Portland walking tour 2013
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Portland Walking Tour
Guidelines & Safety
Review safety guidelines in your parent
Please help students remember that we
are guests in the buildings they visit.
Manners are a must!
Safety first- plan to review the guidelines
with your group before starting the tour.
Our students will be creating presentations based on
pictures and/or video taken with our class iPads.
Only parent chaperones should handle the iPads.
Plan to take 10-15 pictures. Students will have clipboards
and a work packet to complete along the way.
Ask the students in your group to give you feedback on
what parts of the trip to photograph. This will help them
to create a great presentation of their favorite parts of
Drop off Points
• South Park Blocks
• Skidmore Fountain
• Pioneer Courthouse
Walking Tour Map
South Park Blocks – Statues:
Rebecca at the Well, Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt
Sovereign Hotel & Plank Road Plaque
Portland Art Museum &
Located on Park and
Located on the corner
of Park and Madison
Performing Arts Center
Old Federal Courthouse
Congress Center Building
Formerly the Orbanco Building; hexagon-shaped tower with reflective
glass. Bounded by 5th and 6th Ave and Salmon and Main.
Portlandia The Elk Statue
Justice Center and
Mark O. Hatfield Federal Courthouse
Justice Center Federal Courthouse
New Federal Building
One of the most energy efficient buildings in the country. Engineers designed a solar panel roof to harness energy for the building, a rainwater collection system on the outside walls to reuse rain water, and special panels along the outside to reduce the amount of heat entering the building by 40%. On 3rd Ave between Madison and Jefferson.
Pioneer Courthouse Square