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Places to see in Oregon

Oregon is Pacific north western state of United States. The early tribal land was later occupied by traders, explorers, and settlers. The mild climate, diverse landscapes, evergreen forests, prairies, deserts, meadow and abundant wild animals makes it interesting place for tourists. There are many things to do in Oregon like Camping, Hiking, Golf, Fishing, Skateboarding, Snow and Windsurfing.

People find the Ports, Marinas and Rivers in Oregon. Crater Lake National Park is the only National Park in Oregon. We in this article will have a look on the tourist attractions in Oregon.

Places to see in Oregon

Oregon Museum of Science and Industry

Oregon Museum of Science and Industry in Portland is an entertaining place for entire family. The museum educates science in an easy way by interactive models exhibited here. Visitors of all ages enjoy visiting museum. Besides many exhibition halls people gets delighted in the IMAX Theater which is first in Pacific Northwest.

Portland Art Museum

The Portland Art Museum is a great place for art fanatic. The museum has huge assortment of art forms. The exhibits mainly focus on permanent Native American art collection. This art museum is quiet impressive.

Portland Rose Garden

This is one of the oldest live gardens of its kind in the world. The collection of different varieties at Portland Rose Garden outdoes itself every another year. The garden is divided into many small themed gardens and the outstanding collection of roses makes the ambience just perfect for a picnic or leisurely walk in Portland.

Oregon Zoo

Oregon Zoo is also a place to see in Oregon. The zoo is not only the home of hundreds of animal species but also is a premiere breeding site of elephants.

Oregon Coast Aquarium

Oregon Coast Aquarium is located along the Oregon coast in Newport. The Aquarium is one of the biggest and best aquariums in the nation. It has many colourful fish and water world creatures.

Crater Lake

Crater Lake located in Crater Lake National Park is stunning place to see in Oregon. Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States and seventh deepest lake in the world that was formed by the collapse of a volcano.

Mazama Village

It is a camping and RV area for visitors. All the facilities like dining, lodging, and camp store with camping supplies are easily accessible to everyone.

The Willamette Valley

The flowing Willamette River forms a valley in northwest Oregon. The Willamette River meets with the Columbia River near Portland. The valley is an idyllic place for growing fruits so rich varieties of fruits are grown here. Oregon is famous for wineries too. Willamette Valley wineries are very popular in world wine market. It should indeed be on your list of special places to visit in the Pacific Northwest when planning a trip to Oregon.

Tillamook Air Museum

As the name suggests Tillamook Air Museum is dedicated to aircrafts and collection of air related stuff. The displayed exhibits includes aircraft from World War II, hundreds of photographs and other memorabilia.