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First United Methodist Church

First United Methodist Church
Salem, Marion County, Oregon, 97301
Salem First United Methodist Church is a Methodist congregation and historic church in Salem, Oregon. First United is the oldest Methodist church west of the Rocky Mountains, and is a designated United Methodist Heritage Landmark.

Gilbert House Children's Museum

Gilbert House Children's Museum
Salem, Marion County, Oregon, 97301
The Gilbert House Children's Museum is a private nonprofit children's museum within Riverfront Park located in Salem, Oregon. Founded in 1989, it provides innovative and stimulating educational experiences which spark children's natural curiosity.

Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Hallie Ford Museum of Art
Salem, Marion County, Oregon, 97301
The Hallie Ford Museum of Art is the museum of Willamette University in Salem, Oregon, United States. It is the third largest art museum in Oregon.

Martha Springer Botanical Garden

Martha Springer Botanical Garden
Salem, Marion County, Oregon, 97301
The Martha Springer Botanical Garden is a botanical garden on the campus of Willamette University, in Salem, Oregon. Opened in 1988, the 1-acre (4,000 m2) garden contains twelve smaller gardens stretched along the Mill Race that bisects the campus.

Oaks Amusement Park

Oaks Amusement Park
Lake Oswego, Multnomah County, Oregon
Oaks Park is a small amusement park located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) south of downtown Portland, Oregon, U.S. Known as the "Coney Island of the Northwest" after its opening in May 1905, it is one of the oldest operating amusement parks in the country.

Oregon Caves National Monument

Oregon Caves National Monument
Oregon Caves, Josephine County, Oregon
Oregon Caves National Monument and Preserve is a National Monument and Preserve in the northern Siskiyou Mountains of southwestern Oregon in the United States.

Oregon Museum of Science and Industry

Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
Portland, Oregon
The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is a science and technology museum. It contains three auditoriums, including a large-screen theatre, planetarium, and exhibition halls.

Oregon State Capitol

Oregon State Capitol
Salem, Marion County, Oregon, 97301
The Oregon State Capitol is the building housing the state legislature and the offices of the governor, secretary of state, and treasurer of the U.S. state of Oregon.

Oregon World War II Memorial

Oregon World War II Memorial
Salem, Marion County, Oregon, 97301
The Oregon World War II Memorial is a war memorial on the grounds of the Oregon State Capitol, in the Salem, Oregon, United States. It was dedicated on June 6, 2014.

Oregon Zoo

Oregon Zoo
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon
The Oregon Zoo includes the 2 ft 6 in (762 mm) narrow gauge Washington Park & Zoo Railway that connects to the International Rose Test Garden inside the park.

Pioneer Courthouse (Custom House and Post Office)

Pioneer Courthouse (Custom House and Post Office)
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, 97204
The Pioneer Courthouse is a federal courthouse in Portland, Oregon, United States. Built beginning in 1869, the structure is the oldest federal building in the Pacific Northwest, and the second oldest west of the Mississippi River.

Pioneer Courthouse Square

Pioneer Courthouse Square
Portland, Oregon, 97205
Pioneer Courthouse Square, also known as Portland's living room, opened in 1984, the square is bounded by Southwest Morrison Street on the north, Southwest 6th Avenue on the east, Southwest Yamhill Street on the south, and Southwest Broadway on the west.

Portland Children's Museum

Portland Children's Museum
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, 97221
Portland Children's Museum is the sixth oldest children's museum in the world and the oldest West of the Mississippi. The 50,000 sq ft (4,600 m2) museum receives over a quarter of a million visits from children and their families every year.

Prewitt–Allen Archaeological Museum

Prewitt–Allen Archaeological Museum
Salem, Marion County, Oregon, 97317
The Prewitt-Allen Archeological Museum is a small archaeology museum at Corban University in Salem, Oregon, United States. Founded in the 1950s, the museum is located in the school’s library on the rural campus.

Sea Lion Caves

Sea Lion Caves
Florence, Oregon, 97439
Sea Lion Caves are a connected system of sea caves and caverns open to the Pacific Ocean. They are located 11 miles (18 km) north of Florence on U.S. Highway 101 on the Oregon Coast.

Union Street Railroad Bridge

Union Street Railroad Bridge
Salem, Marion County, Oregon, 97301
The Union Street Railroad Bridge is a vertical lift, Pratt through truss bridge that spans the Willamette River in Salem, Oregon, built in 1912–13.

Washington Park

Washington Park
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, 97221
Washington Park covers more than 410 acres (166 hectares) on mostly steep, wooded hillsides which range in elevation from 200 feet (61 m) at 24th & W Burnside to 870 feet (265 m) at SW Fairview Blvd.

Willamette Heritage Center

Willamette Heritage Center
Salem, Marion County, Oregon, 97301
Willamette Heritage Center is a museum in Salem, Oregon, United States. The site features several structures including the Thomas Kay woolen mill, the Jason Lee House, Methodist Parsonage, John D. Boon House, and the Pleasant Grove Church.

Willamette University

Willamette University
Salem, Marion County, Oregon, 97301
Willamette University is a private university in Salem, Oregon. Founded in 1842, it is the oldest university in the Western United States.

Oregon

Oregon State Flag
Postal Code: OR
Capital City: Salem
Became a State: February 14, 1859
Population: 4,028,977*
Area: 98,378.54 miles2 (254,800.67 km2)

* 2015 est. U.S. Census Bureau
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Top 10 Most Popular Oregon Landmarks

  1. Pioneer Courthouse (Custom House and Post Office)
  2. Oregon State Capitol
  3. Oaks Amusement Park
  4. Portland Children's Museum
  5. Oregon Zoo
  6. Oregon Caves National Monument
  7. Washington Park
  8. Sea Lion Caves
  9. Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
  10. Pioneer Courthouse Square

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