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, Botan Garden, Botanic Gardens, Phipps Conservatory, Magical Places, Phipp Conservatori, Greenhous, 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. Houses, Waterfalls, Fallingwat, Frank Lloyd Wright, Pennsylvania, Architecture, Falling Waters, Bucket Lists, Fall Water
Fallingwater, a Frank Lloyd Wright masterpiece nestled in the Laurel Highlands.
Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
Phantom's Revenge - Kennywood (West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, USA)
Wilderness Voyageurs. If you want to have fun outdoors, we have an adventure for you. Whitewater rafting on 15 rivers, family fun to Class 5 extreme trips. Learn to kayak, rockclimb or mountain bike. Bucket List, Outdoor Recreat, Mountain, Water Raft, Laurel Highland, Fun Outdoor, Outdoor Adventur, Girl Scout, White Water
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.
The Laurel Highlands Hiking trail is a 70-mile backpacking and hiking trail in Western PA. Part of the Potomac Heritage Trail, it is one of the most celebrated Pennsylvania hiking trails for its varied terrain and wondrous beauty. Hiking Trails In Pa, Backpacking In Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Hiking, Pa Hiking, Laurel Highland, Visitor Bureau, Highland Hike, Hike Trail
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
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.
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. Famili Fun, Famili Vacat, Famili Getaway, Exhibitions, Famili Trip, Display, Carnegi Museum, Cold War, Carnegi Scienc
Carnegie Science Center
The Carnegie Science Center, one of the four Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, features hands-on exhibits. And IMAX!