Most City offices closed Wednesday, June 19, to observe Juneteenth

The City of Portland recognizes Juneteenth as a formal day of remembrance to honor Black American history and the end of slavery in the United States. Learn about Juneteenth.

Portland Japanese Garden

Public Garden
Japanese Garden
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Please visit for complete hours and details.

Temporary Road Closure: Sherwood Blvd

Heading to Washington Park? Plan ahead and take transit. Due to road maintenance visitors should expect restricted access, detours, potential delays, and extremely limited parking near the Int’l Rose Test Garden and Portland Japanese Garden from July 24 - July 26. Avoid parking headaches and explore the many transit, hiking and biking options to and around the Park on

Here’s what to know before you go:

  • Stay on approved paths and observe one-way routes
  • Download the Parking Kitty app for easy, touchless metered parking

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Accessibility Notes

Parking for cars is very limited in Washington Park, especially during warm, sunny weekends. About 40% of all visitors skip the parking and arrive by rideshare, walking, biking or using TriMet transit service. Once you’re in the park, use the free seasonal shuttle to explore the park.

Park Location or Entrance

SW Kingston Drive
Portland, OR 97201

Located within

Open hours

Please visit for complete hours and details.

Past construction

Expected Grand Opening July/August 2024

Park amenities/activities

Gift Shop
Pay to Park
Visitor Attraction
Vista Point

Park policy

  • All dogs must be leashed in this park.


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