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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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Governors Park
Governors Park
SW 13th Avenue and Davenport Street Locate this site in PortlandMaps

General Info
Acreage: 5.74
Acquired in 1894

Includes natural area.
Natural Area

Special Information
Park hours: 5:00am-midnight

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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.