295 paikallista suosittelee ·
While I’ve never been drawn to go in for a tour, the walk up to this mansion is a fun uphill work out, and the views from the lawn of the city and Mt. Hood are beautiful!
Pittock Mansion is sat in the hills to the west of Portland and it is a beautiful home that is absolutely worth a visit. The Mansion was built in 1909 as the home of Henry Pittock and his wife. The mansion has 46 rooms and sits within 46 acres of land. The property is now owned by the city of…
The last time I checked, the grounds were still open. There’s a wonderful view of Portland and good history here.
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.
Tutustu maamerkkiin Pittock Mansion Airbnb-elämyksissä
Tutustu tähän ikoniseen maamerkkiin Airbnb-elämyksissä eli paikallisten ohjaamissa pienryhmäaktiviteeteissa
Paikalliset asukkaat suosittelevat myös
“"Designed in 1963, it encompasses 12 acres with eight separate garden styles, and includes an authentic Japanese Tea House, meandering streams, intimate walkways, and a spectacular view of Mt. Hood. This is a place to discard worldly thoughts and concerns and see oneself as a small but integral part of the universe." - from their website”
- 382 paikallista suosittelee
“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.”
- 274 paikallista suosittelee
“Powell’s City of Books is the largest used and new bookstore in the world, occupying an entire city block and housing approximately one million books. Located in downtown Portland’s Pearl District, the City of Books has nine color-coded rooms and over 3,500 different sections, offering something for every interest, including an incredible selection of out-of-print and hard-to-find titles. Dozens of acclaimed writers, artists, and thinkers visit each month to read in the Basil Hallward Gallery (located upstairs in the Pearl Room), and a one-of-a-kind Rare Book Room draws bibliophiles from near and far to browse an impressive collection of autographed first editions and other collectible volumes. ”
- 524 paikallista suosittelee
“The biggest and best park in Portland. So many trailhead entrances. Maps found online. Connects to Washington park, Oregon Zoo, and Hwy 30 area. So worth hopping on.”
- 517 paikallista suosittelee
“Sixty-four acres in the West hills of Portland. This nonprofit zoo enhances community involvement with the zoo through member-based support. The zoo focusses on sustainable conservation of natural resources.”
- 186 paikallista suosittelee