There are a number of picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so make sure you enjoy the nearby green spaces. Join in a ball game, read a book, or just enjoy the fresh air at the Maurie Jacobs Park and the George E. Owen Memorial Garden.
If you could do with a spot of retail therapy, you’ll love the boutiques, stores and stalls that are part of the Valley River Center Mall.
If you are travelling without kids in tow, be sure to visit the Territorial Vineyards and Wine Company.
Sports fanatics vacationing in Franklin should head to Autzen Stadium to see the Oregon Ducks football playing visiting rivals. To endear yourself with the locals, be sure to wear green and yellow, the colors of the Oregon Ducks football.
To really get to know Franklin, consider booking a room at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Make reservations for the Valley River Inn, the Americas Best Value Inn Eugene, or the Valueinn Motel.