Museums & Historic Sites

Pittock Mansion

Pittock Mansion is situated in the West Hills above Northwest Portland. This famous home belonged to early Portland moguls Henry and Georgiana Pittock, who had a significant hand in the development of Portland. Learn more about city’s history and explore the picturesque property with its impressive architecture and 23 art-filled rooms.

3229 NW Pittock Drive, Portland, OR 97210 | Distance from hotel: 3.0 miles

World Forestry Center Discovery Museum

Visitors will learn about the importance of trees, forests, and sustainability, with exhibits highlighting the Pacific Northwest region’s forests, rivers, and streams, as well as larger forests around the world. Located in Washington Park, this museum is close to downtown Portland and perfect for adults and children of all ages.

4033 SW Canyon Road, Portland, OR 97221 | Distance from hotel: 3.0 miles

Oregon Museum of Science and Industry

Explore stars, planets, and constellations in the Planetarium, experience an earthquake stimulation in Turbine Hall, and even conduct your own experiments, all at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry which has lures for all ages.

1945 SE Water Avenue, Portland, OR 97214 | Distance from hotel: 1.4 miles

Portland Art Museum

The Portland Art Museum is central to the city’s cultural district and houses a large collection of art with strong Native American and Northwest collections. The Portland Art Museum is the largest art museum in Oregon.

1219 SW Park Avenue, Portland, OR 97205 | Distance from hotel: 0.5 miles

Portland Children’s Museum

Portland Children’s Museum is filled with countless interactive, experience-based learning exhibits for young children. Permanent exhibits include Building Bridgetown, Pet Hospital, and Water Works, along with the Outdoor Adventure zone which encourages interactive outside play. A perfect afternoon outing for families visiting the city.

4015 SW Canyon Road, Portland, OR 97221 | Distance from hotel: 2.8 miles