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
  • A stagecoach ride
  • A working telegraph

Visit Us

Address & Hours
Educational Resources

Special Event

Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day

Thursday, April 23
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, including the first ever stagecoach races.
Learn More (PDF).
Museum Events
10:00 am – 10:30 am   Hands on Banking® program
10:30 am – 10:45 am   What do museum curators do?
10:45 am – 11:00 am   Artifact discovery
11:00 am - 11:30 pm   The Gold Rush (4th grade - up)
11:30 am - 12:00 pm   Treasure hunt (4th grade – up)
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm   Stagecoach races

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm   Hands on Banking® program
2:00 pm - 2:15 pm   What do museum curators do?
2:15 pm - 2:45 pm   Artifact discovery
2:45 pm - 3:15 pm   The Gold Rush (4th grade - up)
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm   Treasure hunt (4th grade - up)

These events fill up quickly. 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.

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