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Celebrate 1960s At Heinz History Center Fashion Show

Season 6 of Mad Men started Sunday, rejuvenating the public’s growing popularity of everything 1960s.

04/09/2013

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens (photo credit: phipps.conservatory.org)

Best Places To Entertain Grandparents On A Budget In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh is rich in cultural activities and offers museums, theaters, recreational and historical events for grandparents of all ages.

03/01/2013

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Black History Month: ‘From Slavery To Freedom’ Exhibit

Walking into the exhibit, “From Slavery to Freedom,” some visitors may be overwhelmed by the reproduction of a slave ship.

02/21/2013

Heinz History Center’s “1968” Exhibit

The national launch of Mister Rogers Neighborhood, the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. and the peak of the Vietnam War. The year is 1968 – The Year That Rocked America.

01/17/2013

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New ‘1968’ Exhibit To Open At Heinz History Center

“1968: The Year That Rocked America.” That’s the theme of an exhibit opening next month at the Heinz History Center.

01/17/2013

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Man Who Scooped Up Immaculate Reception Football Tells Story

The football, now on temporary display at Heinz History Center, took the luckiest bounce in Pittsburgh Steelers history, when Franco Harris caught that glorious ricochet, on Dec. 23, 1972. But the man who later scooped it up never saw the play that made it famous.

12/21/2012

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Weekend Of Events Planned To Celebrate Immaculate Reception Anniversary

This weekend marks 40 years since the greatest play in NFL history, the Immaculate Reception, and a weekend full of events are being planned to celebrate.

12/19/2012

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History Center Marks Immaculate Reception Anniversary With Monument, Photo Contest

In the shadow of Heinz Field, a slab of granite marks a hallowed spot. Yard lines drawn on the sidewalk mark the boundaries of a miracle.

12/05/2012

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