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Washington Park

1715 South West Skyline Boulevard, Portland, OR 97221-2705
+1 503-823-2538
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This popular park offers miles of trails, an extensive rose garden, a large Japanese garden and a zoo. For information on free shuttles, attraction admission hours and pricing within the park, and maps, visit our website.
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  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1715 South West Skyline Boulevard, Portland, OR 97221-2705
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is so much to do at the park. Ride the Max and use the bus system in the park to get around. In the summer there is a free shuttle. The Oregon Zoo, the World forestry discovery center, the Childrens museum, the Hoyt arboretum,...More

1  Thank shewholovestoeat
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have enjoyed Washington Park on several occasions at different times of the year. Each experience has been enjoyable, with a new experience each time I go. There is a Japanese Garden, Rose Test garden, zoo, walking trains, lookout points for GREAT views of the...More

1  Thank priscillah2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was surprised at how much I enjoyed Washington park. It's beautiful with trails everywhere and free to get around- even the shuttle. Views over Portland and just awesome trails that make you feel like somewhere completely different. Also enjoyed the abandoned railway for some...More

4  Thank James T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently took a visitor and her 2 nieces -- the girls are newly transplanted Oregon residents-- up through the Washington Park, the Rose test gardens, the luxurious old homes above the Park, through Hoyt Arboretum and down through the Oregon Zoo complex. She and...More

1  Thank _beegleh
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place especially on a day like today wow if you ever get a chance to come here check it out do it on when it's a beautiful day like today

1  Thank Shaun W
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Washington Park is worth a whole day. You can easily do the Japanese garden and the rose test garden in one day. The zoo is here as well, keep in mind the rose test garden is free! Mark and the other sites in the museum...More

3  Thank rickpoet
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

You can't visit Portland and not make time to visit this impressive park with paid attractions, such as the Zoo and the Japanese Garden, as well as miles of free trails, unique gardens, play areas, and beautiful city views. Be sure to check out their...More

Thank pookala
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Washington Park is best experienced on foot by traveling on the trails within in its green confines. I recommend the Wildwood Trail, which makes you forget that you are in a bustling city. If you've never seen redwoods and don't get to California often, this...More

2  Thank MeghanAnnRose
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

This a hillside park near the Oregon Zoo. It tends to get crowded on weekends. it has a decent children's museum and nice trees.

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

This is a large park on a hill in Portland with the Oregon Zoo, a huge arboretum with hundreds of tree species, great views of Portland and Mt. Hood. It is also home to the International Rose Garden and the Japanese Garden. Parking can be...More

Thank jpora
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joyaurelio
8 October 2017|
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Response from edlexin | Reviewed this property |
No specific bike trails, but there are plenty of bikers on the winding roads through the park. Check out the park map.
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Sandy H
17 August 2017|
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Response from SeasonedFoodie | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is the zoo. Washington Park has the rose garden, a Japanese garden, the zoo and some hiking trails.
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Peter H
25 July 2017|
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Response from damoroz | Reviewed this property |
Max red drops you off below it, take elevator to the top nd you will be smack dab in the middle of the entrances for zoo, children's museum and trolley tour pick up
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