The Arts & Culture Offerings in the Tualatin Valley are Worthy of Applause
From award-winning professional, civic and regional theatre companies, to word-class museums and art galleries, we take the spotlight while nourishing the creative side of the destination.
From the historical roots of the region to the newest in contemporary art, the Tualatin Valley’s arts and culture scene is thriving.
Several of the region’s top and most acclaimed theatre companies have made the Tualatin Valley their homes. With thought-provocative performances, catchy musical theatre tunes, our performing arts community is worthy of a standing ovation.
Make your own masterpiece at our D.I.Y. studios. Glass blowing, acrylic painting, welding and ceramics are within reach here, and you can take home a piece of your own, one-of-a-kind Tualatin Valley art adventure.
Galleries throughout the region exhibit a broad range of art, encompassing many different types of media, and capturing different styles and ideas, while showcasing the talented artists who live and create here. The Tualatin Valley also is home to the Oregon College of Art and Craft, a leading college known for its exceptional faculty of artists and makers.
It’s been said that museums are connections to the past, bridges to the future and links to cultures and communities. Our museums showcase a wide array of artifacts from the past, from rocks and minerals to vintage high-tech instruments, while connecting us to the future-and to each other.