Pittsburgh
History

This section includes local history museums, historic houses and other sites of historical significance. Museums focusing on the history of science, technology or industry are listed in the "Science & Technology" section. Museums focusing on natural history are listed in the "Creatures" and/or "Science & Technology" section. The gear icon indicates locations likely to be of greatest interest to steampunks.

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Freedom, PA, USA

The foundation maintains the Beaver County History Center at the Captain William Vicary House. . .

Washington, PA, USA

David Bradford House, in Washington, Pennsylvania was the home of David Bradford, a leader of the Whiskey Rebellion. . .

Jeannette, PA, USA

Bushy Run Battlefield Park is a historical park operated by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission and the Bushy Run Battlefield Heritage Society. . .

Laughlintown, PA, USA

Compass Inn is a historic inn and tavern in Westmoreland County. . .

Washington, PA, USA

The F Julius LeMoyne House is a historic house museum in Washington, Pennsylvania, near Pittsburgh. . .

Mill Run, PA, USA

Fallingwater is a house designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright in 1935 in rural southwestern Pennsylvania. . .

Farmington, PA, USA

Fort Necessity National Battlefield is a National Battlefield Site in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, that preserves the site of the Battle of Fort Necessity. . .

Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Fort Pitt Museum is an indoor/outdoor museum that is administered by the Senator John Heinz History Center in downtown Pittsburgh. . .

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Pittsburgh, PA, USA

The Frick Art & Historical Center is a cluster of museums and historical buildings in the Point Breeze neighborhood of Pittsburgh. . .

Farmington, PA, USA

Friendship Hill National Historic Site, maintained by the National Park Service, was the home of early American politician Albert Gallatin. . .

Steubenville, OH, USA

Fort Steuben was a fortification erected in present day Steubenville, Ohio in the 18th century. . .

McKeesport, PA, USA

This museum and research center focuses on the history of McKeesport and the Monongahela Valley in Western Pennsylvania. . .

Ambridge, PA, USA

Old Economy Village is a historic settlement in Beaver County, Pennsylvania. . .

Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Pittsburgh-based historic preservation group hosts tours and events in the city. . .

Homestead, PA, USA

Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area is a federally designated National Heritage Area. . .

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Pittsburgh, PA, USA

The Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania is a cultural organization in Pittsburgh. . .

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