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Art Museum
“The Andy Warhol Museum tells Andy Warhol’s story and explores his legacy through the largest collection of Warhol art and archives in the world. There is also a large, full floor gallery that holds rotating exhibitions featuring deep dives into the museum’s collection or showcase contemporary artists that resonate with Warhol's life and work. Past exhibitions in the 2nd floor gallery have included John Waters, Sister Corita Kent, and Kim Gordon. Explore all 7 floors of this wonderful museum, get immersed in the mutlimedia exhibitions, play in the Silver Clouds room and enjoy the work one of Pittsburgh's best cultural exports, Andy Warhol.”
90 locals recommend
Baseball Stadium
“Home of the Pittsburgh Pirates Baseball Team! One of the most Iconic stadiums for the views of the city from inside the stadium”
62 locals recommend
Football Stadium
“Need I say more? We have season tickets and often have extras so let me know if you are looking for tickets. ”
49 locals recommend
Art Museum
“The Mattress Factory is a contemporary art museum. It was a pioneer of site-specific installation art and features permanent installations by artists Yayoi Kusama, James Turrell, and Greer Lankton.”
63 locals recommend
History Museum
“We do not visit this place enough. It is one of the better museums in the country. Spend the afternoon here and then walk through Oakland and see the sites. ”
45 locals recommend
Zoo
“The Pittsburgh Zoo is one of only six major zoo and aquarium combinations in the United States. Located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania's Highland Park, the zoo sits on 77 acres of park land where it exhibits more than 4,000 animals representing 475 species, including 20 threatened or endangered species. Address: 7370 Baker St, Pittsburgh, PA 15206”
49 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Andrew Carnegie is a large benefactor to Pittsburgh and you will find his name a lot of places. The Science center is great place to satisfy the curiosity in children of all ages. ”
52 locals recommend
Zoo
“Fun for the whole family. You can walk with the birds in various habitats. Plus rotating exhibits and shows. ”
41 locals recommend
Museum
“Sprawling contemporary art museum features permanent collections of paintings, sculptures & more.”
32 locals recommend
History Museum
“Explore Pittsburgh rich tradition of innovation and long history throughout Pennsylvania's largest history museum, a proud partner of The Smithsonian Institution. The 275,000 sq. ft. museum features six floors of long-term and changing exhibit space, including the Western Pennsylvania Sports Museum.”
42 locals recommend
Sculpture Garden
“Using paints, plants, plastic animals, yard sale finds and discarded construction materials, creator Randy Gilson has transformed his home and surrounding buildings into a colorful Pittsburgh landmark. After Randyland, take a slow stroll through the beautiful Mexican War Streets Northside neighborhood, it’s quite beautiful! ”
39 locals recommend
Stadium
“Home of the Pittsburgh Penguins and many special events from concerts or headlining comedy shows. ”
21 locals recommend
Museum
“Interactive play for kids from MAKESHOP (a place to tinker with tools, a loom, sewing machine), an Art Studio, Water play area and more”
32 locals recommend
Casino
“In addition to gambling there are also great restaurants, bars, and live entertainment.”
21 locals recommend
Indie Movie Theater
“83-seat single screen theater in a historic row house in the heart of Pittsburgh’s Lawrenceville neighborhood. Each week they choose a theme and show movies to match. They serve locally made concessions and their famous all-natural popcorn, and have a huge selection of beer available on tap in the concession stand or in the adjoining bottle shop (Bierport).”
30 locals recommend
Brewery
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“8-minute drive. Lawrenceville. 19th century church converted into a microbrewery and restaurant, perhaps the first such venture in this area. Beer brewed on the former altar. Big place, varied menu, a fun place for a special occasion. Nice courtyard.”
28 locals recommend