Once the gateway to the West, historic Brownsville PA weathered the rise and fall of coal and steel in Western
If you are looking for things to do in Pittsburgh , Southwestern Pennsylvania Guide is a Melting Pot of Attractions, Heritage Events, Folklore and History. We feature content in the context of our quaint and nostalgic past, with an eye on preservation, renewal and development for the future of the Pittsburgh region. Discover heritage events from around the region, along with selected news and happenings. Although some of the content is unique, most of the posts found here are by other local bloggers. The aim of the Southwestern Pennsylvania Guide is to aggregate pertinent posts from a variety of sources into one place. These posts are selected by hand, such that only contents relating to attractions, history, folklore or regional growth are categorized and published.
We welcome free event submissions! Use the link in the menu to submit your event and it will be added, pending review. In addition, our mission is to include fresh content from historical societies, heritage organizations, museums and historical sites to help them spread the word about their programs and happenings. If you are a Pittsburgh-area organization and would like to have your content featured here, please contact us.