Museums in Portland, Oregon

There are 31 Museums in Portland, Oregon, serving a population of 630,331 people in an area of 134 square miles. There is 1 Museum per 20,333 people, and 1 Museum per 4 square miles.

In Oregon, Portland is ranked 89th of 480 cities in Museums per capita, and 78th of 480 cities in Museums per square mile.

List of Portland Museums

Find Portland, Oregon museums, such as art museums and galleries, childrens museums, natural history museums, science centers and discovery museums.


3d Center of Art & Photography 1928 Northwest Lovejoy Street Portland, OR

Architectural Heritage Center 701 Southeast Grand Avenue Portland, OR

Bryn Forbes Gallery 1106 Northwest Marshall Street Portland, OR

Center for Contemporary Art and Culture 511 Northwest Broadway Portland, OR

Donnelly Museum Building 3934 Southwest Corbett Avenue Portland, OR

Ed Garrett Memorial Museum 1675 Southwest Marlow Avenue Portland, OR

Gloss Gallery 4954 Northeast 14th Avenue Portland, OR

Hellenic American Museum 3131 Northeast Glisan Street Portland, OR

Jeff Morris Fire Museum 900 Southeast 35th Avenue Portland, OR

Kidd Toy Museum 1301 Southeast Grand Avenue Portland, OR

Movie Marvel Museum 2728 Northeast Alberta Street Portland, OR

Museum of Contemporary Craft 724 Northwest Davis Street Portland, OR

Oaks Museum Southeast Oaks Park Way Portland, OR

Oregon Jewish Museum 1953 Northwest Kearney Street Portland, OR

Oregon Maritime Museum 12705 Southeast River Road Portland, OR

Oregon Museum of Science and Industry 1945 Southeast Water Avenue Portland, OR

Oregon Nikkei Legacy Center 121 Northwest 2nd Avenue Portland, OR

Oregon Rail Heritage Center 2250 Southeast Water Avenue Portland, OR

Oregon Sports Hall of Fame 8500 Southeast McLoughlin Boulevard Portland, OR

Portland Alien Museum 2034 Southwest Vermont Street Portland, OR

Portland Art Museum 1219 Southwest Park Avenue Portland, OR

Portland Childrens Museum 4015 Southwest Canyon Road Portland, OR

Portland Police Museum 1111 Southwest 2nd Avenue Portland, OR

Portland Puppet Museum 906 Southeast Umatilla Street Portland, OR

Starks Vacuums Museum 107 Northeast Grand Avenue Portland, OR

State of Oregon Sports Hall of Fame 321 Southwest Salmon Street Portland, OR

The Faux Museum: Gallery & Store 139 Northwest 2nd Avenue Portland, OR

The Hat Museum 1928 Southeast Ladd Avenue Portland, OR

Washington County Museum 17677 Northwest Springville Road Portland, OR

Wells Fargo History Museum 1300 Southwest 5th Avenue Portland, OR

World Forestry Center Discovery Museum 4033 Southwest Canyon Road Portland, OR

About Portland Museums

Portland Museums contain a collection of scientific, historical, cultural, or artistic artifacts, specimens, and objects, usually housed within a single building or campus, which is used for research and public education in Portland, OR. A Museum's collection is both a reflection of prior research efforts and the subject of current and future research. Portland Museums also make collections and research accessible to the public, at least in part, through Portland exhibits and educational programs. Museums and their collections may be focused on any one of a vast array of disciplines. Museums in Portland can serve relatively narrow fields of interest or cover a wide terrain of subject matter.

You may contact Museums for questions about:
  • Portland Museum exhibits and collections
  • Event and exhibition calendar
  • Portland Museum tickets
  • Volunteer and employment opportunities
  • Museum donations and membership