Things to do less than an hour's drive from Cal U.
Market Square - Fifth and Forbes Corridor - Pittsburgh, PA
Pick up fresh fish at Wooly's Fish Market and enjoy the colorful crowds at the Strip District in Pittsburgh.
CONSOL Energy Park
Senator John Heinz History Center
This former ice house has been reborn as a seven-story museum, with interactive exhibits that bring more than 250 years of Western Pennsylvania history to life.
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Pittsburgh, PA ~ LEED certifications: 1) world's only Platinum-certified greenhouse and 2) Platinum-certified and net-zero energy Center for Sustainable Landscapes. Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, Beautiful Reflections, Favorite Places, Phipps Conservatory, Phippsconservatori Pittsburgh, Magic Places, Pittsburgh Pa, Pennsylvania Gardens, Botanical Gardens
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Pittsburgh, PA ~ LEED certifications: 1) world's only Platinum-certified greenhouse and 2) Platinum-certified and net-zero energy Center for Sustainable Landscapes.
Take a bite out of a world famous Primanti Bros. sandwich in the Strip District of Pittsburgh.
Tanger Outlet Center
Fallingwater house - Frank Lloyd Wright You can actually open a piece of the floor in this house and stick your toes in the swiftly moving water OR put your fishing pole in there! Amazing concept--tucked in in a forest in western PA. Concept House, House Design, Wright Fallingwater, Fall Water House, Fallingwater House, Frank Lloyd Wright, Falling Waters, Fall Luxury Decor, Architecture Design
Fallingwater, a Frank Lloyd Wright masterpiece nestled in the Laurel Highlands.
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
Phantom's Revenge - Kennywood (West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USA)
Ohiopyle State Park
If you want to have fun outdoors, there are plenty of adventures waiting for you not far from campus.
Pittsburgh is home to a fantastic collection of works by pop artist -- and Pittsburgh native -- Andy Warhol.
CONSOL Energy Center
Home of the Penguins: Pittsburgh's CONSOL Energy Center.
Tons of views, like this one on the Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail, make a walk in the woods very relaxing.
Nemacolin Woodlands Resort
Nemacolin Woodlands Resort's Mystic Rock Golf Course.
The Duquesne Incline in Pittsburgh offers a breathtaking view of the skyline.
Laurel Ridgeline Canopy Tours at Seven Springs Mountain #Resort lets riders glide through trees and over slopes, with 10 lines that appeal to all types of riders. Outdoor Recreation, Buckets Lists, Fun Stuff, Pennsylvania Lottery, Lottery Jackpot, Laurel Highlands, Canopies Tours, Pennsylvania Area, Mountain Resorts
Laurel Ridgeline Canopy Tours
Laurel Ridgeline Canopy Tours at Seven Springs Mountain Resort is one of many in the area that lets riders glide through the trees and over other terrain.
Segway in Paradise | Guided Segway Tours of Pittsburgh | - Photos
Just Ducky Tours
Learn fun facts about Pittsburgh while riding on land & water in this amphibious vehicle.
Bringing the world of science alive, the Carnegie Science Center appeals to visitors of all ages. One of the four Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, the Science Center features more than 400 hands-on exhibits, three live demonstration theaters, a four-story #IMAX® Dome theater, an interactive planetarium, a science-of sport exhibition, an authentic Cold War submarine moored on Pittsburgh’s Ohio River and a world-renowned model railroad display. Families Trips, Hands On Exhibitions, Science Centers, Carnegie Museums, Families Vacations, Sports Exhibitions, Center Features, Carnegie Science, Families Fun
Carnegie Science Center
The Carnegie Science Center, one of the four Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, features hands-on exhibits. And IMAX!
Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre
The Nutcracker is a holiday tradition for the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre. The Cultural District in Pittsburgh is teeming with events all year.