An odd but fun museum, this place falls into the Escape from Alcatraz category. If you are into cops and robbers, there is a ... More
Portland Police Historical Museum
An odd but fun museum, this place falls into the Escape from Alcatraz category. If you are into cops and robbers, there is a lot to see. Among the most interesting items are the police bike with sidecar, unusual confiscated weapons, historical uniforms and badges. To get a look at old Portland's criminal element, check out the Rogues Gallery. You will be glad the boys in blue are around after you see these characters.
Who would have guessed cities like New Orleans and St. Louis would be alive in Portland? Every Wednesday between April
and October, the Sculpture Court at the Portland Art Museum is filled with the sweet sounds of music. The ...
What was once, in 1946, the Vanport Extension Center became Portland State College in 1955. It slowly accelerated from being
a four year school to a full fledged university and an integral part of the Portland area. PSU is ...
Before Pioneer Place , there was this plaza. The original center of downtown Portland, the plaza was alive with business
and entertainment and had a spot on the National Register of Historic Places. It got a facelift in the ...