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Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

1120 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204

Governors Park
Governors Park
SW 13th Ave & Davenport St Locate this site in PortlandMaps

General Info
Acreage: 5.41
Acquired in 1894

Amenities
Includes natural area.
Natural Area

Special Information
Park hours: 5:00am-midnight

Historical Information
This park was dedicated while Sylvester Pennoyer was Governor of Oregon (1894-1901), giving the park its name. Pennoyer was the first person to make a gift of property to the City of Portland for solely park purposes.