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Mount Washington, Pittsburgh

#1 of 146 in Nature in Pennsylvania
Must see · Mountain · Neighborhood
Mount Washington features a sprawling urban vista, two of the oldest funiculars in the world, and a row of fine-dining restaurants. The neighborhood is a business district and a forested hiking spot at the same time. Take advantage of its geographical position and photograph the skyline from one of four overview decks. The area is accessible by car, but it's more fun to use the 1870 and 1877 lifts to get up and down the mountain. At the top station, you can learn about their history. By using our Pittsburgh attractions app, you can arrange your visit to Mount Washington and other attractions in Pittsburgh.
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  • You simply cannot travel to the Steel City without going to the top of Mount Washington! The views are stunning!!!! Take the Duquesne Incline up.  more »
  • I can’t think of a better view of Pittsburgh than from up here. Taking the incline up to Mount Washington is part of the fun. Once up there the views are spectacular, however, the views from the...  more »

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