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Carnegie Museum of Natural History

Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh Offer Exciting Visitor Experience

Updated Feb 12, 2018

The Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh are comprised of a fascinating history that dates back to 1895, when Andrew Carnegie created his first museums to be places of exploration that are constantly changing and evolving.

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City of Champions

City of Champions

Updated May 26, 2017

Pittsburgh Penguins

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 ABC's of Pittsburghese

ABC's of Pittsburghese

Updated Feb 24, 2017

Pittsburgh is, without a doubt, one of the most historically significant cities in the US but has been able to remain perfectly contemporary at all times. We designed this book to direct you to some of the finest restaurants and destinations Pittsburgh has to offer. Don’t be bashful...jump right in. You’ll find the city to be very hospitable and easy to navigate (seriously!).

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Steel City IQ: Fun Facts About the 'Burgh

Steel City IQ: Fun Facts About the 'Burgh

Updated Feb 24, 2017

Historical Facts

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Famous Pittsburghers

Famous Pittsburghers

Updated Feb 24, 2017

Media, Movies & Music

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The Greatest Home Run Of All Time

The Greatest Home Run Of All Time

Updated Feb 24, 2017

Bill Mazeroski will be a Pittsburgh legend forever. His home run to end the 1960 World Series against the New York Yankees is regarded by many in the sports world as the greatest home run ever hit.

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HJ Heinz

HJ Heinz

Updated Feb 24, 2017

It’s a safe bet that almost anyone who has called the U.S. home will recognize the infamous Heinz slogan “57 Varieties”. It was originally developed by the company’s founder Henry J. Heinz, who started the H.J. Heinz Company in Pittsburgh in 1876. The slogan was first introduced in 1896, after Heinz saw a New York advertisement for “21 Styles of Shoes.” Although the Heinz Company already produced more than 60 products at this time, Heinz selected the slogan to convey the clear message that his company offered a wide variety of products. Legend has it that five was his own lucky number and seven was selected for its enduring significance to people of all ages.

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Steel City Staples

Steel City Staples

Updated Feb 24, 2017

Pittsburgh’s strong roots in Eastern Kielbasa Another popular way to serve European culture allow for a wide variety of local, regional and international fare. If food defines a culture, than Pittsburgh is blessed with its very own dialect.

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