THE VERY BEST THINGS TO DO IN PORTLAND
There are no cars on the “Bridge of the People.” Dedicated only to pedestrians, bicyclists, and public transit, this bridge is the first of its kind in the entire country.
TILIKUM CROSSING BRIDGE
PORTLAND JAPANESE GARDEN
Many say this is one of the most authentic Japanese gardens outside of Japan itself, including a former ambassador of Japan.
The legend of the land Witch’s Castle is now located on involves love, murder, and an execution. Keep an eye out for signs of these ghosts.
More than 2,500 animals across 200+ species or subspecies call the Oregon Zoo home.
Inspired by a mission to connect communities and be good neighbors, Salt & Straw provides more than just a great scoop of ice cream.
SALT & STRAW
Visitors can tour this turn-of-the-century French Renaissance style mansion that was built to feature the picturesque views of the city and surrounding mountains.
There are hundreds of these throughout the city – no wonder it’s been named one of the best street-food cities in the US.
KEEP PORTLAND WEIRD MURAL
Made popular by the television show “Portlandia,” many visitors consider a stop by this mural of the unofficial city motto a required photo op.
PORTLAND ART MUSEUM
Portland Art Museum boasts the title of oldest art museum in the Pacific Northwest and is one of the oldest art museums in the entire country.
15+ PERFECT THINGS TO DO IN PORTLAND OREGON