|#1 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
12234 River Road NE Salem OR - 503-304-0092
~8.40 miles from Silverton city center
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Corban College & Graduate School is an independent Christian college in Salem, Oregon, with more than 50 majors and programs of study including professional, liberal arts, and ministries. Along with traditional and adult degree completion programs at the undergraduate level, Corban offers post-baccalaureate teacher licensure and graduate degrees in education, business administration, and counseling.Corban is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. As a member of the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI), Corban's Education program is approved to culminate in an ACSI teaching certificate. It is also approved by the State of Oregon to prepare both elementary and secondary teachers for licensure. More information on our accreditation.Our di...
|#2 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Chemeketa Community College
4000 Lancaster Drive NE Salem OR - 503-399-5114
~9.32 miles from Silverton city center
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Even before there was a Chemeketa, there was Salem Technical-Vocational School, operated by Salem Public Schools. Salem Tech's first full-time classes were held in an old elementary school. Practical Nursing and Electronics Engineering Technician programs were developed in 1957, 70 full-time students were enrolled, and staff included five full-time instructors.In 1964, Salem Tech moved to its present site on Lancaster Drive, where a one-story brick building, a machine and welding shop, and a number of temporary buildings soon made up the campus. In 1965, the school's name was changed to Salem Technical Vocational Community College.In the early 60s, a group of citizen leaders from throughout the mid-Willamette Valley spearheaded a movement to transform Salem Tech into a comprehensiv...
|#3 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Downtown Woodburn (Neighborhood)
~9.88 miles from Silverton city center
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|#4 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Pacific Northwest Truck Museum
3995 Brooklake Rd Ne Salem OR - 503-463-8701
~9.90 miles from Silverton city center
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Antique Powerland is a collection of museums and a self-described heritage site for power equipment, such as farm machinery, trucks (lorries), trains, construction equipment, and the engines which power them. It is located in Brooks, Oregon, United States, and is operated by the non-profit Antique Powerland Museum Association. It was initially established by a group of enthusiasts "dedicated to the preservation, restoration and demonstration of steam powered equipment, antique farm machinery and implements."The museum is located on a 62-acre (250,000 m2) parcel of land just off Interstate 5 in Brooks, and has been in operation (in various forms) since the 1970s. Originally, the site was primarily used for "threshing bees", a forerunner to the modern tractor pull, and the remainder of ...
|#5 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Keizer Heritage Community Center
980 Chemawa Rd Ne Salem OR - 503-393-9660
~10.89 miles from Silverton city center
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The Keizer Heritage Museum officially opened February 2000. Its mission is to preserve and display the culture and history of Keizer, Oregon and surrounding mid-Willamette Valley area.The Museum, located in the Keizer Heritage Community Center (the restored 1916 Keizer School), is a wonderful example of Craftsman style architecture. The Museum displays cover a wide range of history from days of the wagon train through the City of Keizer’s beginning in 1982 and to the present. A variety of items relate to "The Old School" and its many teachers and students over the years. Many local families have contributed their history to display boards, scrapbooks and display cases.Every other month, the Museum has a special exhibit to show a specific part of Keizer’s history or something of pub...
|#6 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Oregon State Fair and Exposition Center
2330 17th St NE Salem OR
~11.00 miles from Silverton city center
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The Oregon State Fair is the official state fair of the U.S. state of Oregon. It takes place every August–September at the 185-acre (0.75 km2) Oregon State Fairgrounds located in north Salem, the state capital, as it has almost every year since 1862. In 2006, responsibility for running the fair was delegated to the Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department, and the division is now known as the Oregon State Fair & Exposition Center (OSFEC), which holds events on the fairgrounds year-round.
|#7 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Woodburn Company Stores
1001 Arney Road Woodburn OR
~11.00 miles from Silverton city center
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With 100 stores, Woodburn Company Stores is the largest tax-free outlet center in the West.Woodburn Company Stores is an outlet mall in Woodburn, Oregon, United States. The complex, located between the cities of Portland and Salem on Interstate 5, opened in 1999. Owned and operated by Craig Realty Group, the center has over 350,000 square feet (33,000 m2) of retail space.Initially costing $20 million, Woodburn Company Stores opened with 243,000 square feet (22,600 m2) of retail space in August 1999. The center was expanded by 66,500 square feet (6,180 m2) of space which opened in November 2003. An additional 23,700 square feet (2,200 m2) added in November 2005. cost $1.6 million and included Nike, Inc. as an anchor to the outlet mall. Another 27,402 square feet (2,545.7 m2) of space ...
|#8 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Keizer Station Shopping Mall
~11.01 miles from Silverton city center
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|#9 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Downtown Keizer (Neighborhood)
~11.24 miles from Silverton city center
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|#10 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Western Baptist College
5000 Deer Park Dr Se Salem OR - 503-581-8600
~11.86 miles from Silverton city center
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|#11 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Mission Mill Museum
1313 Mill St Se Salem OR - 503-585-7012
~12.33 miles from Silverton city center
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Mission Mill Museum is a historic museum located in Salem, Oregon, United States. It features working displays of a woolen mill—the Thomas Kay Woolen Mill—and several historic Salem buildings that have been relocated to the mill site.The original Kay Woolen Mill was opened in 1890, by Thomas L. Kay, whose family eventually founded Pendleton Woolen Mills. The workforce of 50 labored 60-hour weeks. In 1895, a fire destroyed much of the mill and outbuildings. Kay died in 1900 and his son Thomas B. Kay took over as president and served until his own death in 1931.The museum includes a water power interpretive exhibit by Portland General Electric. The exhibit demonstrates how the mill was run using the water from Mill Creek.
|#12 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
900 State St Salem OR - 503-370-6300
~12.37 miles from Silverton city center
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Willamette University is located in Salem, Oregon. Founded in 1842, it is the oldest university in the Western United States.Willamette University is an American private institution of higher learning located in Salem, Oregon. Founded in 1842, it is the oldest university in the Western United States. Willamette is a member of the Annapolis Group of colleges, with an undergraduate college and three graduate schools. In athletics, the university is a member of the NCAA's Division III Northwest Conference, with the bearcat as the school mascot and old gold and cardinal as the school colors. There are approximately 2,500 students enrolled combined between the graduate and undergraduate programs. The school employs over 200 full-time professors at the 69-acre (280,000 m2) campus that is sit...
|#13 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Salem McNary Field (SLE)
~12.42 miles from Silverton city center
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McNary Field (IATA: SLE, ICAO: KSLE, FAA LID: SLE), also known as Salem Municipal Airport, is a public airport located two miles (3 km) southeast of the central business district of Salem, a city in Marion County, Oregon, United States, also the capital of the state. The airport is named for Senator Charles L. McNary. This airport is publicly owned by City of Salem.Primarily a general aviation airport, McNary Field has seen scheduled commercial airline service in the past, and recently had scheduled air carrier service via Delta Air Lines (service ended October 2008). The Oregon Army National Guard - Army Aviation Support Facility (AASF) and charter flights also use the facilities. McNary Field serves as the home of the Oregon Department of Aviation.
|#14 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State St Salem OR - 503-370-6855
~12.48 miles from Silverton city center
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The Hallie Ford Museum of Art (HFMA) is the museum of Willamette University in Salem, Oregon, United States. It is the third largest art museum in Oregon. Opened in 1998, the facility is across the street from the Oregon State Capital in downtown Salem, on the western edge of the school campus. Hallie Ford exhibits collections of both art and historical artifacts with a focus on Oregon related pieces of art and artists in the 27,000 square feet (2,500 m2) facility. The museum also hosts various traveling exhibits in two of its six galleries.
|#15 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Northwest House of Theological
600 State St Salem OR - 503-588-4344
~12.54 miles from Silverton city center
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http://www.nhts.org/The Northwest House of Theological Studies (NHTS) is an ecumenical venture that provides a center for theological study and reflection and a resource for churches within the context of the Northwest USA. It serves in partnership with regional judicatories of the American Baptist Church, the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), the Episcopal Church, the Lutheran Church (ELCA), the United Church of Christ, and the United Methodist Church. We also work closely with and enroll students from others, such as the Metropolitan Community Church, Presbyterian Church USA, and Unitarian Universalist. NHTS is a member institution of the Northwest Consortium, together with American Baptist Seminary of the West, Church Divinity School of the Pacific, Pacific Lutheran Theolo...
|#16 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Downtown Salem (Neighborhood)
~12.67 miles from Silverton city center
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|#17 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
600 Mission St Se Salem OR - 503-363-4714
~12.88 miles from Silverton city center
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|#18 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Champoeg State Park
St. Paul OR
~17.84 miles from Silverton city center
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|#19 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
~22.13 miles from Silverton city center
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Newberg is a city in Yamhill County, Oregon, United States. Located in the Portland metropolitan area, the city is home to George Fox University. As of the 2000 census, the city population was 18,064. The 2007 estimate is 21,675 residents and is the second most populous city in the county.
|#20 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Chehalem Cultural Center
~22.25 miles from Silverton city center
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|#21 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Evergreen Wings & Waves Educational Waterpark
~22.39 miles from Silverton city center
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|#22 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Downtown McMinnville (Neighborhood)
~24.00 miles from Silverton city center
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|#23 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
South West Portland
~25.21 miles from Silverton city center
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Downtown Portland lies in the Southwest section between the I-405 freeway loop and the Willamette River, centered around Pioneer Courthouse Square ("Portland's living room"). Downtown and many other parts of inner Portland have compact square blocks (200 ft [60 m] on a side) and narrow streets (64 ft [20 m] wide), a pedestrian-friendly combination.Many of Portland's recreational, cultural, educational, governmental, business, and retail resources are concentrated downtown, including:South Park Blocks, Pettygrove and Lovejoy Parks, and Tom McCall Waterfront ParkArlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland Art Museum, and Oregon Historical Society MuseumPortland City Hall, Multnomah County Courthouse, the Portland Building, Pioneer Courthouse, and Mark O. Hatfield United States Courth...
|#24 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Oregon City OR
~25.83 miles from Silverton city center
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Please call to schedule a visit. Built in 1845, this is the oldest house in Clackamas County. Asa Lovejoy and Francis W. Pettygrove flipped a coin here to decide the name of the city that is now Portland. Experience living history teas.
|#25 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge
19255 SW Pacific Hwy Sherwood OR
~25.91 miles from Silverton city center
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Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge is located within the floodplain of the Tualatin River basin near Sherwood.The Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge is a 1,358 acres (550 ha) wetlands and lowlands sanctuary in the northwestern part of the U.S. state of Oregon. Established in 1992 and opened to the public in 2006, it is managed by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service. Located 15 miles (24 km) southwest of Portland, the refuge is bordered by Sherwood, Tualatin and Tigard. A newer area is located further west near the city of Gaston surrounding the former Wapato Lake.Part of the network of National Wildlife Refuges (NWR), Tualatin River Refuge is one of only ten urban refuges in the United States. Habitats in the refuge include forested areas, wetlands, oak and pine gra...
|#26 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Oregon City OR
~25.99 miles from Silverton city center
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Dr. John McLoughlin is affectionately known as the "Father of Oregon." His house remains almost as it was when the good doctor built it in 1845. Some of the original furniture and furnishings are still there, so it is a real treat for history buffs. Do not miss the bed that was owned by the family of Meriwether Lewis (Lewis and Clark). The guided tour is educational and amazing. Admission is free. The house is closed Jan 19-Dec 31 every year.
|#27 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
~26.14 miles from Silverton city center
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Tualatin is a city located primarily in Washington County in the U.S. state of Oregon. A small portion of the city is also located in neighboring Clackamas County. It is a southwestern suburb in the Portland Metropolitan Area that is located south of Tigard. The population was 22,791 at the 2000 census. The 2006 estimate is 25,650 residents.The name of the city is taken from the Tualatin River, which flows along most of the city's northern boundary. According to Oregon Geographic Names, a post office with the spelling "Tualitin" was established November 5, 1869, and the spelling changed to "Tualatin" in 1915.In the 1850s, the settlement was first called Galbreath after its founder Samuel Galbreath. In 1853, Galbreath built the first bridge over the Tualatin river, and the town became...
|#28 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
7267 SW Bridgeport Rd Portland OR
~27.00 miles from Silverton city center
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Bridgeport Village offers an exclusive mix of local, regional and national shops unlike any other shopping experience in Oregon.
|#29 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
~27.69 miles from Silverton city center
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Gladstone is a city located in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 11,438. The 2007 estimate is 12,200 residents. Gladstone is a four-square-mile (10 km²) suburban community twelve miles (19 km) south of Portland at the confluence of the Clackamas and Willamette rivers. To the south, across the Clackamas River, is Oregon City, across the Willamette is West Linn, to the north is Milwaukie.
|#30 of 30 Things To Do in Silverton|
Us Army and Army Reserve
17185 Se Mcloughlin Blvd # C Portland OR - 503-659-1525
~28.51 miles from Silverton city center
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The United States Army is the branch of the United States armed forces responsible for land-based military operations. It is the largest and oldest established branch of the U.S. military, and is one of seven uniformed services. The modern Army has its roots in the Continental Army which was formed on 14 June 1775, before the establishment of the United States, to meet the demands of the American Revolutionary War. Congress officially created the United States Army on 3 June 1784 after the end of the war to replace the disbanded Continental Army. The Army considers itself to be descended from the Continental Army and thus dates its inception from the origins of that force.The primary mission of the Army is to "provide necessary forces and capabilities ... in support of the National Secur...