South Side - Attractions
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The South Side is less than 5 minutes from downtown Pittsburgh and runs along the Monongahela River. This neighborhood is near three universities making the area a favorite for college students. The historic Victorian neighborhood of South Side Flats is one of the largest examples of Victorian-age architecture in the US. The early settlers of this paticular part of PIttsburgh were European immigrants who came to work in the steel industry. Many sections of the neighborhood utilize public staircases to offer panoramic views of the hilly countryside.
This neighborhood is near three universities making the area a favorite for college students Many of the original row houses located along East Carson Street, the main artery for travel along the South Side, have been converted to restaurants and nightclubs making this neighborhood a very active and important part of PIttsburgh nightlife. Visit website.