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Travel Portland Visitor Information Center

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Definitely worth stopping in

We saw the visitor center when touring Pioneer Square, and stopped in intending to only pick up... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
david92130
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Las Vegas, Nevada
Beyond Expectations

This was an unexpected pleasure to visit. We stopped in to find a map of downtown and ended up with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
80leandras
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Calgary
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At the Travel Portland Visitor Information Center you'll find brochures, maps and expert advice for your stay in the greater Portland region - all in the heart of downtown at Pioneer Courthouse Square. Within easy walking distance of downtown hotels...more
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701 SW 6th Ave, Pioneer Courthouse Square, Portland, OR 97204-1410
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw the visitor center when touring Pioneer Square, and stopped in intending to only pick up some brochures. We ended up spending time talking to the well-informed volunteers who staff it, getting good advice on planning visits to Oregon wine country, the coast, and...More

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susanpR4776GG, Manager at Travel Portland Visitor Information Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello David - I'm so glad you stopped in to get some information for your visit to Portland and the Columbia River Gorge area. I'm very happy that our volunteers served you so well. I hope it helped make your trip to Portland enjoyable and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called them a couple of times and couldn't get information. Tried to visit on 2 consecutive days and couldn't find a parking spot. Not friendly to out of towners!More

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susanpR4776GG, Manager at Travel Portland Visitor Information Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning - I am very sorry that you were unable to get through to our visitor services team this past weekend. We do our very best to help not only in person visitors but those who reach us via phone. I will check in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an unexpected pleasure to visit. We stopped in to find a map of downtown and ended up with a list of at least a dozen ideas for things to do. Great tips, as well, for getting discounts on local events. Also, unbeknownst to...More

Thank 80leandras
susanpR4776GG, Manager at Travel Portland Visitor Information Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello! I'm so glad you found our visitor center volunteers helpful in recommending activities in Portland. We enjoy working with visitors in Portland to help you have a fun, memorable vacation. I'm so glad you had a great visit, and we look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Double check some of the times you are given for the tours. If you are interested in a tour then go to the window where the tickets are sold and confirm the times. Lots of good maps and info.More

Thank DonnaSebastian
susanpR4776GG, Manager at Travel Portland Visitor Information Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Donna - Thanks for letting us know about some misinformation you were given. We strive to have the most accurate and timely information on hand, and I'm sorry we did not provide you with what you needed. To help us improve our service to...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is so helpful. It’s nestled into a square with great picnic spots and take in the city. The have great free walking tours too.More

Thank TravelinSuz
susanpR4776GG, Manager at Travel Portland Visitor Information Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Travelin Suz - Thanks for stopping in to our Visitor Info Center! I'm so glad our volunteers were helpful and provided you with lots of ideas for what to do in Portland. We hope your visit was memorable and that you'll come back and...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

We were excited to start off our visit here for our day in Portland, but the traffic and the parking situation had us leaving after trying to find parking. They have the narrowest streets in this area I've ever seen. Having a RAM truck didn't...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2018

Located in a pretty little plaza, this place has walls lined with helpful brochures and maps. Very helpful. Bathroom is large, multi-stalled, and unisex (there's a line that congregates inside) -- might be helpful to BYOP if you end up having to do a yoga...More

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susanpR4776GG, Manager at Travel Portland Visitor Information Center, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hello Lynnell - We're glad that our visitor information center was helpful for you and hope you enjoyed your stay in Portland!

Reviewed 10 August 2018

Right in the Center of the City, conviently located. They offer a lot of brochures and the lady was so Patient and helpful

1  Thank sushiDarmstadt
susanpR4776GG, Manager at Travel Portland Visitor Information Center, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

I'm glad you found our visitor information center helpful and convenient. We hope your visit to Portland was a fun and memorable one.

Reviewed 29 July 2018

These volunteers can change your view of Portland, and the location and building itself are worth a visit alone. Make this a first stop - you wont regret it, as it will help organize your time and give you a much better idea of the...More

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Susan P, Manager at Travel Portland Visitor Information Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you, Michael! I'm so glad our volunteers were such a help to you. We hope you enjoy your visit to Portland.

Reviewed 23 July 2018

I was picking up those brochures at the Information Center, however, I didn't know that there was a recent copy of the ALASKA BEYOND Magazine with Dave Matthews on it.

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Response from Sonya K | Reviewed this property |
There are plenty of public transportation options (bus, streetcar, light rail) within the city, and Portland is also a very bike-friendly city. While you may need a car to travel beyond the city, I found Portland to be very... More
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Marcia B
6 March 2018|
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Response from Maryann L | Reviewed this property |
There is a Hop On Hop Off bus available. The bus and tickets are located across the street and behind the Portland Visitor Information Center.
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Response from elliott99362 | Reviewed this property |
I have never heard of them. I would trust the Hotel Websites or Trivago..
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