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Point State Park

601 Commonwealth Pl, Bldg A, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
+1 412-565-2850
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Nice walk in the park

On our first day visiting Pittsburg, my husband and I took a stroll in this park. It was very nice... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Vancouver, Canada
One of the best places in Pittsburgh

Point State Park is the perfect place to start your Pittsburgh adventure. The fountain makes the... read more

Reviewed 3 days 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.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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601 Commonwealth Pl, Bldg A, Pittsburgh, PA 15222
+1 412-565-2850

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Reviewed 2 days ago

On our first day visiting Pittsburg, my husband and I took a stroll in this park. It was very nice to walk around and we enjoyed the views of the North shore. Recommended!

Thank Golfwithcats
Reviewed 3 days ago

Point State Park is the perfect place to start your Pittsburgh adventure. The fountain makes the perfect photo backdrop. The park is filled with locals and tourists. This park is the centerpiece of Pittsburgh. From here you can walk across the yellow bridge to the...More

Thank 7,268
Reviewed 3 days ago

My family and I walked along the riverfront's paved paths, enjoying the view of the waterways, the hillsides, the inclines, and many bridges of Pittsburgh. The promenades are bordered by benches, shade trees, flowering shrubs before we reached the open triangular plaza featuring the refreshing...More

Thank DrDawna
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The children loved the walk on the riverside. The huge fountain was also a major attraction. You can see the cable car coming down from mountain top, which adds to the excitement. It's clean, and very well maintained. I gave one star less only coz...More

Thank naghmamasroor
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful park! They have really great views of the many bridges in the area and views of the stadium. I did notice that someone in the parking lot got their window smashed out and something was stolen. I'd suggest locking your doors and not putting...More

Thank Tasia L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely park where the 3 rivers meet. Great fountain and views. Next time we need to find the kayak rentals!

Thank gypsyhiker
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Took my son to see the Three Rivers Fountain. Very hot and humid this time of year, but definitely worth the visit! The view of this huge fountain is amazing!! The water is freezing, but the kids don't seem to mind. They get right in...More

Thank serenajo35
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can walk to Point State Park from anywhere in the downtown area. Lots of history and views of Mt. Washington. Easy to couple a visit to the historic fort sites with the funicular ride up Mt. Washington. Lewis and Clark really left from here,...More

Thank DeniseMaryM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You have to go. Walk along the river, and see the stadiums ( Pirates & Steelers) on the north shore. Look at the fountain, and come back on the other side to see the south shore and its inclines( Duquesne & Monongahela) , square station....More

Thank Stephane M
Reviewed 1 week ago

After dinner, we walked down to this lovely park. What a surprise to be in the middle of two rivers and downtown too. The tall fountain is impressive and makes sunset a fantastic time to visit.

Thank eilers78751
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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.
26 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
5 September 2016|
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Response from eazyrider68 | Reviewed this property |
this park is great for everything...but...id go up to mt washington to see both the stars and the city