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Things to Do in Pittsburgh & Western Pennsylvania

There is always something fun to do in Pittsburgh. Get the scoop on attractions, festivals, events, museums, sports, bands, parks, tours, events and more in Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania.
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Go Ape! Treetop Ropes Course in North Park
Go ape in Pittsburgh's North Park at the seven-acre Go Ape! Treetop Adventure Course. Thirty-seven obstacles situated in the treetops of North Park include five ziplines and two Tarzan swings, plus ropes, bridges, ladders, swings and trapezes. Learn about opening hours, costs, age requirements, and more. You can also book for a birthday party or...

Pittsburgh Crèche
The Pittsburgh Crèche is a larger-than-life nativity scene and the world’s only authorized replica of the Vatican’s Christmas crèche on display in St. Peter’s Square in Rome. Learn more about the Pittsbugh Creche, including history and visiting hours.

Pittsburgh Miniature Railroad & Village
The Miniature Railroad and Village at the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh has been delighting visitors for over 50 years. Detailed buildings and landscape celebrate the history and heritage of Western Pennsylvania. Learn more about the model railroad, including history and visiting hours.

Top 10 Pittsburgh Must-Sees
Pittsburgh is a beautiful, dynamic city full of sights and attractions sure to please the avid sports fan, history enthusiast, culture maven, or outgoing child. Whether you're in town for a visit, or just looking for something new to try, these must-see Pittsburgh spots offer something for everyone.

Free Summer Fun in Pittsburgh
Summer in Pittsburgh is made for festivals, concerts, recreational activities and other great fun. What's even better is that some of them are free! We profile some of the best free things to do in the Pittsburgh area, including free concerts, free events, free activities and more free fun.

10 Ways to Enjoy Pittsburgh with Kids
Explore these ten fun places in the greater Pittsburgh area which are sure to be a hit with kids of all ages. Activities and fun for Pittsburgh parents, grandparents and the children.

Top 10 Ways to Experience Pittsburgh
Have guests coming to visit Pittsburgh and can't think of anything to do? Try one of these ten fun ways to introduce your friends and family to the great city of Pittsburgh.

Pittsburgh Events Calendar
Whether you're looking for a Pittsburgh festival, murder theater dinner, or garden tour, you can always find something to do in Pittsburgh. We offer our favorite "best bet" Pittsburgh events each week, and also cover major events across Western Pennsylvania.

Fall Fun in Western Pennsylvania
Explore the great seasonal activities of Western Pennsylvania, including fall festivals, fall foliage tours, farm markets and spooky Halloween haunts. Covers the greater Pittsburgh region, as well as the Laurel Highlands, Allegheny National Forest, and Erie regions.

Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium
The 77-acre Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium is one of only six major zoo and aquarium combinations in the country. Also ranked among the top three children's zoos in the country, the Pittsburgh Zoo has thousands of animals in naturalistic habitats, a wonderful Kids Kingdom and a stunning indoor aquarium.

Pittsburgh Children's Museum - Attractions & Hours at the Childrens Museum of...
With the help of Mister Rogers, the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh is one of the best children's museums in the United States. Learn more about the many fun hands-on exhibits, birthday parties, and indoor and outdoor fun for kids of all ages to be found at the Pittsburgh Children's Museum.

Pittsburgh Festival of Firsts
Experience a wide array of U.S. premieres of interesting visual and performing arts exhibits, from The Rubber Duck Project to the darkly comedic The Pigeoning.

Winter Holiday Camps in Pittsburgh
Looking for an entertaining, but educational diversion for your children during their winter holiday break? These Pittsburgh area organizations, museums, and other attractions, offer winter holiday camps just for the little ones!

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