The One Thing You Don't Want to Miss
Explore the oldest American settlement west of the Rockies. Discover Astoria's famous Union Town, Doughboy Monument, beautiful Victorian homes and churches. View the Astoria Column, displaying scenes commemorating important events in the area's history.
Other Fun Things to Do
||Tour Fort Clatsop, a replica of the fort depicted in William Clark's journal.
||Visit the Maritime Museum, which houses some of the region's prized artifacts.
||Visit Mount St. Helens and see the crater, lava dome and blast zone of this infamous volcano.
||Go for a bike ride at Fort Stevens. You'll see Battery Russell, dating back to the early 20th century, with its panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean; Cape Disappointment Light House and the Washington State shoreline. While you're there, look for the wreck of the Peter Iredale, an English ship that ran aground in 1906.
Get a Taste of Local Flavor
Oregon's coast is famous for its fabulous fresh seafood, especially crab, salmon and sturgeon. Astoria is no exception, and you'll find the seafood here delicious and plentiful.
The official currency of the United States is the U.S. Dollar (USD).
Weather in Astoria, Oregon
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Before You Visit
Learn more about this port city with these tourist information guides.