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Downtown Walking Tour: Market Square Area

September 7, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm


Wednesday, September 7
6:00 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.

$20.00 per person

This tour is limited to 20 participants.
(Tickets will not be available after September 6.)

You will receive a ticket with a QR Code by e-mail. Please PRINT and bring it with you for the tour.

Ever since surveyor George Woods laid out the plan of the streets of Pittsburgh in 1784, Market Square has occupied an important place Downtown—geographically, economically, and culturally. In this area where the historic architecture meets recent construction, we will see how PHLF’s work has helped to revive a Downtown core that was once threatened by extensive demolition. The tour includes residential, commercial, corporate, and hotel buildings, several of which the U.S. Green Building Council has awarded its highest certifications for environmental sustainability. Together, the sites on the tour demonstrate how the combination of historic preservation and thoughtful new development can create a livable urban environment.

Tour Meeting Point:
PNC Triangle Park, across from Fairmont Pittsburgh Hotel, 510 Market Street

Tour Ending Point: PNC Triangle Park, across from Fairmont Pittsburgh Hotel, 510 Market Street

Please arrive 10 minutes before the start time in order to ensure that the tour gets underway on time. Dress for the weather (PHLF tours proceed rain or shine!), and wear comfortable shoes. By purchasing a ticket for this tour, you acknowledge that you are physically able to undertake the tour, assume all personal risk during the tour, consent to being photographed during the tour, and permit PHLF to use your image in our communications.

This tour is handicap accessible. Please notify us of your needs 2 Business Days in advance of the tour.


September 7, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
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PNC Triangle Park across the street from Fairmont Pittsburgh
510 Market Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15222 United States
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Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation

100 West Station Square Drive, Suite 450

Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Phone: 412-471-5808  |  Fax: 412-471-1633