Brooks Historical Society
3995 Brooklake Road
PO Box 9265
Brooks, OR 97305
Phone (503) 390-0698 (message)
Brooks Historical Society is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit corporation. The objective
of the Brooks Historical Society and Depot Museum is to educate and stimulate an
interest in and knowledge of the history of Brooks, Oregon, and the surrounding
Founded in 1986, the Society began exhibiting local historical artifacts at Steam-Up that same year. In 1989 they moved the 1900 Southern Pacific Brooks Depot building onto the grounds of Antique Powerland. Needed restoration work preserved the ambiance of the Agent�s Office and the Freight Room. These rooms now house a permanent collection of railroad, transportation, agriculture and domestic artifacts as well as local genealogy.
The Brooks Historical Society meets at the Brooks Depot Museum, located at Antique Powerland on the first Saturday of each month at 10:00 a.m.
From I-5 take Exit 263-go west approximately 1/4 mile to Antique Powerland, 3995 Brooklake Road, Brooks, OR97303.
Map to Antique Powerland,
Map of the grounds of Antique Powerland
Adult $15.00 Student $5.00 (Elementary and High School) Business $35.00
$30.00 per hour, 50 cents copies, Shipping fees apply.
Antique Powerland , established 1970, is a 63 acre heritage site with 15 member museums just � mile west of I-5 at Exit 263. It was originally established by a group of enthusiasts dedicated to the preservation,
restoration and operation of steam powered equipment, antique farm machinery and implements. Today, it encompasses an impressive collection of museums dedicated to preserving Oregon�s rich
agricultural heritage. Visit www.antiquepowerland.com