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Lovejoy Fountain Park

1990 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201
+1 503-823-2223
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Quiet oasis in the winter, summer time explosion

This is one of my favorite inner city sanctuaries (although it can get busy in summer). nice green... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
tfizzle
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Lake Oswego, Oregon
Near PSU

and nestled in a bunch of huge downtown apartment buildings near the streetcar. The cascade is... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
tiredandtravelled
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Portland, Oregon
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1 Feb 2017
“Quiet oasis in the winter, summer time explosion”
18 Jan 2017
“Near PSU”
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1990 SW 4th Ave, Portland, OR 97201
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+1 503-823-2223
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is one of my favorite inner city sanctuaries (although it can get busy in summer). nice green space in kind of a hollowed out area. Peaceful fountain and a great place for a summer time lunch.

Thank tfizzle
Reviewed 19 January 2017

and nestled in a bunch of huge downtown apartment buildings near the streetcar. The cascade is refreshing and you are barred to walk or play in it but many children do not listen. Near the original site of the founding of Portland.

Thank tiredandtravelled
Reviewed 11 April 2016

This nicely thought out park is behind the PSU Engineering building, between two high-rise apartment buildings and a business strip. It's fountain includes cascading water and pools that are a favorite for the children of apartment dwellers in the heat of the summer. It was...More

Thank Eugene F
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

There are so many different urban parks in downtown Portland. I was really struck by how serene the Lovely Fountain Park is. Even though it was cool and spitting rain, people were around enjoying the park.

Thank ProfAragon
Reviewed 28 June 2014

Portland, and downtown in particular, has ample amounts of small parks, fountains, and public space for relaxing, reading, or hanging among our fellow beings. Lovejoy Fountain is a concrete fountain and a park largely of concrete with the occasional trees and plants. It is set...More

Thank Mike191919
Reviewed 9 January 2012

The Lovejoy is perhaps one of the least know, but at the same time most magical, fountains of Portland. It is tucked away, not visible from any street, creating a quiet sanctuary nestled in the bustling city. Designed by a well known San Francisco architect...More

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