Visiting Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh PA

Of course, you’re heading to Pittsburgh to experience TCI EXPO 2019. But the fun doesn’t end when the show floor closes!

Today, Pittsburgh’s strengths lie in its authenticity as an all-American city and its genuine, hard-working and welcoming people and sense of community. Great restaurants, multi-cultural neighborhoods, unique architecture and amazing views are ubiquitous throughout Pittsburgh. There is something for everyone in “The ‘Burg.”

Experience the energy and excitement of what the Steel City has to offer in the way of great food, culture, nightlife, entertainment and shopping!


Hungry? Pittsburgh has many dining options, including restaurants, breweries, bars and coffee houses. Treat yourself, take a friend or take your team – there’s something for everyone!

Does your action-packed EXPO schedule have you pinched for time? Here’s a list of 34 restaurants near David L. Lawrence Convention Center for a quick bite, coffee or a post-EXPO beer with colleagues and new friends!

Happy Hours & Nightlife

Pittsburgh’s nightlife is magnetic. There’s something for every personality in every pocket of the city. Check out the nightlife and entertainment.

Shopping & Sight-seeing

Pittsburgh is home to a wide array of shopping, including vintage gems, outlets and boutiques.

Craving fresh air? Take a tour of the city by bike, trolley, boat, bus or Segway, or go old fashioned and explore on your own two feet. Pittsburgh is home to many public art installations, parks, distinctive neighborhoods. Plus, the city boasts a variety of hiking and biking trails, and there are 712 outdoor stairways within city limits, totaling over 24,000 vertical feet!

Looking for a great view of the city? Head to the Duquesne Incline, a century-old cable car voted one of the top-ten sites in the world for viewing a cityscape by USA Today. Also consider a drive up McArdle Roadway to Mt. Washington for another spectacular view of the city, voted of the Top 10 most beautiful views in the country by USA Weekend.

Visitor’s Guide

Check out the official Pittsburgh Visitors Guide for a full list of things to do in the area.