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Portland Art Museum

1219 SW Park Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2486
+1 503-226-2811
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One of the oldest art museums on the west coast with an impressive collection of Native American and Asian art, plus a large modern and contemporary wing. Rotating special exhibitions bring the best of the art world to Portland.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1219 SW Park Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2486
+1 503-226-2811
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Primarily me and my family came for LAIKA but its much more than one exhibit,lots to see,from diffrent aeras and styles.

Thank Sonada K
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We were absolutely in awe of the stop motion animation exhibit. And then we moved in to regular collection. Amazing works. So much that we will have to go back.

Thank Kristine K
Reviewed 13 January 2018

The Portland Art Museum is a great museum! My wife and I have been to heart museums all over the country… The world really, and we didn't expect to spend as much time at this one as we did but the trip through it kept...More

1  Thank rickpoet
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Fun to visit. Has a variety of exhibits. Worth a visit. The animation exhibit of Laika was amazing and a must see.

1  Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Our main purpose on this trip was to see the 3 Wyeths exhibit. We were amazed to see other worthwhile exhibits, such as the animations.

Thank simivalley1699
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Visited to see the Laika exhibit of animation. As always the display was wonderful and the museum is large, open and inviting.

Thank Laurie O
Reviewed 3 January 2018

I came across the museum by accident and I went in the museum because everyone seemed to be going in and I wanted to see what it was all about. I was pleasantly surprised, I'm not usually a museum kind of person. There was a...More

Thank Lucienneh
Reviewed 3 January 2018

On view was the Wyeth Exhibit (all three!) attracted us to the museum. Very well displayed with good information on each piece. Impressed with the museum and will return to view the regular exhibits on another visit to Portland. Easy access via the trolley line...More

Thank David12815
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

What a great museum. The explanation of the animation movie making section was amazing. A great mix of old, new and everything in between.

Thank Bridget S
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Its bigger than you think. Lots of contemporary art and quality special exhibitions. They had Wyeth family paintings and Laika stop action animation models and videos when we were there. Wonderful museum.

Thank Kathleen2cats
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20 September 2017|
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Response from Kim M | Reviewed this property |
We were able to park in a lot next to the museum. We were there on a Sunday and there was plenty of parking. $8/24 hours on weekend. There was also street parking, which I recall being metered. After our time in the... More
5 January 2015|
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Response from RLW306 | Reviewed this property |
Your best answering this question would to ask the museum
3 January 2015|
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Response from JimmieMacPDX | Reviewed this property |
The Portland Airport (PDX to casual travelers and KPDX if you are a pilot) is about 15 miles / 30 km northeast by north of the downtown area near the Portland Art Museum by road. Taxi cabs are not cheap in Portland... More