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Tallest Campus Building In the US

This is a magnificent historic structure, one you won't forget. The central atrium is a vaulted... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Dave F
A stunning must see when in Pittsburgh

We almost didn't go to see this but I am so glad that we did. The cathedral is an absolute stunner... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a magnificent historic structure, one you won't forget. The central atrium is a vaulted study room, and the nationality rooms that surround it are worth seeing. On the grounds is Heinz Chapel, another must-see.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Dave F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We almost didn't go to see this but I am so glad that we did. The cathedral is an absolute stunner. We went inside and walked around a bit but never did a real tour or go into the learning rooms as students were using...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank KayleeAnn1970
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must see! We parked at the baseball field and walked from there. It was a challenging walk with inclines and stairs. We enjoyed it though! Wish we would have done a tour of the cathedral. Beautiful gothic architecture outside and inside. I believe I...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 18 February 2019

Fun to see the xmas decorations from around the world. Each classroom exhibits xmas from a different country.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 17 February 2019 via mobile

Amazing architecture and great history. The cultural rooms showing all the ethnicity of Pittsburgh. Should get a guided tour, well worth it.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 11 February 2019

The nationality-themed classrooms are beautiful and informative. The first floor classrooms are available through the $4 per person tour, but it is worth it, as it comes with a digital audio guide. The third floor classrooms are open without charge, but these are more recent...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Brian B
Reviewed 5 February 2019

Went through on a recent college tour and it is breath taking. Lots of students hanging out, but there were enough small nooks where students could study without being interrupted.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JennE1101
Reviewed 30 January 2019

So admittedly my grandson and I were here during the holiday break but so far as we could tell this is simply a high rise of U of P classrooms. Maybe I was missing something here ?

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bilpo51
Reviewed 18 January 2019

When our hosts told us we were going to the Cathedral of Learning, I had no idea of what to expect. The building itself is beautiful, a truly inspiring place for learning and studying. The Nationality Rooms were an unexpected delight. The attention to detail...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jvlseattle
Reviewed 16 January 2019

I was quite impressed by this building! Many classes are held here and there are Nationality Rooms to tour. It is quite unique and the architecture is gorgeous. I got beautiful photos there!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Debra R
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Nikki M
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Need to know if I can attain my GED at the Cathedral of learning.
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Heather K
14 October 2017|
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Response from kathie l | Reviewed this property |
The Cathedral is only open until 4 PM because it is used for classrooms. Never dinners. Weekends the vending machines are available but the food court is not open for hot meals.
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