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Market Square

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Felt Like Christmas

Although we only had about 30 minutes at the Christmas market, it was worth the visit. The booths... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Toronto, Canada
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A winter wonderland

Enjoyed dinner at the Oyster Bar before visiting some of the little huts who were selling local and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Locust Grove, Virginia
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23 Market Place, Intersection of Forbes Avenue and Market Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
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All reviews christmas market ice skating ppg place oyster house diamond market nice square surrounded by restaurants ppg plaza lunch hour heart of downtown holiday season primanti bros within walking distance street parking great place to visit vendors city
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Although we only had about 30 minutes at the Christmas market, it was worth the visit. The booths, lights, skating ring made it feel like Christmas. The main tree was gorgeous. Parking isn’t the best, so I would suggest walking if possible. This definitely put...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Flow_10
Reviewed 3 days ago

Enjoyed dinner at the Oyster Bar before visiting some of the little huts who were selling local and international things for Christmas. The Christmas tree and skaters were fun to watch but the best was the Gingerbread Houses and International Santas that were on display.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank watsonh43
Reviewed 5 days ago

It was very pretty with the skating ring and tree for the holidays. The Gingerbread house display was a disappointment. People were entering from two doors and the lines to see the houses was difficult to maneuver. Plus the houses were not amazing and done...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tipper22
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A wonderful place for couples or families to enjoy a Christmas tradition. Set up as the Christmas Villages in Europe, there are wonderful finds for unique Christmas gifts. Visit the icerink to watch the skaters and enjoy the tree. Many places to eat,as restaurants all...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank debbiecO9103UT
Reviewed 5 days ago

Xmas at market square has become a great attraction for the ages . There are all kind of shops including Santa House . There are performances by local artists , the backdrop of PPG is stunning . The various eateries around also a plus. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 69tiger888
Reviewed 1 week ago

Depending on what you're looking for, when you're going and who is with you (i.e. kids, spouse, elderly, etc..) can definitely change what your experience may be. So we'll start with a few basics. During Thanksgiving - Christmas, its a great, fun daytime activity for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DreamerJess1978
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Thanksgiving weekend when the Holiday Market was in full swing. Each booth is unique and has some interesting items for sell, we enjoyed looking at everything. There are several restaurants around the square open for lunch and dinner. The Christmas decorations are beautiful...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank dclmom34
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful Christmas Market with lots of handmade items and unique gifts. Kathe Wohlfahrt’s is a must to visit for German Christmas ornaments. Visit the gingerbread house display at the Winter Garden in the PPG bldg. Horse drawn carriage rides around the city.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank scotttheadventurer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was a big field in the center and was under construction. In winter it is said to be a good place, but I visited there in the last of October. There was nothing but many restaurants and cafe around the field Long time ago,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Holms11
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Cool place especially with n the winter. German Christmas markets. Holiday happening inside and outside buildings. Beautiful ice skating rink.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Karen H
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2 September 2018|
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Response from Christine F | Reviewed this property |
We used the van from the hotel and made multiple stops
3 June 2018|
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Response from jordantps | Reviewed this property |
Not sure to which DoubleTree you refer. Check with Google Maps.
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Response from tank1050 | Reviewed this property |
It's less than a mile and 5th street is mostly flat. It takes about 15 minutes. Walking is a good idea since parkingis an issue around Market Square