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Pearl District, Portland

Neighborhood · Hidden Gem · Shopping
Pearl District features art galleries, restaurants, boutiques, and upscale residences in former industrial buildings. In this district just north of downtown, you can see many of Portland's iconic spots, such as Powell's City of Books. Free outdoor concerts and festivals often fill the parks. Ecotrust offers live shows and workshops daily, which are very affordable, if not free. Consider riding the Portland streetcar to get here from the downtown area. With our custom trip planner, Portland attractions like Pearl District can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Easy walking, lots of interesting architecture, restaurants. Were we to live in Portland, this area would certainly be our first choice. Very urban in the best sense of the word. Lovely parks, too.  more »
  • The Pearl District in a word: FUN! This is just the type of place I enjoy on any trip. This is the place you find unique shops and local eateries. Keep in mind the operating hours when visiting...  more »
  • We wandered around 23rd and 21st streets on our recent visit to Portland. Found a great place for lunch, Mcmenamins Blue Moon, and sat outside on a beautiful day. Had a wonderful lunch and enjoyed...  more »

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