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  4. Market Square, Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh: Architecture and History Tour

Product ID: 290930
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Explore the heart of downtown Pittsburgh learning of its opulent past. Visit must-see historical landmarks, beautiful squares, and fascinating pieces of public art.
About this activity
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Mobile ticketing
Duration: 2 hours
Starting time 11:00 AM
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Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible

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  • Discover the beauty of downtown Pittsburgh, as well as the legacy of its industrial past and notorious billionaire residents
  • Immerse yourself in the city's history, scenery and architecture
  • Learn how titans of the steel and railroad industries built opulent towers and office buildings still in use to this day
Full description
Join this tour to explore the heart of Downtown Pittsburgh and its unique architecture by foot with a knowledgable local guide. See the city's "Golden Triangle" which includes Point State Park and the Financial and Cultural Districts and learn of the city's wealth and opulence at it turned into an industrial powerhouse in the 1800 and 1900's.

The tour highlights the best of the "Burgh" but also points out unseen details and hidden gems. Walk down major avenues and explore small alleyways which will give you a great introduction to the city of Pittsburgh.
  • Local guide
  • Bottled water
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Please arrive 15 minutes before the start of the tour. The meeting point is at 1049 Penn Ave, Downtown Pittsburgh, PA 15222, in the David Lawrence Convention Center. Look for the white bike in the window, right by the protected bike lane.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Distance covered is about 2 miles/3.5km and walking is at a leisurely pace
• Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the start time as you will need to check-in and sign a waiver
• Please leave a working mobile number so the local partner can contact you regarding any weather-related issues

From US$ 29 per person

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Walk the Burgh Tours

Product ID: 290930