Come and explore historic Portland!
Events at The Portland Museum and Portland Library and craft vendors at Tim Faulkner Gallery. Lots of games and activities for children on the grounds of the Portland Family Health Center
Trolley Tour highlighting historic buildings and points of interest
Tour the Historic Marine Hospital, a National Historic Landmark located on Northwestern Parkway. Built in 1845, it is considered by the National Park Service to be the best remaining antebellum hospital in the United States and of the seven hospitals built in the mid 19th century by the Marine Hospital Service it is the only one still standing even after surviving two tornadoes.
Tour the Portland Locks completed in 1830 to allow shipping traffic to navigate through the Falls of the Ohio and according to commerce statistics almost 57 million tons of commodities are shipped through the McAlpine locks annually equating to combined total of eleven billion seven hundred million dollars!
Enjoy live music – bluegrass, folk, classic cover and contemporary music from local musicians throughout the day on the grounds of the Portland Family Health Center.
Food trucks too!
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