Ice Rink at PPG Place
The plaza at the center of PPG Place glitters even more in winter, when this ice-skating rink is set up around a light-studded Christmas...
Allegheny County Courthouse
Allegheny County Courthouse is a 19th-century Romanesque stone building that fills two city blocks.
Also on the North Side, just by the Allegheny River, is PNC Park , where the Pittsburgh Pirates major-league baseball team bases itself.
Find out why Pittsburgh is known as the Paris of Appalachia at the Elks' Banjo Night, when the stage is packed with players and the...
Monongahela Incline information
The South Side, bursting with shops, eateries, bars and cool characters, is a great place for strolling. To see it from above, ride the Monongahela Incline. The historic funicular railroads that run up and down Mt Washington's steep slopes and afford great city views (and along which a young Jennifer Beals rode her bicycle in the classic '80s film Flashdance ). You can also try the Duquesne Incline (www.incline.pghfree.net).