On a visit to Portland you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Portland. These places are what Portland is all about. These must see places in Portland will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Cascade Locks, OR 97014, United States
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area is stretched over 292,500 acres connecting the Sandy River with the Deschutes. The river takes its course through Oregon and three Washington counties which contribute to the serene beauty of this Gorge. Volcanoes and floods effortlessly carved a brilliant path down the steep Rocky Mountains leaving beh...
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400 SW Kingston Ave, Portland, OR 97205, USA
07:30 am - 09:00 pm
With the fear of decimation, a responsible citizen had foreseen the threat of the European roses being subject to extinction during the bombing of the First World War. This very thought convinced the government ultimately giving birth to the International Rose Test Garden. In this sumptuous garden, you will get a chance to stroll amidst 10,000 bloo...
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4001 Southwest Canyon Road, Portland, OR 97221
05:00 am - 10:00 pm
This is a massive urban public park, 410 acres in size, with more activities packed into its premises than some small towns have. There are over 15 kilometres of trails criss-crossing a prettily landscaped area of diverse trees and flowers, grassy amphitheatres, ponds, miniature waterfalls, gardens, stone stairs, public art, tennis courts and socce...
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239 NW Everett St, Portland, OR 97209, United States
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
After the Japanese garden, the city of Portland is also home to a magnificent Chinese garden. At a short distance from the waterfront lies the beautiful Lan Su Chinese Garden which is the largest Suzhou style garden outside the country of China. The garden does complete justice in its attempt to reflect an authentic Chinese garden. The charm of the...
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611 SW Kingston Ave, Portland, OR 97205, United States
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
The Portland Japanese Garden is actually made up of five different gardens namely; Flat Garden, Strolling Pond Garden, Tea Garden, Natural Garden and Sand and Stone Garden. Each of these gardens exhibit peace and tranquility while depicting the Japanese tradition and culture. The designers of the garden believe that the quality of stones used in th...
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Willamette Valley, Oregon, Portland, USA
The Willamette Valley has beautiful vineyards that have led to the presence of about 400 wineries. If Pinot Noir suits your taste, you are bound to enjoy your visit to this valley. You can easily sip on your wine amidst the greenery and breathtaking landscape the valley offers.
In the valley, you will find an array fine-dine restaurants from where ...
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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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4001 SW Canyon Rd, Portland, OR 97221, United States
09:30 am - 06:00 pm
Of course, if you are an animal lover you are bound to love this zoo. Moreover you would be delighted to see the wide variety of animal species in the Oregon zoo for sure. Packy, is undoubtedly the highlight of the zoo being the oldest male elephant alive in Oregon. Kids are bound to enjoy this place more.
Kids are more likely to enjoy the zoo as t...
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1945 SE Water Ave, Portland, OR 97214, United States
09:30 am - 09:00 pm
Age doesn’t matter at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry as the museum has something exciting for everyone who walks in. However, kids are bound to enjoy this place more. The museum is home to a planetarium, wide collection of travel exhibits, a giant-screen theater, a navy submarine and a lot more. The museum has its special way of in...
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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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Pearl District, Portland, OR, USA
Pear district in an area in the city of Portland that is replete with bars, restaurants, a brewery block, fascinating shops, art galleries and more. For those who love beer, the breweries offer a variety of craft beer flavors. The Pearl District area is beautified with street sculptures, while the museums in this part of the town are completely wor...
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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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4000 SW Fairview Blvd, Portland, OR 97221, United States
05:00 am - 09:30 pm
Hoyt Arboretum is a lush green park with beautiful blooming flowers and hiking trails. This park is an ideal place for family outing and romantic evenings. The Arboretum is strategically located in the West Hills of Portland on the top of a ridge. Home to a gift shop, this park is decorated with paved paths while natural beauty abounds this picnic ...
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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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SE Cesar E Chavez Blvd & Stark St, Portland, OR 97214
05:30 am - 10:30 pm
This 26.81 acre City Park has a basketball court, a soccer field, a tennis court, a volleyball coach, playgrounds for children, a horseshoe pit, lots of picnic sites, and pond known as Firwood Lake. It is an egregiously pretty place in any season, but especially in spring and in autumn. On most days it is definitely more popular with the local stan...