Posts Tagged "Museums"


Last updated: 06/27/17The Pittsburgh Seminary wouldn’t be your first place to expect to find a museum, but tucked in the basement of Long Hall is a rather unique museum in Pittsburgh called the Kelso Museum for Near Eastern Archaeology. Booking.com For those who like history, especially when surrounding the holy land, a visit to this small museum is a must. Covering the Seminary’s Own Archaeological Digs In many cases, it...

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Last updated: 07/8/17For those who love museums, Pittsburgh is a great place to explore. Booking.com We have world class art museums like the Carnegie Museum of Art, the contemporary Mattress Factory, and the Warhol Museum. We have the fantastic Science Center and Children’s Museum that are family oriented. We even have the Fort Pitt Museum and Heinz History Center that focus on the amazing history of Western Pennsylvania from...

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Last updated: 03/2/17Fallingwater has become a popular tourist destination in southwestern Pennsylvania as it was designed by the famous architect, Frank Lloyd Wright. Booking.com There is good reason for this popularity, as it is one of the architect’s most iconic works and features unique designs both in the layout of the house itself, but also how it appears in nature over the changing seasons. But did you know that...

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Last updated: 06/1/17You may know Soldiers and Sailors Hall as that gorgeous memorial on Fifth Avenue in Oakland.  It is almost impossible to miss. But did you know that this hall contains one of the city’s largest museums dedicated to those who served this country in times of war? Booking.com If you didn’t you may want to jump into your car to check this one out right away. It is a must see. An Amazing Collection of...

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Last updated: 02/17/17The Western Pennsylvania Model Railroad Museum (WPMRM for short) is a truly unique museum in the region as it has been able to stand the test of time in its permanent location in Gibsonia, PA, just north of Pittsburgh. Booking.com For model railroads, a substantial effort is required just to plan and build a display in the first place, and that is all before other traditional museum logistics come in to play like...

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