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Children’s Museum Offers Free Lemonade For Good Deeds

“When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” The Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh is giving a new twist to that old expression.

07/31/2014

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Best Museums For Dates In Pittsburgh

Forgo the humdrum dinner-and-movie date night for something a little more enlightening, engaging and, yes, even educational. Ditch the bar instead head out to five of the best museums the Steel City has to offer.

05/26/2014

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Guide To Pittsburgh’s Children’s Museum

Whether you have kids, know kids or are just a kid at heart, Pittsburgh’s Children’s Museum is one of the best family-friendly venues in the city.

04/04/2014

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Catapult To Deliver First Pitch At Pirates Game

Just in time for the biggest series in the history of PNC Park comes this old-fashioned idea.

08/30/2013

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Weirdest Museums In Pittsburgh

Feast your senses on the five weirdest museums in Pittsburgh.

07/22/2013

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Best Places For Kids’ Summer Art Activities In Pittsburgh

Summer is a great time for kids to jump right into all types of art activities. The Pittsburgh region is a great place to be engaged in art camps, crafts, painting and pottery classes. There are a host of art centers, art studios and museums to learn all aspects of the art world, and have fun at the same time. Festivals and art shows provide an educational experience to learn about the techniques of the artisans.

04/05/2013

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Best Ways To Experience The Presidential Inauguration In Pittsburgh

Washington, D.C. may be hours away from Pittsburgh but this city offers plenty of ways to celebrate the second Presidential Inauguration of President Barack Obama this Jan. 21. The inauguration coincides with Martin Luther King, Jr. day, so take advantage of the myriad dual events Pittsburgh has to offer this year.

01/07/2013

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Best Museum Exhibits To See This Fall In Pittsburgh

A trip to the museum is far from a stodgy affair in Pittsburgh. Check out some of the most unusual museum exhibits this fall in the old Steel City for history with a side of some serious fun. The choices range from Dracula to steel mills and from World’s Fairs to inflatable tunnels.

09/17/2012

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Best Spots for Summer Playdates in Pittsburgh

The kids are out of school and you’re desperate for a fun activity to please the whole crew. Pittsburgh’s fun summer options abound, so don’t fret. Take those eager babes-to-tweens for a day chock full of fun, excitement and maybe even some education at the best spots for summer playdates in Pittsburgh.

07/20/2012

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Best Spots to Spend a Summer Day with Your Family In Pittsburgh

One of the most livable cities in the country, Pittsburgh boasts plenty of fun for the entire family this summer. The abundant rivers, cultural and historic venues make it easy to enjoy a day exploring educational, indoor or outdoor pursuits for a meaningful learning experience. Explore myriad museums, universities, parks, sports, art galleries, theatrical performances and concerts, or just hit one of these awesome area options for the perfect day out for the whole family.

07/13/2012

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Free and Affordable Pittsburgh for 4/20: Free Earth Day Fun and More!

By Rachel Booth Earth Day is this weekend, which lends itself to fabulous fun, educational, and of course affordable activities around Pittsburgh. There’s loads of Earth Day celebrating, plus a great way kindergarten bound kiddos to get […]

04/19/2012

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Snow Day Scenario: Guide to Pittsburgh’s Family Friendly Museums

Rather than let the kids spend another snow day sitting inside playing video games or risking frostbite on their sleds, why not take advantage of some of Pittsburgh’s cultural offerings!

01/13/2012

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Free & Low Cost Fun For All Ages In Pittsburgh

Summer is still going strong, and no matter your age or taste, we’ve found great low-cost activities for you and your family to enjoy in Pittsburgh this weekend and the week ahead! From historical tours to Kennywood discounts, LivingPittsburgh.com’s bargainistas Heather Walsh and Rachel Booth found some great free and affordable fun for all ages in the ‘Burgh!

08/12/2011

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Best Green Buildings In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh is gaining a reputation as a green city. The U.S. Green Building Council currently reports 48 LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified buildings in the city, including the David L. Lawrence Convention Center and the Heinz History Center Smithsonian Wing.

06/25/2011

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