Museums: Portland

Learn how Wells Fargo connected Oregon communities by stagecoach and steamboats on the Columbia and Willamette Rivers. Enjoy the museum on your own, or set up a free guided tour.

Exhibits include

  • An 1854 Concord Coach
  • Stagecoach driver’s seat
  • A working telegraph

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portlandofc A Wells Fargo office in Portland, Oregon

Themed History Events

Wells Fargo in Portland, January 22
Wells Fargo in Oregon, February 12
Women’s History Month, March 4

Mark your calendars for these museum receptions all taking place between 11 am – 1 pm. Participate in a scavenger hunt and answer trivia to receive giveaways or simply enjoy refreshments.

First Office Wells Fargo’s first Western office, San Francisco, 1852

Anniversary Reception
March 18 from 11 am – 1 pm

On March 18, 1852, Henry Wells and William Fargo created Wells, Fargo, and Company. Bring family, friends, and customers to celebrate our anniversary. Enjoy refreshments and discover Wells Fargo’s history.


Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day
April 28

A visit to the museum allows you and your child to explore careers in museums and learn Wells Fargo’s history through fun and educational activities.
Call the museum today to reserve your spot – 503-886-1102.
Children of all ages must be accompanied by an adult.
Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day was founded by the Ms. Foundation for Women to create an opportunity for children ages 9 to 15 to share and communicate their expectations for the future.


October 31 from 10 am – 4 pm

Bring your children to the museum for activities, treats, and games.


November 1-30

During Movember, men around the world grow mustaches to raise awareness of men’s health issues. Visit the museum and borrow the mustache of a Wells Fargo legend for a selfie!


Holiday Reception
December 2 from 11 am-1 pm

Ring in the holidays with cheer and refreshments at our annual holiday reception.

Book a Tour

Thank you for your interest in a guided tour!
Please be aware that if you wish to visit us at your own leisure, without a guide, you are welcome to do that anytime without an appointment. We are open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday (closed on bank holidays). Admission is free.

Ready to book?
Please call (503) 886-1102

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