Visit Pittsburgh

The holidays are here and trips are being planned. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a destination that is sure to light up your holiday season. Rich in history and wonders to visit and see, the city truly comes alive with holiday performances and dazzling winter shows and drives. 

Where Is Pittsburgh Located?

The city of Pittsburgh is located in the great state of Pennsylvania and ranks as the 68th largest city in the US. The city is well-known for its steel production which is why the city is often referred to as the “Steel City.” Pittsburgh is also known as the “City of Bridges” due to its many bridges. In fact, the city holds the title for having more bridges than any other city in the world. 

What To Do In Pittsburgh?

The city of Pittsburgh has a total of 31 museums, including the famous Andy Warhol Museum. No matter what you are looking for – history, science, plants – Pittsburgh has you covered. Admission to the museums range from free to a cost that many museum-goers describe as relatively cheap. So, don’t worry, checking out these awesome exhibits won’t break your bank. 

And with the holidays here, Pittsburgh also puts on a breathtakingly beautiful lights display. Every year, the city holds the Light Up Night which consists of wonderful light displays, live music, and great food. You can even go ice skating downtown at the PPG Rink and under the beauty of the many lights that adorn the massive Christmas tree that sits in the middle of the rink. 

Other Things To Do Nearby

And while you are visiting the beautiful city of Pittsburgh, keep in mind that there is an architectural masterpiece in Mill Run, PA. Built in 1935, Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater house can be toured and is certain to be admired. Partially built over a waterfall, the house was listed as one of the “28 Places to See Before You Die” in the Smithsonian Magazine. 

How about a Cleveland Brew Tour? The tour takes you through four of Cleveland’s revered breweries and leaves you learning about and sampling some of the finest that the city has to offer. 

How To Get To Pittsburgh From Chris James Landscaping

If you are visiting our friends at Chris James Landscaping for your commercial or residential landscaping needs, maybe head over to Pittsburgh for the weekend afterwards. With so much to do and see in Pittsburgh, this is a trip you won’t want to miss. Click here to visit another fun attraction.