Bed and Breakfast Inns of Pittsburgh and Its Countryside

Regional Activities / Regional GUIDES & INFORMATION

Museums, Exhibits & Places to Tour

George Westinghouse Museum Located in Wilmerding, 'The Castle' houses many exhibits about this engineer, inventor (air brake and AC power among other things), and entrepeneur .
Meadowcroft Meadowcroft Village of Rural Life. Southwest of Pgh.
Trolley Museum Pennsylvania Trolley Museum. Southwest of Pgh.
The Meadows Harness Racing track with wagering, open year-round. Southwest of Pgh.
Fallingwater Frank Lloyd Wright's wonderful house on the waterfall, now administered by the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy. Laurel Highlands.
Kentuck Knob A Frank Lloyd Wright home, near Fallingwater, more recently opened for tours.
Idlewild Park Idlewild is located about an hour east and is very family-oriented -- Storybook Forest, Jumpin' Jungle, Soak Zone waterpark, traditional coasters and rides, Mr. Rogers Neighborhood -- all for one admission. Laurel Highlands.
The Putman Place (farm) Fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, and cut flowers throughout the growing season. Open all year for visits. Somerset (Laurel Highlands).
L.E. Smith Glass Co. Tour the factory and learn about making glass items. Laurel Highlands.
Westmoreland Railroad Heritage Society Train rides from Scottdale, PA.
Sand Hill Berries (Farm) Berries galore in Mt. Pleasant, PA. Festivals, a cafe, a farm store, and more.
McKeesport Candy A retail candy store and wholesaler. They'll try to find your favorite candy. Southeast of downtown Pgh.
Laurel Caverns Guided tours of this natural cave, rappelling, miniature cave golf. Laurel Highlands.
Tree Carving Joe King is a chainsaw sculptor with a local workshop.
Grove City Outlet Mall outlets, outlets, outlets. This points to the entire Grove City site. North of Pgh.