Posts Tagged "Museums"


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: 02/17/17You 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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Last updated: 02/17/17The Photo Antiquities Museum on East Ohio Street in the North Side is the kind of place you’d pass by and not give a second thought. Booking.com We’ve known about this one for several years, but kept forgetting about it until we made visiting all of Pittsburgh’s attractions a priority for this site. As we slowly made our way through our list, the Photo Antiquities Museum kept popping up time and...

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Last updated: 02/16/17If you are a music fan who grew up in Pittsburgh over the last 50 years, odds are good you know the name Johnny Angel. Throughout the decades, Johnny built an impressive career that continues to this very day. His current band, Johnny Angels and the Halos, can be found around the region performing songs from the 50s, 60s, 70s, and beyond. Booking.com As you can imagine, throughout his career Johnny amassed an...

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