Portland Art Museum is at 1219 S.W. Park Ave. in the downtown cultural district. The museum was founded in 1892 and is the region's oldest visual and media arts center. It is internationally recognized for its permanent collection of 50,000 objects displayed in 112,000 square feet of galleries.
The distinguished collection includes French paintings, English silver, the arts of North America's native peoples, graphic arts and centers devoted to Pacific Northwest artists as well as modern and contemporary art. The museum's Northwest Film Center hosts the annual Portland International Film Festival.
Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.