Portland Saturday Market
Check if it’s open before going- this is a HUGE market with lots of local crafts and foods. Local favorite.
"The Portland Saturday Market is an outdoor arts and crafts market in Portland, Oregon. It is the largest continuously operated outdoor market in the United States". Wikipedia
Take public transportation or rent a bike if you can. The view is incredible, and you'll get to see the diversity the city offers. It's in the heart of the city, and you'll love the variety of vendors the locals offer.
“Biggest book store around this place has 5 stories of books. You can literally spend all day here”
“The Portland Art Museum was founded in 1892 and is the seventh oldest museum in the country. The museum has become famous around the world because of its permanent collection that has more than 42,000 pieces in it. For history buffs there are plenty of historic art pieces on display. There are many pieces that have been collected from the native people of North America as well as a large collection of English silver. The campus that the museum sits on also has the Jubitz Center for Modern and Contemporary Art which is well worth taking a look at.”
“Many styles of gardens showcased in serene 5.5-acre space with waterfall, teahouse & mountain view.”
“Older children and even young teens enjoy the regular museum and also special exhibits. Check daily films shown in Omnimax Theater. 🎥 ”
“A great place (well managed) to explore with the family. Animals from all over the world and a children's museum right across the street. If you're visiting between Thanksgiving and New Year's you must go see the 1.5 million Christmas light display!”