COVID-19 in Portland: What’s Open?

Learn the status of Portland attractions reopening amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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Know Before You Go

As of June 30, 2021, COVID restrictions have been lifted in Portland. However, individual businesses are determining their own operating strategies during this transitional period. Please check with attractions before visiting by going to their websites or calling them directly for the latest information. Some locations still require face coverings, so be sure to bring a mask.

Travel Portland is maintaining this list of major attractions and their opening statuses. We update this page regularly, but it’s still a good idea to check with individual attractions before you visit.

If you represent an attraction that should be listed or updated, please email

What Portland Attractions Are Open Now?

The Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education

The museum’s ground floor exhibitions and museum shop are open for visitors with timed tickets. Visitors need to wear a mask and observe social distancing.

Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI)

Popular family destination OMSI is open on a limited basis, welcoming visitors to the current exhibit on dinosaurs, the Natural Science Hall, Kendall Planetarium and USS Blueback Submarine tours. Face coverings and timed tickets are required.

Oregon Historical Society

The Oregon Historical Society is open on a limited basis, welcoming visitors from noon–5 p.m. Wednesday–Sunday.

Portland Art Museum

The museum is open with advance ticket reservations strongly encouraged. Masks and face coverings are optional and not required.

Pittock Mansion

Historic Pittock Mansion is open and timed tickets can be purchased in advance online.

Lan Su Chinese Garden

Masks are optional for visiting the garden. Tickets may be purchased in advance or on-site.

Portland Japanese Garden

The Portland Japanese Garden is open with timed entry and other new safety procedures.

Oregon Zoo

All areas of the Oregon Zoo are open and masks are optional. Online advance-purchase tickets are highly recommended.

Oaks Amusement Park & Roller Skating Rink

Oaks Amusement Park has reopened its rides, mini golf, midway games and roller skating on a limited-capacity basis. Online advance-purchase tickets are highly recommended to guarantee entry.

Portland Saturday Market

This outdoor market has resumed for Saturdays only for its 48th season. Market vendors and staff are required to wear face coverings, booths are socially distanced and hand sanitizer is readily available.

The Grotto

The Grotto grounds, gardens and gift shop are all currently open.

Powell’s City of Books

Hours of operation are limited and some rooms remain closed. Customers have access to select new arrivals, bestsellers, used books, small press, gift items and the literature section in full.

Portland International Rose Test Garden

Portland's acclaimed International Rose Test Garden has remained open throughout the pandemic.

Portland Farmers Market

All five Portland Farmers Market locations (PSU, Lents, King, Kenton and Shemanski Park) are open, with special safety procedures in place.

Washington Park

While Washington Park is open, individual attractions have their own plans for reopening.

Oregon Rail Heritage Center

Check hours of operation before visiting. Face coverings are required for all people 12 years of age and older. Group sizes are limited and distancing between households is encouraged.

Also Open

Portland Attractions That Are Closed For Now

  • World Forestry Center Discovery Museum

    The family-focused World Forestry Center Discovery Museum features interactive exhibits designed to teach visitors about the sustainability of forests and trees in the Pacific Northwest and around the world.

COVID-19 in Portland

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