Museum of World Athletics Heritage Exhibit

Date and Time
June 7-July 24, 2022
11 a.m
Pioneer Place, Portland
Additional Information

This free exhibit celebrates athletics, also known as track and field, in conjunction with Oregon22.

The Museum of World Athletics, MOWA, celebrates athletes of track and field and the World Athletics Championships Oregon22.

MOWA is the first sports museum to be established solely in the digital world. The is a stunning visual experience celebrates the sport of track and field and its history. MOWA also has a 3D fully virtual museum of athletics that takes people on an interactive journey through the history of athletics, highlighting legends of the sport including Paavo Nurmi, Jesse Owens, Fanny Blankers-Koen, Irena Szewinska, Carl Lewis, Marie-Jose Perec, Jan Zelezny, Allyson Felix, and Usain Bolt. The museum exhibit also features items donated by legendary U.S. and international athletes.

The exhibit will be open to the public during the following hours:

  • Sunday – Thursday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Friday – Saturday, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Photo courtesy of Susan Palmer