Columbia Pacific Heritage Museum is just s.e. of US 101 at 115 S.E. Lake St. The museum explores the region's rich history. Exhibits include Chinook Indian and local industrial artifacts as well as a model of an early 20th-century seaside town, a working replica of a narrow gauge railway, an 1889 Pullman passenger railcar and a 30-foot Monomy surf boat. Temporary displays are rotated quarterly.