Insider Tour

Modern & Postmodern Architecture in Downtown Pittsburgh

Neighborhood: Downtown

Start Location: 1049 Penn Ave, Downtown Pittsburgh, PA 15222

End Location: Market Square

Time Length: 90 minutes

Distance (miles): 1.5 miles

Sunday Times:

  • 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Wheelchair Accessible: Yes

Restrooms Available: Yes

Other: Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.

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Cost: $25

Building Description:
In the second half of the twentieth century many impressive buildings have been added to Pittsburgh's Downtown. Major construction materials and technological innovations were pioneered, developed and made in Pittsburgh, including iron, steel, aluminum, glass, wire cables and much more. On this walk we will track down outstanding structures of various materials and styles, that are now making Pittsburgh's skyline so unique.