1.7 Miles from OCC
Located just 1.7 miles from the Oregon Convention Center, the Heathman Hotel is the ideal places for visitors to stay when attending an event, concert, or tradeshow in Portland. Opened in 1990, the Oregon Convention Center is located along the east side of the Willamette River in the Lloyd District neighborhood. The OCC is the largest convention center in the Pacific Northwest and is a LEED – Platinum certified building. Situated in lively downtown Portland, the Oregon Convention Center features two ballrooms, 50 meeting rooms, 255,000 square feet of exhibit space and can handle events from 10 to 10,000 people. During it’s illustrious history the Oregon Convention Center has hosted some of the largest live musical acts and most popular tradeshows in the country.
Art At OCC
Aside from live events and tradeshows the Oregon Convention Center also houses a public art collected valued at over $2 million and is the largest collection to be featured in a convention center. From Principia, the world’s largest Foucault pendulum, to Ode to a Men’s Restroom, the art collection captures Portland’s sometimes perplexing but always fun-loving personality. Self-guided walking tours are available. Stop by the Visitor Information Desk when visiting the Oregon Convention Center.