Courtney’s guidebook

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Courtney’s guidebook

Things to do

One of only six major zoo and aquarium combinations in the United States. Located in Highland Park, the zoo sits on 77 acres of park land where it exhibits more than 4,000 animals representing 475 species.
66 locals recommend
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
7370 Butler Street
66 locals recommend
One of only six major zoo and aquarium combinations in the United States. Located in Highland Park, the zoo sits on 77 acres of park land where it exhibits more than 4,000 animals representing 475 species.
Offers unique mis of classic rides and modern thrills, including six roller coasters, a 14-ride Kiddieland, and several attractions that cannot be found anywhere else.
26 locals recommend
Kennywood Park
26 locals recommend
Offers unique mis of classic rides and modern thrills, including six roller coasters, a 14-ride Kiddieland, and several attractions that cannot be found anywhere else.
North Shore is a waterfront gathering space that links together entertainment venues, restaurants, office and cultural amenities with recreation and public green space. The park spans from the Roberto Clemente Bridge downriver to the Carnegie Science Center.
North Shore Riverfront Park
North Shore is a waterfront gathering space that links together entertainment venues, restaurants, office and cultural amenities with recreation and public green space. The park spans from the Roberto Clemente Bridge downriver to the Carnegie Science Center.
Located at the confluence of three rivers, at the tip of Pittsburgh's "Golden Triangle." The park commemorates and preserves the strategic and historic heritage of the area during the French and Indian War. (1754-1763) Point State Park is a National Historic Landmark.
78 locals recommend
Point State Park
601 Commonwealth Place
78 locals recommend
Located at the confluence of three rivers, at the tip of Pittsburgh's "Golden Triangle." The park commemorates and preserves the strategic and historic heritage of the area during the French and Indian War. (1754-1763) Point State Park is a National Historic Landmark.
Explore Pittsburgh is a flexible, comprehensive way on a hop-on hop-off bus tour. Cover 21 stops that include all of the city's highlights, stepping off the bus to explore further on your own whenever you like. Listen to the commentary on board the bus that addresses the architecture, history, art, and culture of Pittsburgh.
The Pittsburgh Tour Company
445 South 27th Street
Explore Pittsburgh is a flexible, comprehensive way on a hop-on hop-off bus tour. Cover 21 stops that include all of the city's highlights, stepping off the bus to explore further on your own whenever you like. Listen to the commentary on board the bus that addresses the architecture, history, art, and culture of Pittsburgh.

Places To See

Located in the heart of downtown, Market Square is surrounded by shops and restaurants and boasts year-round activities.
23 locals recommend
Market Square
23 Market Square
23 locals recommend
Located in the heart of downtown, Market Square is surrounded by shops and restaurants and boasts year-round activities.
One of Pittsburgh's most vibrant neighborhoods. The one-half square mile shopping district is chock full of international markets, restaurants, boutique shops, and sidewalk vendors.
150 locals recommend
Strip District
150 locals recommend
One of Pittsburgh's most vibrant neighborhoods. The one-half square mile shopping district is chock full of international markets, restaurants, boutique shops, and sidewalk vendors.
One of the oldest continuously operating botanical conservatories in the country. Beautiful place to visit!
105 locals recommend
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
1 Schenley Drive
105 locals recommend
One of the oldest continuously operating botanical conservatories in the country. Beautiful place to visit!
Century old incline, retaining its old world charm of heritage trolley. Offers breathtaking views of the city from Mt. Washington.
Duquesne Incline Upper Station
1220 Grandview Avenue
Century old incline, retaining its old world charm of heritage trolley. Offers breathtaking views of the city from Mt. Washington.
Holds the largest collection of Warhol's artwork and archival materials.
127 locals recommend
The Andy Warhol Museum
117 Sandusky Street
127 locals recommend
Holds the largest collection of Warhol's artwork and archival materials.