Greater Pittsburgh Trip Planner
Welcome to Greater Pittsburgh!
This WorldWeb.com travel and tourism guide for Greater Pittsburgh, featuring hotels and other accommodations, tours, attractions, events, shopping and more, will help you plan a successful visit to the Pittsburgh area of Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
Home to the largest inland port in the United States, the Pittsburgh area is a gateway to the 9,000-mile (14,500-kilometer) system of waterways that run throughout the United States. The proliferation of waterways neccessitated the construction of bridges, making it virtually impossible to travel anywhere in Allegheny County without crossing at least one span. The city of Pittsburgh is also home to several museums and artistic institutions dedicated to the advancement of American popular culture, including the Carnegie Centers for Natural History, Art and Science. Neighboring Westmoreland County is home to several historical attractions in addition to siginificant agricultural production. Outdoor activities are integral to the Greater Pittsburgh experience, including hiking, biking and more along the miles of trails available in the area. Antique stores are common in the area as well, adding to the historic feel of Greater Pittsburgh.
Current & Upcoming Events [ View All ]
Looking for something to do in Greater Pittsburgh? Check out these current and upcoming events. If you know of an event that is not listed in the travel guide, please feel free to add an event listing (it's free).
- Pittsburgh Folk Festival
Sep 03 to Sep 04 » University of Pittsburgh
- The Pittsburgh Park Summer Reading Series: Fletcher, Daniels, and Sweterlitsch
Sep 10 » Pittsburgh
- Frick Environmental Center Public Celebration
Sep 10 » Frick Park
- Giada Valenti - From Venice With Love
Sep 17 » Byham Theater
- The 7th Annual Running of the Weiners
Sep 17 » Homestead, PA
- Butler County Farm Tour
Oct 01 » Butler, PA
- 2nd Annual Fearless Warrior Yoga Conference
Oct 09 » Pittsburgh
- Pittsburgh Blues Festival
TBA » Pittsburgh
- Riverfest Rices Landing
TBA » Rices Landing, PA
- Laurel Highlands Bluegrass Festival
TBA » Ligonier, PA
- Westmoreland Arts & Heritage Festival
TBA » Twin Lakes Park