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Downtown’s Best: Special Places and Spaces
November 2 @ 9:45 am - 12:00 pm$30
Thursday, November 2
9:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
$30.00 per person (includes the guidebook Exploring Pittsburgh: A Downtown Walking Tour).
This tour is limited to 10 participants. Tickets will not be available after 11:30 p.m. on November 1.
Downtown Pittsburgh’s built environment is a remarkable array of buildings and places old, new, and restored. In this brisk tour of two dozen architectural landmarks, spectacular interiors, and significant urban spaces, you will learn how Pittsburgh developed from a military outpost in the 18th century into the 21st-century city that has repeatedly been lauded for its beauty, walkability, and livability.
Tour Meeting Point: Grant Street and Fourth Avenue, in the Plaza at One Oxford Centre
Tour Ending Point: PPG Place
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 two business days in advance of the tour.