The Oregon Zoo is a world within itself, featuring more than 2,000 animals within habitats reflecting a wide range of different continents and ecosystems. Here, you will engage and come closer than ever before to truly amazing creatures and how they live.
Acclaimed as one of the most authentic Japanese gardens outside of Japan, the Portland Japanese Garden is a 12.4-acre haven of tranquil beauty nestled in the scenic west hills of Portland. It is a true architectural representation of nature and Japanese culture.
If you have a curiosity, Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is for you. As one of the nation’s leading science museums, it offers five enormous halls with hundreds of interactive exhibits and displays. After dark events include beer and wine for those 21 and over.
Soaring 1,000 feet above the city's skyline, Pittock Mansion tells Portland’s story. Built in 1914, Pittock Mansion offers a breathtaking viewpoint and is full of rich history of one of Portland’s first and most influential families.
Big Al’s has become a favorite among locals, featuring the latest arcade games, the most bowling lanes, the region’s largest HD projection screens and stadium-style sports bars. For families and sports enthusiasts, Big Al's means a great time with great food.
Explore the many faces of the internationally renowned Portland Art Museum, known for special exhibitions drawn from the world's finest public and private collections.
Housing the most extensive collection of state historical material, Oregon Historical Society tells the state's story, from its earliest people to the present day.
As a creative wonder right in the middle of downtown Portland, Lan Su Chinese Garden is based on a 2,000-year-old Chinese tradition melding art, architecture, design and nature in perfect harmony. It is one of the most authentic Chinese gardens outside of China.
Perfect for the whole family, rain or shine, Portland Spirit River Cruises take visitors along the Willamette River for a spectacular, leisurely view of Portland and its many bridges. Meal cruises feature fresh local cuisine and entertainment.
Enjoy a distinctly Portland experience at Portland Saturday Market, one of the nation’s largest weekly open-air arts and crafts markets. Shop for unique creations made by the people who sell them, while enjoying live music and international snacks.
Portland’s International Rose Test Garden is the oldest official continuously operated public rose test garden in the country. Known as the Portland Rose Garden, hundreds of thousands of visitors from around the world come to enjoy spectacular views of downtown and Mount Hood.
Each year, The Grotto welcomes 300,000 visitors, providing a spiritual and peaceful retreat for all faiths and all walks of life. Internationally renowned as a Catholic shrine and botanical garden, the 62-acre site is just minutes from downtown Portland.