Cultural Attractions in Pittsburgh

Cultural attractions include entertainment relating to fine arts, music or history.

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

600 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

If you have never spent an evening at Heinz Hall with the Symphony, you don’t know what you are missing.  The Pittsburgh Symphony is world class and is led by music director Manfred Honeck, who is also highly respected and world renown.  Be sure to view the performance schedule this season, and come and enjoy the wonderful acoustics and “sounds of the Symphony.”Read more…

Frick Art & Historical Center

Frick Art and Historical Center

7227 Reynolds St, Pittsburgh, PA 15208

Open to the public since 1990, the Frick Art and Historical Center is centered around “Clayton”, the mansion and Pittsburgh home of Henry Clay Frick and his family in the late nineteenth century.  Come enjoy a glimpse of the refined and cultured lifestyle of the Frick family in this historic setting.  Tours of Clayton are available, and admissions free for the Frick Art & Historical Center, Art Museum and the Car and Carriage Museum!  Reservations are recommended by not required.  Finish off your visit with a stop at the Frick Café and the Museum store.Read more…

Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra

Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra

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.Read more…

Apple Hill Playhouse

Apple Hill Playhouse

275 Manor Rd, Delmont, PA 15626

The Apple Hill Playhouse bills itself as the best little theater “in the country”.  The Orchard Performing Arts Company puts on several productions each year, and along with the productions for kids though the “Johnny Appleseed Children’s Theater”, there is always something going on.  Be sure to also check out the Lunch  / Dinner Packages in conjunction with the nearby Lamplighter Restaurant.Read more…

Pittsburgh Opera

Pittsburgh Opera

2425 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

The Pittsburgh Opera Company is a cultural fixture in Pittsburgh, being the 8th oldest such company in the country. Take in a performance at the Benedum Center or the Pittsburgh Creative and Performing Arts School Theater.Read more…

Nationality Rooms - University of Pittsburgh

Nationality Rooms (Cathedral of Learning, Pitt)

4200 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Pittsburgh has always been a melting pot of world heritages, where traditional customs and ways are still celebrated. In this spirit, the University of Pittsburgh features 26 Nationality Rooms in the Cathedral of Learning. Each room, while serving as a student classroom, reflects the art, history and culture of a particular nationality.Read more…