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Historical Landmarks

Take a look at these historic sites in the Willamette Valley for insight into the region's past.

Brigittine Monastery

23300 SW Walker Ln. Amity OR 97101 U.S.

Partake in some delicious chocolates handmade by Brigittine monks at this peaceful retreat.

Downtown McMinnville

105 NE 3rd St. McMinnville OR 97128 U.S.

Explore 64 historic properties spanning 14 blocks.

Monteith House

518 Second Ave. SW Albany OR 97321 U.S.

This authentically restored 1849 house is the first frame structure built in historic Albany. Some of the furnishings were brought west by covered wagon over the Oregon Trail.

Mount Angel Abbey & Seminary

1 Abbey Dr. St. Benedict OR 97373 U.S.

Swiss Benedictine monks built this seminary in 1883, near Mount Angel, a charming Bavarian village that hosts Oregon's most famous Oktoberfest.