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Uncovering the Cultural District

Presented by DOORS OPEN Pittsburgh at Corner of 6th and Liberty, Pittsburgh PA

Aug 27 2022
Uncovering the Cultural District

You may know Heinz Hall and the Benedum Theater, but what other wonders does the Cultural District contain? Discover the small galleries, storefront theaters, and quirky art installations filling the blocks between Penn and Liberty Avenues.

But this section of Downtown was not always so desirable; before the theaters and galleries, this was Pittsburgh’s Red Light district! Join tour host, Alan Irvine, and discover the decades-long strategy that transformed this corner of Downtown into what we see today.

TOUR HOST BIO:

Alan Irvine is an acclaimed storyteller and tour guide. He has been telling stories of Pittsburgh history for over 30 years.

Lonely Planet guidebooks gave Alan’s tours their Top Choice ranking in 2012. He has also

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ADMISSION INFO

Tickets are purchased online only

Contact: 4125831424

Email: DOPTeam@doorsopenpgh.org

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Please arrive 10 minutes early so event can start on time. Thank you!

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Corner of 6th and Liberty

Corner of 6th and Liberty, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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