Things to do in Portland
Restaurants, parks, museums, and more, there are so many great things to do in Portland. Located steps from the Lloyd Center/NE 11th Avenue MAX Station, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Portland makes traveling to the area's top attractions easy. To find out how to get to Portland's top attractions via public transportation, visit our Light Rail page.
On your next family trip to Portland, stop by and see many wondrous creatures on exhibit at the Oregon Zoo. From the small African birds to the immense hippopotamuses, the Oregon Zoo has many animals, large and small, to observe. Plan your visit today.
- Distance from hotel: 5.7 miles
- Address: 4001 SW Canyon Road, Portland, OR 97221
Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) is brimming with family-fun activities. The museum includes five unique exhibit halls, eight science labs, the USS Blueback submarine, Kendall Planetariu, and so much more. See what exhibits are on display when you're in town.
- Distance from hotel: 2.1 miles
- Address: 1945 SE Water Avenue, Portland, OR 97214
Portland Art Museum
Filled with beautiful art pieces ranging in artistic movements, the Portland Art Muesum is the perfect place to spend an afternoon. Peruse through the current exhibitions and learn about the artists and their techniques. Discover what exhibits are on display.
- Distance from hotel: 2.5 miles
- Address: 1219 SW Park Avenue, Portland, OR 97232
Home to Portland pioneers, Henry and Georgiana Pittock, the Pittock Mansion is a historic landmark famed for its lavish interior and beautiful grounds. Open February through December, the mansion is a wonderful place to learn about the history of Portland and the Pittock's influence. Plan your trip to the mansion today.
Home to the NBA Portland Trail Blazers, the Moda Center hosts a plethora of events every year. From concerts to sporting events, the all-purpose venue seats 20,000 visitors comfortably. See what is happening at the Moda Center on your next trip to Portland.
Pioneer Courthouse Square
Located in the center of Downtown Portland, Pioneer Courthouse Square is a hub of Portland social life. With over 300 events hosted here each year and over 26,000 people visiting on a daily basis, the square is one of the most visited landmarks in all of Oregon. With plenty of nearby dining and shopping, make the Pioneer Courthouse Square a destination on your next trip to Portland.
- Distance from hotel: 2.3 miles
- Address: 701 SW 6th Avenue, Portland, OR 97204
Lan Su Chinese Garden
Breathtaking, unique, and aromatic are just some of the reason you should visit the Lan Su Chinese Garden. Although nestled into downtown Portland, once inside you are instantly transported to another era in Chinese culture. A peaceful oasis and family-friendly activity, the gardens are a wonderful spot to spend your day.
- Distance from hotel: 1.2 miles
- Address: 239 NW Everett Street, Portland, OR 97209
Portland Japanese Garden
Recognized as the most authentic Japanese garden outside of Japan, the Portland Japanese Garden is a scenic escape from the bustling downtown district. Lush greenery with bursts of colorful flowers are a typical picture perfect scene at the gardens. Discover more about the Japanese culture displayed through their artful gardens.
- Distance from hotel: 3.8 miles
- Address: 611 SW Kingston Avenue, Portland, OR 97205
With hiking, museums, gardens, art, and even shopping, Washington Park has it all. Activities ranging for visitors of all ages, this park is a great destination for families and friends alike. Plan your visit to the versatile venue today.
- Distance from hotel: 5.8 miles
- Address: Washington City Park, Portland, OR 97221
Portland Farmers Market
Scattered across Portland, Portland Farmers Markets are operating year round to bring you fresh products from local farms, nurseries, bakeries, meat and seafood providers, cheese makers, and specialty food producers. With 250 vendors operating within Oregon and Southwest Washington, any of the six Portland Farmers Markets are a great place to sample the local flavor. If you're around on a Tuesday, don't miss out on the Lloyd Farmers Market at Oregon Square, located just a block from our Portland hotel!
- Distance from hotel: One block (closest location to hotel)
- Address: SE Salmon Street and SE 20th Avenue, Portland, OR 97211