This Oregon Pub Is Actually Located In A Historic Episcopal Church With A Scandalous Past

Oregon is full of unique pubs; but none as historical, nor interesting, as McMenamins. This Oregon City pub is actually located in an old church that was known for many a scandal in its time. In the early 1860s, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church was known as the “rebel church” of Oregon City—a place where political tensions ran high, the boundary between church and state nonexistent. The congregation was housed in what’s now known as McMenamins Oregon City, a classic American tavern. An Oregon pub with ties to a rebel church? Now that’s a unique piece of Oregon history you have to hear:

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Oregon City is full of unique charm and surprises, and the scandalous story of McMenamins Oregon Pub provides a glimpse into the town’s rich history. In addition to the rebel church, Oregon City is home to other unique attractions, including the only municipal elevator in America!

Address: 102 9th St, Oregon City, OR 97045, USA