The City of Aurora, OR
The city of Aurora is located in the state of Oregon in Marion County and has a population of 1,019 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Aurora is Portland, approximately 35 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Aurora, including Top-O-Hill Restaurant, The Lunch Room, Donald Cafe, Langdon Farms Golf Club and Boyer Market & Deli. For a larger selection of Aurora restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Aurora Golf Courses and/or Museums, including the Pioneer Mothers Memorial Cabin Museum, Canby Depot Museum, Langdon Farms Golf Club, Jesse H. Settlemier House and Historic Barlow House. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Aurora please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Aurora:
- Portland Intl. Airport (PDX)
Aurora, Oregon Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Aurora experiences an average high temperature of 80 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 53 degrees with an average rainfall of 0.83 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Aurora with daytime temperatures averaging 78 degrees in the summer, and 48 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Aurora to receive an average of 5.92 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 1.11 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 105 degrees in the summer and as low as -15 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Aurora should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 61 degrees, and nighttime lows of 42.
Aurora, Oregon Attractions
13D Center of Art and Photography - Portland,
The 3D Center of Art And Photography is an American nonprofit educational institution in Portland, Oregon that opened in 2003. It is the first museum in the United Stated dedicated to stereoscopy. The Center is currently located in a leased storefront on NW Lovejoy Street on the Portland Streetcar line.
2A. C. Gilbert's Discovery Village - Salem,
The A.C. Gilbert's Discovery Village is an interactive children's museum that is situated in Salem, Oregon. This hands-on museum was named in honor of American inventor Alfred Carlton Gilbert and displays several of his inventions, most notably the Erector Set. In fact, the Village is home to the world's largest Erector Set tower at 52 feet. Originally home to the National Toy Hall of Fame, the museum sold the Hall of Fame to the Strong - National Museum of Play in 2002.
3Antique Powerland Museums - , Brooks,
Antique Powerland is a collection of museums and a self-described heritage site for power equipment, such as farm machinery, trucks, trains, construction equipment, and the engines which power them. It is located in Brooks, Oregon, and is operated by the non-profit Antique Powerland Museum Association. It was initially established by a group of enthusiasts "dedicated to the preservation, restoration and demonstration of steam powered equipment, antique farm machinery and implements.
4Arrowhead Golf Club - Grants Pass,
The Arrowhead Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Clackamas County Oregon. Built in 1961, this Grants Pass course designed by Kip Kappler is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 503-829-8080. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no other requirements.
Address: 28301 S Hwy 213, Grants Pass, OR 97038
5Art Gym - Marylhurst,
The Art Gym is a contemporary arts exhibition space at Marylhurst University in Marylhurst, Oregon near Portland, .
6Auburn Center Golf Club - Salem,
The Auburn Center Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Marion County Oregon. designed by Wayne & Sue Larson is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 5220 Center St NE, Salem, OR 97301
7Battle Creek Golf Club - Salem,
The Battle Creek Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Marion County Oregon. Built in 1960, this Salem course designed by Lynn Baxter is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 503-585-1402. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 6161 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97306
8Berry Botanic Garden - Portland,
Berry Botanic Garden is a botanical garden in southwest Portland, Oregon, in the US. In addition to large collections of alpine plants, rhododendrons, primulas, lilies, it is known for its plant-conservation program and its large seed bank that protects rare or endangered plants of the Pacific Northwest. The seed bank, formally established in 1983, was thought to be the first in the U.S. that was devoted entirely to preserving rare native plants.
9Blue Sky Gallery - Portland,
Blue Sky Gallery is a non profit exhibition space and archive for photography in Portland, Oregon. In 1975 a group of photographers pooled their resources to start a small gallery. It grew to become one of the most important photography exhibition centers in the country.
10Broadmoor Golf Course - Portland,
The Broadmoor Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Multnomah County Oregon. Built in 1932, this Portland course designed by George Junor is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 503-281-1337. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 3509 NE Columbia Blvd, Portland, OR 97211
Aurora, Oregon Hotels
3Best Western Wilsonville Inn & Suites
29769 Sw Boones Ferry Road
Wilsonville, OR 97070
Aurora, Oregon Restaurants
This is a list of Aurora Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out and Breakfast & Brunch Restaurants. Happy Dining!
24377 Northeast Airport Road
Aurora, OR 97002
6Langdon Farms Golf Club - Restaurant & Bar
24377 Northeast Airport Road
Aurora, OR 97002
Published July 25, 2011
The Willamette River in Portland Oregon has miles of pleasant walkways and lends itself to family strolling. We enjoyed the Vera Katz Eastbank Esplanade floating walkway