History & Heritage in Pittsburgh & Its Countryside PA

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  • 1180 Murrayhill Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1042
    412-471-5808
    Former residence of Pulitzer Prize winner, Willa Cather. Willa first came to Pittsburgh in 1896. In 1901, Isabelle McClung invited Willa to move into this Squirrel Hill home.
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  • 7131 Hamilton Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15208-1828
    412-241-6775
    The Afro-American Music Institute preserves the heritage of African-American music through a variety of events and performances. The institute also offers instruction in jazz, gospel, and other areas.
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  • 35 Piper St. Beaver Falls, PA 15010-1043
    724-843-2820
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  • 4734 Butler St Pittsburgh, PA 15201-2951
    412-682-1624
    Visit the burial site of Josh Gibson (1911-1947), who was called the Babe Ruth of the Negro Baseball League. A superb athlete who made history and spawned legends in his years with the Pittsburgh...
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  • 436 Grant St Pittsburgh, PA 15219
    412-350-6500
    The Allegheny County Courthouse is an outstanding example of the Richardson Romanesque style. The complex is dominated by a tall turreted tower. Three murals by Vincent Nesbert decorate the lobby....
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  • 159 Riverview Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15214-2252
    412-321-2400
    Although it's an important research tool for the University of Pittsburgh, the Allegheny Observatory is available for public tours by appointment between April and October. An open house is held...
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  • 980 Liberty Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15222
    412-258-2700
    One of only two major arts institutions in the world named for Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning playwright and Pittsburgh native August Wilson, the August Wilson Center for African American...
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  • 2720 Webster Ave. Pittsburgh, PA 15219-4224
    412-683-2160
    Welcome to Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church, the first church formed by persons of color west of the Allegheny Mountains and the oldest African-American congregation in the city of...
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  • Bethel Church Rd. Bethel Park, PA 15102
    412-835-8538
    Administers Bethel Cemetery that dates back to 1780. Fourteen Revolutionary War soldiers are buried here and veterans from all the wars are honored by community services held here every year on...
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  • 214 S. East Lane Blairsville, PA 15717
    The UGRR History Center is located at 214 S. East Lane in Blairsville. It is housed in the former Second Baptist Church Building, the oldest African American structure in the town. The Center serv...
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