The Pittock Mansion is a French Renaissance-style château in the West Hills of Portland, Oregon, United States. The mansion was originally built in 1914 as a private home for London-born Oregonian publisher Henry Pittock and his wife, Georgiana Burton Pittock.
This is a great museum and day trip! Pack a lunch and wander the grounds admiring the views after touring. Or skip the tour and hike the area. It is a wonderful museum, well preserved and the historic shower is my favorite! This is about 25 mins drive from the apt across town to SW Portland and the…
“Many styles of gardens showcased in serene 5.5-acre space with waterfall, teahouse & mountain view.”
“The Portland Art Museum in Portland, was founded in 1892, making it the oldest art museum on the West Coast and seventh oldest in the US.”
“Worlds largest used and new bookstore! A fun afternoon spent rummaging through the stacks. Enjoy a coffee and read in the gold room!”
“At 5,200 acres, Portland’s Forest Park is one of the largest urban forests in the United States. With more than 80 miles of trails, fire lanes and forest roads, Forest Park stretches for more than seven miles along the eastern slope of the Tualatin Mountains, overlooking Northwest Portland and the convergence of the Columbia and Willamette Rivers. Forest Park offers an unparalleled opportunity for visitors to experience a true Northwest forest without leaving the Portland city limits.”