Directions and FAQs

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Location

Pittock Mansion is located two miles west of downtown, off West Burnside, at 3229 N.W. Pittock Drive. For directions, please visit Google Maps. Some GPS systems have incorrect directions to a dead-end street. The best way to find Pittock Mansion is to follow the street signs on Burnside.

Tours

Guided tour times vary according to the season and attendance levels. Guided tours are approximately 60 minutes long and are included with admission. For more information about guided tours, including guided tour times on the day of your visit, call Visitor Services at 503.823.3624.

Take a self-guided tour anytime during our open hours. We recommend you set aside 30–60 minutes to tour the inside of the Mansion.

Group tours of 20 or more receive a discounted rate when paying with a single group payment. A reservation in advance is required. Call Visitor Services at 503.823.3624 to schedule your group tour.

Learn more about our Discovery Tour field trips for 3rd and 4th grade students here.

Find out about upcoming special tours, events, and exhibitions here.

The Grounds

Pittock Mansion is situated on 46 acres of land 1,000 feet above sea level and commands a view of five mountains in the Cascade Range. Enjoy the fragrant gardens, miles of hidden hiking trails, sweeping city views and feel free to bring a picnic to enjoy on the lawn. Keep in mind that the weather in Oregon can quickly change; we recommend bringing an umbrella and a coat along with you (just in case).

The Mansion is located within Pittock Acres Park, and is part of the Portland Parks and Recreation system. The grounds are open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. (park gates lock at 9p.m., please plan accordingly).

Museum Store

No visit would be complete without stopping in the museum store. Our museum store is located in the Mansion’s garage and offers items including period-inspired men’s and women’s accessories, décor, toys and games, history books, and holiday decorations. Please see our museum store page for hours of operation and more.

Event Rentals

Private personal events such as weddings, birthday parties, or anniversaries are not permitted.

The opportunity to hold an event at Pittock Mansion is  available as a benefit of Corporate Membership. For more information about hosting your business event in a classic, elegant atmosphere, click here.

Photography

Casual handheld snapshots (without flash) are permitted inside and outside of the Mansion. Equipment such as tripods, monopods and lights are not permitted inside the museum during normal operating hours. Professional photo sessions may be arranged inside the Mansion outside normal operating hours; for more information contact 503.823.3624.

Commercial photography on the grounds outside of Pittock Mansion requires a permit that must be obtained through Portland Parks & Recreation. Find permit information here.

Accessibility

Pittock Mansion is partially wheelchair and stroller accessible, via the ground floor entrance on the right (East) side of the home. Volunteers and staff members will assist visitors in using the Mansion’s original 1914 Otis elevator to access the 3 floors open for touring.Due to the limited size of the Mansion elevator, motorized wheelchairs and scooters may not fit inside it. Visitors are welcome to borrow one of two wheelchairs, which are available on a first come, first serve basis.

Nearby Attractions/ Accommodations

Portland is full of a variety of notable attractions. For detailed information on what not to miss and where to stay, visit http://www.travelportland.com/.

Directions to Pittock Mansion

For directions, please visit Google Maps. Some GPS systems have incorrect directions to a dead-end street. The best way to find Pittock Mansion is to follow the street signs on Burnside.

Bus + Hike

Take Trimet bus line 20 to NW Barnes Ave. There is a half mile, uphill hike from the bus stop at the intersection of W Burnside and NW Barnes to the entrance of Pittock Mansion.

Hike Through Forest Park

Hike from downtown Portland to Pittock Mansion via the scenic Wildwood Trail. Hiking directions available at Discover Portland.

Walk Through the West Hills

Walk from the Pearl District to Pittock Mansion through the West Hills, a neighborhood with some of the city’s most stunning homes. Walking directions available at Oregon Metro.

Drive

For directions, please visit Google Maps. Some GPS systems have incorrect directions to a dead-end street. The best way to find Pittock Mansion is to follow the street signs on Burnside.

From Downtown

Travel West on W Burnside. About 2 miles past NW 23rd you will see a sign for Pittock Mansion at a yellow flashing light. Turn right at the light onto NW Barnes road. Follow the green and white signs to Pittock Mansion.

From the West (Hillsboro, Beaverton, etc.)

Travel East on Hwy 26. Take the Sylvan exit and cross over the freeway, placing you on Skyline Blvd. Take Skyline to Burnside, turn right onto Burnside and go through a small tunnel. Look for the yellow flashing light and the Pittock Mansion sign. Turn left at the light onto NW Barnes Rd. Follow the green and white signs to Pittock Mansion.

From the East (Gresham, Fairview, etc.)

Take I-84 Westbound into downtown Portland. Take the City Center exit, turn right onto SW 2nd or SW 4th, and then turn left onto W Burnside. Take Burnside West and follow the above directions from downtown.

From the North (Vancouver, Seattle, etc.)

Take I-5 South to I-405, follow the signs carefully to the W Burnside exit. Turn right onto W Burnside and follow the above directions from downtown.

From the South (Salem, Wilsonville, etc.)

Take I-5 North and take the City Center exit to 12th street. Turn left on W Burnside and follow the above directions from downtown.

Hours

July – Sept. 5 10am – 5pm Daily
Sept. 6 – Jan. 1 11am – 4pm Daily
Nov. 18 – Nov. 20 CLOSED
Thanksgiving Day CLOSED
Christmas Day CLOSED
Jan. 2 – Jan. 31
CLOSED
Feb. – June 11am – 4pm Daily

 

Admission

Members FREE
Adults $10.00
Seniors (65+) $9.00
Youth (ages 6–18) $7.00
Children under 6 FREE

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