Visit the World's Smallest Park
Most of the time, “bigger is better.” This is true in terms of paychecks, hot tubs and the power of your truck when it comes to snow-covered roads. Yet some things are simply cool when tiny. Take today’s focus, Mill Ends Park…the Guiness Book of World Record’s-certified smallest park in the world. And you guessed it, that tiny park is right here in Portland.
Here’s a nice description of the park from World Atlas.com:
The park has a very interesting history with a number of things happening on and around it in the last 48 years. Here is a brief history from WorldAtlas.com, followed by a number of very entertaining and fun links to stories about the park and its legendary inhabitant, leprechaun Patrick O’toole!
Interesting Story Links About Mill Ends Park
Indeed a number of things have occurred in and around Mill Ends Park. Afterall, it’s right on the PDX waterfront. So, here are some great links to explore further this wonderful, truly Portland-like installation. I just love it!
What will the park look like when you go check it out??? Enjoy!