Looking for Things to Do in Pittsburgh?

July 25th, 2018 by

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Whether you’re looking for an ideal first-date venue or are visiting with the family, you’ll never lack for fun things to do in Pittsburgh. A few of our favorites include:

  • Live Music
  • The Warhol
  • Carnegie Science Center
  • Top Restaurants
  • Emerald View Park

Live Music

Whether you want to sample world-famous musicians at the Stage AE entertainment complex, find the latest up and comers by visiting Pittsburgh’s iconic Club Café, or enjoy live music alongside delicious bar food at The Smiling Moose, this city has everything a music lover could yearn for!

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The Warhol

Pittsburgh is the place of Andy Warhol’s birth, and The Warhol holds the world’s largest collection of Warhol’s artworks and archival materials. You’ll find everything from paintings and drawings to photographs and sketchbooks covering the entire range of his career at the largest single-artist museum in North America.

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Carnegie Science Center

The most-visited museum in Pittsburgh boasts four floors of interactive exhibits. Just a few of its most famous attractions include:

  • The Buhl Planetarium
  • The Rangos Omnimax Theater
  • The Miniature Railroad & Village
  • USS Requin

And you won’t want to miss out on Roboworld, the world’s largest permanent robotics exhibition.



Pittsburgh restaurants draw fine-diners from across the world. If you want elegant dining and fine wines, there’s no better place than Poulet Bleu. For something a touch more rustic, try traditionally made pizza from Driftwood Oven. For out-of-this-world seafood, book a table at Or, The Whale.

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Emerald View Park

The 257-acre Emerald View Park features wide-open green spaces, winding trails, and something for everyone. You can play at ballfields or playgrounds and enjoy walks all throughout the area. Don’t forget to take in the stunning overlooks, and be sure to keep coming back to explore the 19 new trails projected for Emerald View Park’s future.


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