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Ira Keller Fountain Park

Southwest Third Avenue and Clay Street, Portland, OR 97204
+1 503-823-2223
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Chasing Concrete Waterfalls

The water wasn't running when I stopped over but I still appreciated the design of the structure... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
San Diego, California
Nice waterfalls

In walking distance to most downtown hotels. Lovely spot to sit and look at the waterfalls. Only... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
Jane and Bob F
Media, Pennsylvania
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A fountain located in Portland.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“quick look” (3 reviews)
“rushing water” (2 reviews)
“urban design” (2 reviews)
Southwest Third Avenue and Clay Street, Portland, OR 97204
+1 503-823-2223
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

The water wasn't running when I stopped over but I still appreciated the design of the structure and could picture how it would look with the waterfalls. Still cool to take selfies at.

Thank Jetset18MelM
Reviewed 25 September 2017

In walking distance to most downtown hotels. Lovely spot to sit and look at the waterfalls. Only downside is that there were a few homeless people there when we arrived early in the am. But that is to be expected in Portland

Thank Jane and Bob F
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This is a nice park, just across the street from our hotel, but the homeless people were bathing there the day we walked over. Didn't want to stick around. Beautiful water fountain but be careful!

Thank milltravel59
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This fountain's water flows all year round. There are quite a few fountains along the path from here towards the South, where you can also visit Lovejoy Fountain and a couple smaller fountains... We used to play here in the summer when I was a...More

Thank MommaHarris
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth seeing! It's really quite lovely and relaxing to be there. Lots of families were there and even children taking a dip in the fountains. The fountains are huge, far larger than pictures make them out to be.

Thank Tofusmomma
Reviewed 10 August 2017

It is worth going to see it. My girls loved it. You fell like you are between several mountains and waterfalls. The only thing we didn't like was the people swimming in it.

Thank Giulianau
Reviewed 8 August 2017

During a recent trip to Portland, I stumbled across this amazing waterfall. I love how Portland has all of these urban parks that appear out of nowhere. This one included an amazing waterfall; unique in its design and how it leveraged the hillside. The day...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

I'd call this a large man made cataract type of waterfall. Great picture spot from the bottom. Glad we saw it on the map and stopped by.

Thank So_Cal_Illini_81
Reviewed 24 July 2017

You can't miss stopping here when in Portland. The fountain offers a relaxing hideaway for anyone who love the outdoors, or even if you're a city person, but love the water. There are little spots to sit all around. Amazing!

Thank carben76
Reviewed 16 July 2017

So peaceful, so serene- even with the melodious soft sound of water/stream. A beautiful scene indeed!

Thank Chuang004
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Questions & Answers
24 September 2017|
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Response from bloodsy | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can see the fountain from the street. some access for wheel chairs
Bethany W
21 February 2017|
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Response from Ed S | Reviewed this property |
The park is in downtown Portland,I would be greatly surprised if it was an off leash park. As the park occupies the entire city block and half of that the fountain itself, I am going to answer in the negative. Sorry