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1 Craighead Rd, Hidden Valley, PA 15502
Hidden Valley may be a bit smaller than its neighbor in terms of skiing terrain, but it offers many additional activities and recreational opportunities as well. The resort features golf and biking lodging packages, special events, and facilities for meetings and conferences, to name a few.
700 Arch Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
The National Aviary is the nation’s only indoor nonprofit bird zoo, with over 600 birds from over 200 species, many of which are threatened and endangered. There is a special emphasis on birds from the rain forest or other wetland areas, but every continent is represented. The Aviary holds special events, family camps and even Photo Safaris on Saturdays. There is something for everyone!
1454 Laurel Hill Park Rd, Somerset, PA 15501
Laurel Hill State Park consists of 3,935 acres of mountainous terrain in Somerset County. The 63-acre Laurel Hill Lake is a focal point of the park. Laurel Hill is surrounded by thousands of acres of pristine state park and state forest lands. A trail system invites visitors to hike and explore the park and observe the diversity of plants and wildlife. Hemlock Trail passes through a beautiful stand of old growth hemlocks.
W Park Rd, Slippery Rock, PA 16057
The gently rolling hills, lush forests and sparkling waters disguise a land that has endured the effects of continental glaciers and massive mineral extraction.
Each year over one million people visit the 16,725-acre park, yet never realize that many people helped restore the park from prior coal mining and oil and gas drilling practices. Today, the park is an outstanding example of environmental engineering achievement.
10 Children's Way, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Nestled in the “square” of Allegheny Center on the North Side lies the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, housed in the old Buhl Planetarium building. Kids of all ages will find something interesting to discover and explore. The museum contains 3 floors and features several hands-on exhibits, as well as educational programs and special events. If you have young kids and are looking for things to do in the area, this attraction is highly recommended.
268 Fox Rd, New Castle, PA 16101
Living Treasures Animal Park has found its niche by providing a more hands on, up close experience than you might find at other zoos. There are two locations, Moraine State Park and Donegal, each featuring a walk through zoo with over 70 species, a petting area for the kids, pony and horse rides and a gift shop.
130 W Station Square Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Looking for a unique sightseeing tour of the city? A Ducky Tour is just what the doctor ordered. Traverse along land and water in their authentic World War II “DUKW” vehicle while a narrator provides historic commentary in a quirky, humorous fashion. Tours depart from near the Hard Rock Café at Station Square daily, April through October.
951 Old Salem Rd, Greensburg, PA 15601
Since 1969, the Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra has been providing concerts and outreach to the Greensburg and surrounding areas. See what is happening this season at the WSO – a Chamber Music Series, Youth Orchestra Program, and special events with renowned musicians.
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461 McKinney Rd, Wexford, PA 15090, United States
Located at the intersection of McKinney Road @ Kummer Rd. Drive up McKinney toward the golf course and stop at the stop sign at Kummer Rd. Put your car in neutral and you will drift backward up the slight hill. This really works, and does not have an apparent reason. This is one of many Read more »
510 E 10th Ave, Munhall, PA 15120, United States
If you know anything about Pittsburgh history, it may not surprise you that this library is haunted. It was given as a gift by Carnegie only 6 years after the deadly Homestead Steel Strike of 1892. Despite his good intentions, there was still bad blood among the steel workers for Carnegie, for defeating their attempt Read more »
436 Grant St, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, United States
How would you like to be in a jail that was also a haunted house? In 1907, prisoners in one section of the Allegheny County Jail pleaded to be moved to another area of the facility. It seemed that the ghost of a former cellmate, W.A. Culp, still could not escape and was harassing and Read more »
Winfield Township, PA
The Influenza Epidemic of 1918 / 1919 took an especially heavy tool on the town of Winfield, PA in Butler County. Mass graves of up to 20 bodies per grave were quickly dug and buried in order to prevent the spread of the disease. Most of the victims were recent immigrants to the area and Read more »
611 Covert Rd, New Castle, PA 16102, United States
Covert’s Crossing was a single-lane old bridge in New Castle, PA. The bridge was built in 1887, and was very narrow. It has become the subject of many legends in the area, most of which involve headless spirits and midnight tragedies. For example, one story asserts that a newlywed couple in a horse drawn carriage Read more »
3414 National Pike, Farmington, PA 15437, United States
Mount Washington Tavern is located off the National Road and is part of the Fort Necessity National Battlefield Park. It is one of many taverns that were built along the National Road. These taverns gave weary stagecoach travelers a place to eat and rest. Today a museum, there have been reports of unexplainable footsteps and Read more »