Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Portland is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Portland a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Portland.
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3229 NW Pittock Dr, Portland, OR 97210, United States
11:00 am - 04:00 pm
The Pittock mansion is a beautiful architectural structure that was home to the pioneers of Portland. The Pittock Mansion reflects life how it was hundreds of years back from the perspective of the Portland pioneers. It’s a French Renaissance styled chateau whose interiors reflect the architectural style of Victorian Turkish and French forms....
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1219 SW Park Ave, Portland, OR 97205, United States
10:00 am - 08:00 pm
Portland Art museum, also known as the Portland museum of art (PMA) is an old renowned museum with an extensive collection of contemporary art, remarkable holdings of Maine art, exhibitions, commendable American and European art work and a lot more. The museum exhibits an unparalleled display of antique ...
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8840 NE Skidmore St, Portland, OR 97220, United States
09:00 am - 06:30 pm
The Grotto - National Sanctuary of Our Sorrowful Mother is a sacred shrine to the catholic community worldwide. However, anyone seeking peace and tranquility is welcome to the blessed place. The highlight of the grotto is a cave beautifully carved into a rock that is 110 feet tall. The grotto occupies 62 acres and is decorated with about 100 statue...
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8600 NW Bridge Ave Portland, OR 97203 United States
St. Johns Bridge is a steel suspension bridge that was built across the Willamette River in the city of Portland in the year 1931. This iconic piece of architecture is designated as a historical landmark in the city. A relaxing walk or a pleasant drive over this bridge would lead you to the historic downtown where the magnificent Cathedral Park and...
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1200 SW Park Ave, Portland, OR 97205
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Created in 1898, this fascinating Museum should probably be your first stop in Oregon before you go visiting the rest of the state. it does a wonderful job of conveying the state's identity to you. There are over 85,000 artefacts here, the most famous of which includes the Portland Penny, which was used to decide the city's name; Captain Robe...
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801 SW 10th Ave, Portland, OR 97205, United States
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Multnomah County Central Library is a room filled with knowledge and open to sharing its knowledge in the form of books and computers. The library is a wide and well maintained hall with brilliant staff and comfortable seating. You can choose your preferred read and spend some time in peace exploring the book.
The library also has a café you...
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1120 SW 5th Ave, Portland, OR 97210
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Squatting above the entrance of the Portland Building is the Portlandia sculpture. It is the second largest copper repose statue in the country after the Statue of Liberty. It's supposed to be the anthropomorphic representation of the city. The statue is of 34 feet height and weighs almost 6000 kilograms. If standing the woman would be 50 feet high...
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SW 3rd Ave & Clay St, Portland, OR 97201
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
The park is named in honour of the head of the Portland development Commission from 1958 to 1972. The main attraction here is the beautiful concrete water fountain designed by Angela Danadjieva who was inspired by the formation of the waterfalls in the Columbia River Gorge. More than 13000 gallons of water cascade through the waterfall every minute...
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198 SW Naito Pkwy, Portland, OR 97204
11:00 am - 04:00 pm
The Portland is the last operating steam-powered stern-wheel tug boat in the United States, and as such is on the National Registry of historic places. That is also the reason that the Oregon Maritime Museum, established here, offers tours of the tugboat that exhibit models of ships, maritime artefacts and other memorabilia. This also relates to un...