It has a lot of interesting art and not so interesting in a huge building. But it doesn't really make you learn much about anything. Do not know what is lacking....
About Portland Art Museum
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This was a surprise! We had not planned a visit, primarily due to the entrance charge. However, it was raining heavily so we decided to spend the wet afternoon at this museum. The collection is interesting, extensive and varied. Lots of variety from traditional to...More
We originally ducked in the museum to kill an hour and wait out the rain. We wound up spending 4 hours because the exhibits and quality and diversity demanded our attention. If you're a museum junkie like us, you can pair this museum with the...More
I was blown away by how large this museum is!! There are so many styles of art in this museum, photography, paintings, sculpting, wood work, abstract..... I think it was $13/person? Either way it was worth it. Definitely allow a couple of hours of course...More
Spent a few hours walking through this facility. Although not extensive there is a very nice selection of art and sculptures covering the last few centuries. Additionally there is nice room covering ancient Chinese art.
Part of our annual trip to Portland...Both rotating and permanent exhibits are excellent. Nice layout. Easy to get around. Can spend 4-5 hours easily...restaurants in area so can visit, eat and come back.
I moved here from Chicago and used to live in D.C. so maybe it made me a little bit of a museum snob, but this museum does a fantastic job. I thought it would take 2 hours to see it but I easily could have...More
I brought my sister to the museum for our annual art extravaganza. She really enjoyed the time there. There was a balanced collection for every art lover in there. Some Impressionism for me and some Baroque for her. The staff was nice and answered some...More