Free Film: Jason and the Argonauts (1963)

July 16, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Jason and the Argonauts (1963) film posterLive music begins at 6:30 p.m.

Film begins at dusk around 8:15 p.m.

Join us under the stars in the Museum’s courtyard for a free screening of this classic mythological adventure. To regain his rightful place on the throne of Thessaly, Jason must cross perilous seas to retrieve the fabled Golden Fleece. Along the way, Jason and his crew of legendary heroes must contend with harpies, crashing rocks, a giant bronze colossus, a multi-headed hydra, and a spectacular battle with an army of skeleton warriors. Don’t miss this family-friendly stop-motion animation and special effects classic by Ray Harryhausen. Free popcorn provided.

Organized in partnership with Portland Parks & Recreation’s Summer Free for All programs. The event will take place directly in front of the Museum. Be sure to bring a comfortable blanket or low lawn chair.



The Portland Art Museum is pleased to offer accommodations to ensure that our programs are accessible and inclusive. All spaces for this program are accessible by wheelchair. Assistive listening devices are also available for lectures. All restrooms have accessible stalls but no power doors. There are single-stall all-gender bathrooms available. Please ask staff for directions.

We will do our best to accommodate your needs when you arrive, however, we need 2-3 weeks advance notice for some specific requests. Please email requests to, or call 503-226-2811.