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Experience the power of art at the Portland Art Museum. Find out why the Museum is internationally renowned for exciting art experiences. Tour the world through magnificent permanent collection galleries, six stories of modern art, and more, all in the heart of the city’s cultural district on the beautiful Park Blocks.


The Museum presents exhibitions ranging from single-artist retrospectives to historical surveys to focused presentations that explore specific topics. Exhibitions feature works of art from the Museum’s collections, many not regularly on view, as well as masterpieces on loan from museums and private collections worldwide.




The Willamette River divides the City of Portland into east and west districts. The Portland Art Museum, located at 1219 SW Park Avenue, is roughly 12 blocks south of West Burnside Street and nine blocks west of the Willamette River. (Park Avenue is the same as 9th Avenue). The Museum is bounded by SW Park Avenue to the east, 10th Avenue to the west, Jefferson Street to the south, and Main Street to the north.

Online Collections

The Museum’s Online Collections website is available for you to view anytime. Learn more about works of art before or after your visit.