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Whiskey Walk

Whiskey Walk

Duration:1.5 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I followed my husband to Pittsburgh five years ago, and saw the opportunity to reinvent myself. Inspired by Michael's entrepreneurial spirit I decided to offer historical tours through Pittsburgh. Since I earned a Master's Degree in Art and Architectural History, and I used to live in Rome (Italy), Berlin (Germany) as well as New York City (all great places for art + architecture), I though this…
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What we’ll do

Explore Downtown for a whiskey history tour! You’ll learn why Southwestern Pennsylvania is considered the birthplace of American Whiskey, what the Whiskey Rebellion in Pittsburgh was all about, and how Prohibition affected the region in the 1920s. Scout out hidden former (as well as existing!) speakeasies around the city, and hear fascinating mobster and murder stories. Get to experience the…

What else you should know

Free cancellation and full refund up to 24 hrs before tour start. - Tour will take rain or shine! Please message if there are any concerns about inclement weather.

What I’ll provide

Spirits and Water
Free Water bottle + 4 whiskey samples included!

What to bring

Please wear comfortable shoes and weather appropriate clothing!

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Where you'll be

We will start at the Convention Center in the Cultural District and walk our way through the Financial District, to what is nowadays called Uptown, weaving in and out of small alleyways, and former sites of whiskey making, selling and drinking. The tour will end at an original speakeasy and tasting room in the oldest and still operating hotel in town, the William Penn Hotel, which was built in 1916 and is a site full of overwhelming grandeur.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 21 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age. Please bring your ID for the whiskey sampling.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

Free cancellation and full refund up to 24 hrs before tour start. - Tour will take rain or shine! Please message if there are any concerns about inclement weather.
Valentina
Whiskey Walk
7 reviews
$28 / person
7 reviews
$28 / person