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  • Fun Fest Entertainment Center 412-828-1100
    2525 Freeport Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15238
    Enjoy fun for the whole family at this entertainment center that features bowling lanes, laser storm, arcade with more than sixty games, billiards, and a restaurant. The... more info  map

  • Kennywood Park 412-461-0500
    4800 Kennywood Boulevard, Pittsburgh, PA 15122
    West Mifflin
    America's finest traditional amusement park, opened in 1889, and a national historic landmark featuring 5 roller coasters, live shows, arcades, and more. Fun for the... more info  map

  • Ladbroke Racing - The Meadows 412-563-1224
    Racetrack Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15233
    Climate controlled harness racing facility offering excitement of live harness racing and fine dining.  more info

  • Manchester Craftsmen's Guild 412-322-1773
    1815 Metropolitan Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15233
    Multi-discipline, minority directed center for arts and learning which houses visual arts and recording studios, classrooms, galleries, a cafeteria, concert hall and... more info  map

  • Nationality Rooms 412-624-6000
    1209 Cathedral of Learning, Pittsburgh, PA 15260
    Twenty-six classrooms that depict the city's diverse ethnic heritage through authentic examples of architecture and decor. more info

  • Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens 412-622-6914
    One Schenley Park, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    Something's always blooming at Phipps. 13 room Victorian glasshouse is open year-round. more info

  • Pittsburgh Center For The Arts 412-361-0873
    6300 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232
    Pennsylvania's largest community arts center which presents regional, national, and international exhibitions. The center also offers art classes and a shop with work by... more info  map

  • PPG Place Wintergarden 412-434-1928
    200 Three PPG Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    Bright and open plant filled all glass garden environment featuring activities and events throughout the year.  more info  map

  • Sandcastle Waterpark 412-462-6666
    1000 Sandcastle Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15120
    Located in the Waterfront Entertainment Complex
    Among other family oriented attractions, Sandcastle features 14 twisting, turning, and plunging waterslides, a lazy river, a tad pool for smaller children, a wave pool,... more info

  • Society for Contemporary Craft 412-261-7003
    2100 Smallman Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    Nationally recognized resource facility dedicated to contemporary artists and their work. Programs include tours, workshops, classes, demonstrations, studio tours, and... more info  map

  • Stephen Foster Memorial 412-624-4100
    University of Pittsburgh
    World's only concert hall, museum, and library devoted to an American composer, Pittsburgh native Stephen Collins Foster. more info

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Old St. Luke's Church
    330 Old Washington Pike, Carnegie, PA 15106
    Established as a stockade church, without a congregation since 1930, Old St. Lukes has served the community as a religious institution and gathering place for 238 years.... more info  map

Libraries & Research Centers

  • Mt. Lebanon Public Library 412-531-1912
    16 Castle Shannon Boulevard, Pittsburgh, PA 15228
    The Mt. Lebanon Public Library is open Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., on Fridays and Saturdays until 5:00 p.m., and from September through May on... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Andy Warhol Museum, The 412-237-8300
    117 Sandusky Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
    Located on the North Shore
    One of the four Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, the Andy Warhol Museum was made possible through the combined efforts of the Carnegie Institute, Dia Center for the Arts,... more info  map

  • Carnegie Museum of Art 412-622-3131
    4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    Houses important 19th century American, French, Impressionist, post-Impressionist and contemporary collections. Exhibits, classes, and lectures for all ages are offered. more info  map

  • Carnegie Museum of Natural History 412-622-3131
    4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    Accredited by the Association of American Museums, "Carnegie Museum of Natural History collects and cares for specimens and artifacts that document the history of life... more info  map

  • Children's Museum of Pittsburgh 412-322-5058
    10 Children's Way, Pittsburgh, PA 16832
    Children's Museum of Pittsburgh expanded four times its original size in 2004 and now offers all new interactive exhibits which are designed for children of all ages... more info

  • Fort Pitt Museum 412-281-9284
    101 Commonwealth Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    Located at Point State Park
    Situated in the recreated Monongahela Bastion, Fort Pitt Museum memorializes the importance of the Forks of the Ohio during the Great War for Empire in which the... more info

  • Frick Art & Historical Center 412-371-0606
    7227 Reynolds Street, Pittsburgh, PA 16832
    Estate includes Clayton, a meticulously restored Victorian house, The Frick Art Museum, a Car and Carraige Museum, greenhouse, Frick children's playhouse, a Visitors'... more info  map

  • Mattress Factory 412-231-3169
    500 Samsonia Way, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
    Museum of contemporary art that features exhibits in room-sized environments created by in-residence artists.  more info  map

  • Photo Antiquities 412-231-7881
    531 East Ohio Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
    Features photography exhibits including African American, Civil War, Native American, Pittsburgh, and other everchanging themes. A gift shop featuring over 100,000... more info  map

  • Senator Heinz Pittsburgh Regional History Center 412-454-6000
    1212 Smallman Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    The Senator John Heinz Pittsburgh Regional History Center is an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution and the largest history museum in Pennsylvania. The new Western... more info  map

  • Senator John Heinz Pittsburgh History Center 412-454-6000
    1212 Smallman Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    Largest history museum in Pittsburgh featuring exhibits including an interactive 1790's log cabin, the Underground Railroad, 1940's Pittsburgh trolly, sports exhibits,... more info  map

  • Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall/Museum 412-621-4253
    4141 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 16832
    Veteran memorial building, unique in the world, housing exhibits that span from the Civil War to present day wars. more info  map

  • Wood Street Galleries 412-471-5605
    601 Wood Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    Exhibits group and solo exhibitions of contemporary art by national and international artists. more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Hartwood Acres 412-767-9200
    200 Hartwood Acres, Pittsburgh, PA 15238
    Scenic 629 acre Allegheny County park includes magnificent 16th century-style tudor mansion filled with original English and American antiques, an outdoor amphitheater,... more info  map

  • National Aviary 412-323-7235
    Allegheny Commons West, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
    Nations only aviary featuring 200 species of birds and more than 600 colorful, exotic and endangered birds from all over the world. more info

  • Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium 412-665-3640
    1 Wild Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    More than 400 species, including 22 threatened or endangered species, are represented at The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium. The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium is a great... more info

  • Rodef Shalom Botanical Garden 412-621-6566
    4905 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    Replica of ancient Israel with more than 100 temperate and tropical plants. more info  map

Science & Technology

  • Carnegie Science Center 412-237-3400
    One Allegheny Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
    Explore more than 250 exciting hands-on exhibits, live science demonstrations, a gigantic Miniature Railroad display, an IMAX theater and much more. more info  map

  • Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation 412-268-2434
    Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    Specializes in the history of botany and all aspects of plant science and maintains authoritative collections of books, plant images, manuscripts, portraits and data... more info

Tours & Cruises

  • Duquesne Incline 412-381-1665
    1220 Grandview Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15211
    Offers a spectacular view of Pittsburgh. Century-old cable car travels between West Carson Street and the restaurants of Grandview Avenue. more info  map

  • Gateway Clipper Fleet 412-355-7980
    350 West Station Square Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    America's largest boat operation; has six excursion vessels that tour the three rivers area year round. Call for cruise times. more info

  • Gray Line of Pittsburgh 412-741-2720
    110 Lenzner Court, Sewickley, PA 15143
    Daily narrated fun and entertaining tours of the sights and culture of Pittsburgh. Call for tour times. more info

  • Just Ducky Tours 412-492-3825
    5 Station Square Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    Pittsburgh's only land and water tour in a vintage World War II amphibious vehicle. Tours run daily April through October and in November weekends only. more info

  • Monongahela Incline 412-442-2000
    East Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15211
    Takes commuters and tourists to the top of Mount Washington to marvel at the view. One of the few remaining inclines in the country. more info  map

  • Rivers of Steel 412-464-4020
    623 East 8th Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15120
    The Bost Building
    Take your group or convention on a big steel journey through five different journeys about the Steel Making Capital of the World. more info  map


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