens.

We hope you enjoy your virtual visit to Our Colorful Gardens inside Pamplin’s Amazing Gardens of Oregon.

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