Pittsburgh Travel Guide


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Plan Your Pittsburgh Vacation

Pittsburgh has recast itself into a pleasing blend of turn-of-the-20th-century architectural masterpieces and modern skyscrapers, consistently ranked among the nation's most livable cities. Visitors will find that Pittsburgh has a real sense of fun, with outdoor activities on its rivers and parks, unique shopping downtown and in surrounding neighborhoods, and excellent dining in some of the state's most interesting locales.


Pittsburgh Hotels

A recent hotel building boom has given travelers more choices near Pittsburgh's city center. More moderate accommodations can be found near the interstates...read more


Pittsburgh Restaurants

You can expect an enormous variety of cuisines in Pittsburgh, a reflection of the town's ethnic diversity. Most of these restaurants are surprisingly affordable...read more

Things To Do

Things To Do in Pittsburgh

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.

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Pittsburgh Experiences

  • Carnegie in Pittsburgh

    As a businessman, Andrew Carnegie was ruthless toward competitors and workers, but upon his retirement he gave most of his wealth away, becoming... Read more

  • Side Trip to Fallingwater

    Fallingwater, a private residence improbably suspended over a waterfall, is unquestionably a masterpiece from one of America's most important... Read more

  • Pittsburgh Notables

    The Pittsburgh area has produced some amazing people. Whether by birth or circumstance, those who have experienced Pittsburgh long enough to... Read more

  • Remembering Mr. Rogers

    From 1968 to 2001, the late Fred Rogers hosted the PBS kids' show Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, produced in Pittsburgh. Rogers, famous for his... Read more

  • Pennsylvania's Dirty Little Secret: Beer

    Mention northern California businesses to a traveler and invariably thoughts of the area's wine regions come to mind. Ask that same person about... Read more


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