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Weekend Getaway

We spent the weekend exploring the area. We loved walking through the park. The memorizing dance... read more

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793eileenh
A beautiful meeting of the waters

This was the end of our GAP Trail bike ride from DC. It's a beautiful park and a great p[lace to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Serving as a key strategic spot during the French and Indian War, this National Historic Landmark and park offer stunning views of the city and a variety of outdoor recreation.
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601 Commonwealth Pl, Bldg A, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent the weekend exploring the area. We loved walking through the park. The memorizing dance of the water fountain was refreshing. It is a calming spot.. away from the rush of traffic.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 793eileenh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Point State Park is a nice place to go to get away from the city. We went during the winter so the whole place looks drab but I imagine it would be a nice place to have a picnic in the spring or summer. The...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the end of our GAP Trail bike ride from DC. It's a beautiful park and a great p[lace to walk, sit, or enjoy the view

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nw-1954
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Point State Park is the center of thousands of pictures of the city where the Mon & Allegheny merge to form the Ohio. Everyone has seen it from Mount Washington but it is worth the time to go to it and the fountain. Also it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Butch C
Reviewed 11 February 2019

A pretty park at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela Rivers, it is not very large but offers a chance for a tranquil walk along the rivers. To access the park, we parked the car at a lot on the other side of the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Brian B
Reviewed 4 February 2019

We stopped here when we visited my daughter at college. Clean, great views, lots of history. Parked there & walked over the bridge to great restaurants & stadium areas.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rayhem4
Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

First time to the 'Burgh'. The city was way more than i imagined. Very clean city that has changed its image over the years from the old steel factory days. Was greatly impressed. Beautiful fountain and a great vantage point to see Heinz field across...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NathFamily5
Reviewed 4 January 2019

I regularly walk here at lunch time - nice scenery and nice space for a stroll. Arts festival, regatta, and other events give you a great chance to visit this area

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank j0hnnyd1969
Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

We went on a freezing holiday in January so the fountain was off and the museum was closed and we still had a good time. This has always been one of my favorite places in the city; I've always found the confluence of the rivers...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DarthLobster
Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

A very pleasant walk from Allegheny centre towards point state park by passing yellow bridges, in the city of bridges,loved the little side walk on bridge with beautiful water view and lots of love locks to read, unfortunately the main fountain of the park was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Travel59333
17 March 2018|
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Response from terry1232017 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry...just got this... I've never been on St. Patrick's Day, so I wouldn't have been able to help you out this time.
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11 July 2017|
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Response from KimMiesau | Reviewed this property |
YES, there is grass on both sides of the steps for picnicking. No tables.
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27 January 2017|
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Response from Point S | Property representative |
Point State Park is within walking distance of all of the North Shore and downtown hotels. The Fort Duquesne Bridge walkway from the North Shore ends within the park, or if you take any of the "three sisters bridges" into... More
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