Over 100,000 artifacts, illustrating the lives of indigenous tribes from North and South America, are on display with the primary focus on Native American tribes. Collections dating from 12,000 years ago include thousands of arrowheads, obsidian knives, spear points, primitive ancient stone tools, native clothing, intricate bead work, basketry, pottery and more.
Among the ancient artifacts, you will find original paintings by many famous western artists, including the original oil “The Scouts” by Charles M. Russell. You will also find original paintings by John Clymer, Frank McCarthy and many more, who tell in their own artistic style, the story of the west.
2018 Art Show - "Call for Artists"
The 2018 Favell Museum Art Show & Sale, an annual juried art show featuring wall art and sculpture, will open September 14, 2018. If you are an artist interested in applying to be part of the show, please refer back to our website near the end of January, when more information will be available regarding the show and the application process!
Get a glimpse at what the Favell Museum has to offer in this informative video by Discover Klamath.
A real treasure. The Favell Museum is a wonderful, classy, small museum of Native American Artifacts and Western Art. The collections are remarkable, indeed. A 12,000- year-old Clovis Point; one of the largest arrowhead collections in the world, including a small, but “oh my!” fire opal point; a mind boggling beaded Sioux cradleboard; a significant collection of working miniature guns; and on and on.
The Favell Museum ...
… is dedicated to the Indians who roamed and loved this land before the coming of the white man and to those artists who truly portray the inherited beauty which surrounds us. Their artifacts and art are an important part of the heritage of the West. – Gene & Winifred Favell, Favell Museum Founders
Winter Hours (in effect): Wednesday – Saturday from 10 AM to 4 PM • Closed Sunday – Tuesday
Address: 125 West Main Street, Klamath Falls, OR 97601