Memorial Association



713 Center Street Oregon City, OR  97045 USA


The mission of the McLoughlin Memorial Association is to assist in the promotion of Dr. John McLoughlin and his associates through education, interpretation, preservation, respect, and appreciation of our heritage.

News and Events

The McLoughlin and Barclay Houses will reopen on February 15, 2019 at 10 am.


NOTE: Expected upgrades to McLoughlin House may result in cancellation and/or change of venue for some events scheduled for late 2019. Check Facebook for schedule and/or location updates.



      15: House reopens after winter closure

      16: Celebration of Oregon's 160th birthday.



      9: Victorian Craft Demonstration

             ( Scissor Case )



      13: Victorian Craft Demonstration: 12-3pm

             ( May Day baskets and flowers )

      27: Quarterly meeting - 10am - Barclay House.



      National Historic Preservation Month - "This Place Matters".

      2: Dine-out Fundraiser at Mike's Drive-In - In OC. -- All day - must use coupon sent via email or picked up at the Barclay House (call for more information)

      11: Victorian Craft Demonstration 12-3pm

             ( Rag Curled Hair Demonstration )

      18: Founders Day Celebration - Ice Cream Social Fundraiser 11am - 3pm



      8: Victorian Craft Demonstration: 12-3pm

             ( Paper Dolls )

      21-22: Oregon City Heritage Days - Open House



      13: First City Festival - Downtown Oregon City

      13: Victorian Craft Demonstration: 12-3pm

             ( Lavender Wands & Sachets )

      27: Quarterly Meeting - 10am - Barclay House



      10: Heritage Antiques & Uniques Sale on Rose Farm lawn. Event Cancelled.

      10: Annual Plunder Sale - 415 Jefferson Street - All day - Houses open

      10: Victorian Craft Demonstration: 12-3pm

           ( Beaded Flowers )



      12: Dine-out Fundraiser at Mike's Drive-In - In OC. -- All day - must use coupon sent via email or picked up at the Barclay House (call for more information)

      14: Victorian Craft Demonstration: 12-3pm

           ( Tassels )



      12: Victorian Craft Demonstration: 12-3pm

             ( Wool Rugs )

      19: Dr. McLoughlin's 235th birthday celebration

      26: Quarterly Meeting - 10am



      9: Victorian Craft Demonstration: 12-3pm

             ("Etui" - Custom Box to hold supplies )



      7: Heritage Holiday, Celebrating Oregon City's 175th Birthday. Treats & more.

          Houses Close after this event.

McLoughlin House Hours:


Friday and Saturday

 10:00 am to 4:00 pm


     713 Center Street, Oregon City, Oregon


     Tours begin next door at the Barclay House. Admission is free.


   The McLoughlin House can be accessed by guided tours only. Tours take approximately 45 minutes.


   Tours are 15 minutes after the hour with the last tour at 3pm. Gift shop open all day.


   At this time, wheelchair accessibility to the McLoughlin House is limited due to two entry stairs.


   For additional information or reservations, required only for groups of 10 people or more email




In the Historic Forbes Barclay house,

719 Center, Oregon City

(Next door to the McLoughlin House

Open 10am - 4pm Fridays & Saturdays


Specializing in

*Oregon Trail Diaries/Oregon History/prints of Original Photos

*Victorian Handicrafts (Wonder what people did before cable TV?)

*National Park Passport Stamps

*Replica Toys/Old fashioned Candies and...

*Raffle tickets to win a real Pendleton Blanket

*MMA members receive 10% off Gift Store purchases


All proceeds go to support:

The McLoughlin House/Barclay House/Holmes House

The National Park Site & McLoughlin Memorial Association


The McLoughlin Memorial Association © 2014

P.O. Box 3261, Oregon City, OR 97045