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Walking Tour: Portland Bridges

Sunday, April 7, 10:00 a.m.

Portland Bridges: survey the design, construction, and history of the bridges of "Bridge City". Learn what historical forces led to the construction of the bridges, why they were built the way they are and where they are. Consider how our bridges have shaped Portland's growth and continue to impact our urban environment. Contact event organizer directly for information on student, senior, group, or multiple ticket purchase discounts.

Meeting Place: Waterfront Park, Salmon St. Fountain.

This event is part of the Design, Urban Growth, and History Walking Tours series

  1. Walking Tour: Portland Bridges (Currently Viewing)

  2. Walking Tour: South Portland: Design, Development, Displacement

  3. Walking Tour: Mid-Century Modern and Minimalism in Portland

  4. Walking Tour: Portland Bridges (Reprise)

  5. Walking Tour: Designing Death, River View Cemetery

  6. Walking Tour: Albina: Design, Development, Displacement

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Sunday, April 7, 2019 from 10:00am to 12:00pm


The streets and urban landscapes of Portland.


John Doyle

Design Week participate: 2018, 2017. Docent: Architectural Heritage Center, P.U.G.S. Instructor, former lecturer Metropolitan Museum. BA, MA