Portland’s Oldest Church Will Take Your Breath Away

If you want to experience a little slice of Portland history, this historic church is a great place to start. Located in Sellwood, the small chapel has been in use for over 150 years and remains a premier wedding location today. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this small church is both the oldest church and the first Episcopalian church in Oregon.

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Have you been to this lovely church? Perhaps combine a stroll of the grounds with a trip to the neighboring Sellwood Riverfront Park.