Monmouth is a beautiful town located in the heart of the Willamette Valley. We are home to Western Oregon University and have many beautiful parks, biking trails and local shops for you to come and enjoy!
Monmouth, Oregon is located in the heart of the Willamette Valley. Our small, charming college town is home to Western Oregon University. With a wide array of businesses and organizations, you can get most of what you need within the city limits. Grab a bite to eat, do some shopping and explore all the Monmouth has to offer!
Did you know?
Home of Western Oregon University
Western Oregon University students put on seasonal theater and dance performances available to the public
Western Oregon University’s Smith Fine Arts series offers live musical perfomances to the public
The mission of the Smith Fine Arts Series is to not only to present quality music and dance performances for WOU and our wider community, but also to provide free education outreach opportunities throughout the season.
Learn More about the Smith Fine Arts Program/Schedule
WOU Wolves Sporting Events
You’ll often find our community members supporting the local teams and then heading down to main street for dinner (only a block a way).
How to Spend a Day in Monmouth
Breakfast: The Grain Station
Explore the City Parks: Walk through Madrona Park
Grab a mid-morning treat: The Donut Bar
Shop: The Find
Lunch: Koyote’s Tacos
Tour Western Oregon University
Grab an ice cream cone at Main Street Ice Cream
Craft: Grab a drink and do a crafting class at Craft Bar West
Dinner: Crush Wine Bar
Enjoy Music in the Park
Stay the Night at MaMere’s Guest House and enjoy a scrumptious breakfast the next morning!
Breakfast: Coffee and treats from The Sippery
Explore a city park: Walk through Gentle Woods Park to see if you can spot our local peacocks
Grab a mid-morning treat and coffee: Rick’s Coffee House
Shop: The Find and The Collection
Lunch: Yeasty Beasty
Wine tasting at one of our world class wineries around Monmouth
Dinner: Rookie’s Pub
Play or Sporting event at Western Oregon University
Stay the Night at The College Inn