Places To Go

Literary Arts

Writers in the school program and more.



OMSI: Oregon Museum of Science and Industry

Information on their exhibits

Oregon Historical Society

The  Oregon Historical Society’s mission is preserving and interpreting Oregon’s past in thoughtful, illuminating, and provocative ways.

Oregon Maritime Museum

The Oregon Maritime Museum’s steam sternwheeler Portland is moored at the Willamette River in downtown Portland’s Waterfront Park.

Oregon Zoo

Operating for more than 100 years, we’re helping to inspire our community to create a better future for wildlife.

Portland Art Museum

The oldest art museum in the Pacific Northwest houses a permanent collections of European and American art as well as a fine collection of English silver.

Portland’s Children Museum

Provides virtual tours, exhibits, workshops, program information, group tours and birthday parties.

World Forestry Center

Discovery Museum Featured Exhibit ~ The Last Polar Bear


Portland Youth Philharmonic

The Philharmonic and Conservatory Orchestras perform four concerts for over 10,000 school children in grades 3-8 at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall each year. These concerts introduce children to classical music in a concert hall setting in a more informal way than the evening concerts. They include segments such as Meet the Instruments and Be a Conductor.

Oregon Symphony

The Oregon Symphony is based in Portland, Oregon. Its home venue is the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall in downtown Portland’s Cultural District.