Forty years ago, Mount St. Helens blew its top, killing 57 people and casting an ashy film over the entire northwest. This is something most millennials were told in third grade, but it’s tough to actually imagine. Enter the Portland Art Museum. Using photos, paintings, and drawings dating back to 1845, PAM has assembled an exhibit meant to tell the story of St. Helens in images.
Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 10:00am to 5:00pm between February 8 and May 17