Lewis and Clark Expo in the Alphabet District – NEW!

Starbuck's Coffee 1012 NW 21st Ave, Portland, OR

Most people experience this historic neighborhood, also know locally as Nob Hill, strolling down 23rd or 21st Ave enjoying the high density chic that this area is known for. On...

Historic Downtown Hillsboro

Hillsboro Civic Center 150 E Main St, Hillsboro, OR

Hillsboro began as a pioneer town in the 1840s and developed as a center of agriculture, commerce and government by the early 1900s. Main Street has changed over the years,...

Historic Downtown Longview – NEW!

Monticello Hotel 1405 17th Ave, Longview, WA

Robert A Long, a Midwest-based wealthy entrepreneur, was looking for a Pacific Northwest location for expansion into the lumber business. The planned community of Longview was almost an afterthought to...

Lloyd District Walking Tour

Holladay Park Portland, OR

In the early 1960s, urban renewal set the stage for the creation the of the Lloyd Center; Portland’s version of the “mega-mall”. Today, the Lloyd District is in transition and...

Historic Willamette Heights Walking Tour

3009 NW Quimby St 3009 NW Quimby St, Portland, OR

Willamette Heights is a classic Portland early 20th century “streetcar neighborhood” situated in the far northwest corner of the city. This prestigious, out-of-the way residential enclave owes its growth to...

Heritage Museum to Old Fort Walking Tour

Heritage Museum 1618 Exchange St, Astoria, OR

We'll start on the east end of downtown Astoria and make our way up into the first few blocks of the historic Shively-McClure National Register Residential District. Along the way...

Historic Uniontown Walking Tour

Astoria Warrenton Area Chamber of Commerce 111 W Marine Dr, Astoria, OR

Uniontown was established in the 1880s by Finnish immigrants who came to the Pacific Northwest to work in the booming salmon fishing industry. Astoria had the largest Finnish population west...

Historic Astor Court Neighborhood

A-Town Coffee 632 W Marine Dr, Astoria, OR

The Astor Court neighborhood is one of the oldest on Astoria's South Slope. The extension of the electric streetcar into the neighborhood in 1915 sparked the development of the residential...

Auto-centric Astoria

Lower Columbia Preservation Society (LCPS) 389 12th St, Astoria, OR

As the automobile replaced water, rail and mass transit starting in the first decades of the 20th century, the architectural fabric of downtowns changed with the times. Buildings designed specifically...

Historic Nob Hill – NEW!

Spielman Bagels and Coffee Roasters 2314 NW Lovejoy St, Portland, OR

The historic Alphabet District (also known as Nob Hill) is jam packed with history and architecture from the early decades of the 20th century. Given a huge boost by the...