Downtown Salem businesses are designated with the city icon.

Marion or Polk Counties

Together Anywhere

Our location aware app takes you on an entertaining journey from Salem to Bend in a way you have never experienced it before. Learn about history, geology, outdoor experiences and unique facts about Oregon as you travel down the Santiam Canyon to Central Oregon! #youradventureisready

Aurora Colony National Historic District

Unique 19th-Century town, founded by German and Swiss immigrants in 1856. Vintage and antique shops, art galleries, wine tasting, restaurants, annual heritage events, street fairs.
Aurora Colony Visitors Association
PO Box 86
Aurora, OR 97002
503-939-0312

B-17 Alliance Foundation

The Gas Station Bomber is under a flight worthy restoration at the Salem Airfield. Come tour the WWII History Museum & see the Restoration first hand. 
3278 25th St., SE
Salem, OR 97302

Bush House Museum

Bush's Pasture Park
A Victorian residence built in 1878 by pioneer editor and banker Asahel Bush II, the Museum features original fittings and furnishings, including Salem's first indoor bathroom.
600 Mission St.
Salem, OR 97302
503-363-4714

Gift shop & encore furniture

Historic Salem home filled with unique gift items, home goods, antiques and women's apparel. Proceeds from sales benefit Assistance League philanthropic programs supporting children and homebound adults.
1095 Saginaw St. S
Salem, OR 97302
503-364-8318

Deepwood Museum and Gardens

Queen Anne Victorian on 4.5 acres of manicured and historic gardens features Eastern Golden Oak and Povey stained glass windows. Tours and events offered year-round.
1116 Mission St. SE
Salem, OR 97302
503-363-1825

Eco Earth

A huge globe created out of tile icons made by local artists and students that reflect the world's diversity on land and water. Park: 5 a.m.-midnight; Office: Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Salem's Riverfront Park
101 Front St. NE (downtown Salem)
Salem, OR 97301
503-581-4325 or 800-874-7012

Evergreen Aviation and Space Museum

Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum is home to the Spruce Goose and 150 other artifacts. Two museums, a theater and a cafe located on campus.
500 NE Captain Michael King Smith Way
McMinnville, OR 97128
503-434-4185

Frank Lloyd Wright's Gordon House

Frank Lloyd Wright's only building in Oregon. This inspirational mid-century modern house is a national historic site and state treasure. Guided tours by reservation. Perfect venue for meetings/retreats, parties, intimate weddings and concerts.
869 W Main St. (adjacent to The Oregon Garden on Cascade Highway)
Silverton, OR 97381
503-874-6006

Gallon House Covered Bridge

Oregon's oldest covered bridge. Named for the days when liquor was sold by the gallon or quart in a nearby house. The bridge was rebuilt in 1990.
Silverton, OR 97381 (northwest of Silverton)
503-581-4325
800-874-7012

Gilbert House

Explore 16 hands-on exhibits that inspire learning through creative play, and our 20,000 ft² Outdoor Discovery Area nestled between three historic houses in downtown Riverfront Park.  Enjoy daily crafts, membership opportunities, children's classes, field trips, party rentals, and more!  House tours are free. 
116 Marion St NE
Salem, OR 97301 
503-371-3631

Hallie Ford Museum of Art - Willamette University

Hallie Ford Museum of Art features permanent galleries of Asian, European, Native American, and regional art, as well as temporary exhibitions of historical and contemporary art.
700 State St. (Willamette University)
900 State St. (mailing)
Salem, OR 97301
503-370-6855

Historic Gentle House

855 N Monmouth Ave.
Monmouth, OR 97361
503-838-8673

Independence Heritage Museum

Located in the historic First Baptist Church, enjoy collections of area artifacts, documents and photographs. Open Wed.-Sat.; 1-5pm.
112 S Third St.
Independence, OR 97351
503-838-4989

Lee Mission Cemetery

This historic Cemetery is the final resting place of many missionaries and pioneers including Jason Lee, Methodist missionary to Oregon in 1834.
Lee Mission Cemetery
2104 D St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-851-1803

Mt Angel Abbey Church

Mount Angel Abbey, home to a thriving Benedictine monastic community, is open to visitors year round. Visit the historic church, library, gift shop and museum.
1 Abbey Drive
Saint Benedict (hilltop above Mt. Angel)
Mt. Angel, Oregon 97373
503-845-3064

Museum of Natural History - Mt. Angel Abbey

The museum features an eccentric collection of artifacts such as American Civil War memorabilia, an American mammal collection and the world's largest porcine hairball.
One Abbey Drive St.
St. Benedict, OR 97373
503-845-3030

Oregon Electric Railway Museum

The Oregon Electric Railway Museum provides trolley rides and a look at the streetcar heritage of our cities. Located at Powerland Heritage Park in Brooks, Oregon.
3995 Brooklake Rd.
Brooks, OR 97303
971-701-6327

Oregon State Hospital Museum of Mental Health

Explore the history of mental illness and its treatments through the collections of Oregon’s historic State Hospital, formerly known as the Oregon Insane Asylum.
2600 Center St. NE
Salem, OR 97301
971-599-1674

Oregon Vintage Machinery Museum

Located at Powerland Heritage Park. Featuring John Deere brand. View tractors, implements, machine parts, collectibles, literature and household artifacts. Annual silent auction in June. 
3995 Brooklake Rd. NE
Brooks, OR 
503-339-4071