Arts and Culture

Immerse yourself in our rich cultural history as well as our performing and visual arts. Experience our history and how nature inspires creativity.

Oregon offers a lot when it comes to art. The Oregon Shakespeare Festival in Ashland has been celebrating theater for 71 years – with more than 770 performances this season alone. Portland’s Cultural District is home to several performing art companies. Visual arts can be explored in museums, galleries and at art walks. Engage all your senses at these and other cultural experiences.

Unique Oregon Experinces

Art Museums

Founded in 1892, the Portland Art Museum (PAM) is the oldest art museum in the Pacific Northwest and one of the largest in the United States. The permanent collection has more than 35,000 works of…

Cultural District

Oregon has a vibrant and diverse cultural scene, especially for performing arts. In Portland, the Cultural District is home to several theaters, the symphony and the opera. Oregon’s independant…


On the first Thursday of every month Portland celebrates the arts with a First Thursday event. Galleries in downtown and the Pearl District stay open late to allow locals and visitors to wander…

Live Music and Theater

No matter what your taste is in performing arts, Oregon has a performance to match it. Founded in 1935, the Tony Award-winning Oregon Shakespeare Festival (OSF) in Ashland is among the oldest and…

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