"Beautiful and Historical Pittsburgh" Top 5 Page for this destination Pittsburgh by Rabbityama
Pittsburgh Travel Guide: 761 reviews and 1,858 photos
Pittsburgh is a small city compared to most, but it has a lot of history and interesting places to visit! It also has a beautiful skyline!
Pittsburgh was formerly the "Steel City", known for being extremely smoggy and polluted, but it is nothing like that today! Of course, it's still known as the Steel City, but when you say that today, people think of the Steelers not the steel mills! Pittsburgh has a lot to offer, and the choices are diverse!
For sports fanatics, there is obviously the Steelers, Penguins, Pirates, and the University of Pittsburgh basketball team! Animal-lovers will enjoy the Pittsburgh Zoo, which includes the PPG Aquarium, and the National Aviary.
For art, the Andy Warhol Museum, Mattress Factory, and Carnegie Museum are all great galleries. There are also other smaller galleries around various communities and the Wood Art Gallery in the downtown is free.
Many of the previously mentioned sites are historical, but for more history and historical sites, try the Heinz Museum, the Frick's Clayton House, and Fort Pitt Museum!
This is just a little bit of nostalgia; a picture is the old stadium, which no longer exists. Today you can watch the Steelers and Pirates in their own stadiums!
While the Cathedral of Learning dominates the Oakland area, just behind it sits the much smaller Heinz Chapel. Many... more travel advice
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