A MUSEUM THAT’S EASY TO GET TO
Washington Park Shuttle now running through Labor Day (September 5), the shuttle will run daily, about every 25 minutes from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Click here
Getting to Portland Children’s Museum is a snap, by bus, light rail (MAX), car or even by bike!
Take MAX (Light Rail): From downtown Portland, take the Blue Line west towards Hillsboro. From Hillsboro, take the Blue Line towards Gresham. Get off at the Washington Park MAX Station, then board the elevator to street level. We are directly south from the elevator exit, across the parking lot.
Take The Bus: From downtown Portland, take Bus 63 to Washington Park and get off at the Washington Park and MAX Plaza. During the summer months, the Washington Park Shuttle is a convenient way to get to the museum and also explore the attractions in Washington Park.
Driving From Downtown Portland: Take Highway 405 to Highway 26 West towards Beaverton. Take the Oregon Zoo exit and stay right on SW Zoo Road. Stay to your left then follow the signs for parking. We are located at the south end of the parking lot across from the Zoo entrance.
Driving From Hillsboro/Beaverton: Take Highway 26 east towards Portland. Take the Oregon Zoo exit and turn left at the stop sign; you’ll be on SW Zoo Road as you cross over the highway. Stay to your left then follow the signs for parking. We are located at the south end of the parking lot across from the Zoo entrance.