Education Event, Tour     

Free Admission Weeks for Educators at Portland Cultural Attractions

Free and open to the public

Monday, July 25 – Sunday, August 14, 2022

  • Free
  • Teachers

Various Locations

Event Type: Education Event, TourAudience(s): Teachers

During the weeks of July 25–31 and August 8–14, educators are invited to visit the Japanese American Museum of Oregon, Lan Su Chinese Garden, Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education, the Oregon Historical Society, and Pittock Mansion for free as well as take part in educator-focused events and tours. Please note that while some institutions request advance reservations to attend these programs, any educator who would like to attend will be welcomed! Please let staff at the institution’s admission desk know that you are an educator to access free admission.

Ability Accommodation Information

This event provides the following accommodations:

  • Handicap Accessible

Participating Institutions & Program Schedule:

Japanese American Museum of Oregon

411 NW Flanders Street
Hours: Friday–Sunday, 11am–5pm; Tuesday–Thursday by appointment

Contact: 503.224.1458 or info@jamo.org  

Japanese American Museum of Oregon Educator Tours

Thursday, July 28, at 10:30am
Thursday, August 11, at 10:30am

Please RSVP to info@jamo.org if you plan to attend.

Lan Su Chinese Garden

239 Northwest Everett Street
Hours: Monday–Sunday, 10am–6pm

Contact: 503.228.8131 or info@lansugarden.org

Lan Su Chinese Garden Educator Tours

Thursday, July 28, at 2:30pm, with tea and cookies
Thursday, August 11, at 2:30pm, with tea and cookies

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education (OJMCHE)

724 NW Davis Street
Hours: Wednesday–Sunday, 11am–4pm

Contact: 503.226.3600 or education@ojmche.org 

OJMCHE Educator Tour

Wednesday, July 27, at 1pm, with appetizers and beverages available

Register Here

OJMCHE Genocide Speaker Panel

Thursday, August 11, at 1pm, with coffee, tea, and cookies available

Register Here

Oregon Historical Society

1200 SW Park Avenue
Hours: Monday–Saturday, 10am–5pm; Sunday, 12pm–5pm

Contact: 503.222.1741 or katie.pearson@ohs.org

Oregon Historical Society Educator Tours

Monday, July 25, at 1pm
Tuesday, August 9, at 1pm

Pittock Mansion

3229 NW Pittock Drive
Hours: Tuesday, 12pm–5pm; Wednesday–Monday, 10am–5pm

Contact: 503.823.4273 or kwilliams@pittockmansion.org

Pittock Mansion Educator Tours

Tuesday, July 26, at 10:30am
Friday, August 12, at 9:30am 

Please note that these tours are scheduled before the museum opens to the public; RSVP to kwilliams@pittockmansion.org if you are planning to attend.