Free and Cheap Pittsburgh Activities
Cheapism's editors recommend the best free and cheap Pittsburgh activities on foursquare. Here is the complete list:
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Frick Art and Historical Center7227 Reynolds St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15208
Neighborhood: East End
Phone #: 412-371-0606
Haunting, beautiful house boasting history & art as well as vintage cars, & artifacts of the time. Admission is free, w/a fee for some tours. Located on beautiful grounds that are worth a visit too.
PHIPPS Conservatory700 Frank Curto Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone #: 412-622-6914
A flurry of botanical experiences - 17 to be exact in 19 indoor/outdoor gardens. Enjoy the green sights and smells while learning all about plants & green living. Great for summer and winter visits.
Mattress Factory500 Sampsonia Way
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Neighborhood: North Side
Phone #: 412-231-3169
Unique museum featuring full rooms of art utilizing every inch of space created by live-in artists. Completely interactive with workshops, hands-on projects, lectures and more. Admission is $10/adult.
Senator John Heinz History Center1212 Smallman Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Neighborhood: Strip District
Phone #: 412-454-6000
Fascinating museum detailing the extensive Pittsburgh history. Sports fans will be enthralled by the sports section. Museum houses something of interest for everyone! Admission is $10/adult, $5/child.
Duquesne Incline1197 West Carson St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Phone #: 412-381-1665
Ride in an old fashioned cable car up an incline to see amazing views of the city. Shop in the unique gift shop & explore Pittsburgh’s history in the museum at the top. Cheap ($4.50/adult round trip).