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The Westin Convention Center, Pittsburgh

3.9 (523 reviews)

1000 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA, 15222, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: 412-281-3700   •  Hotel Reservations: 888-627-7053

3.9

Family Fun in Pittsburgh

Explore the endless opportunities for family fun in Pittsburgh. The Westin Convention Center, Pittsburgh places you in the heart of downtown, close to countless kid-friendly attractions and things to do in Pittsburgh. Immerse yourself in Steel City and make lasting memories with the whole family. After a long day of exploring, retreat back to our hotel for a rejuvenating stay.

Kid-friendly Pittsburgh Attractions
Kid-friendly Pittsburgh Dining
Day trips from Pittsburgh

ATTRACTIONS

Family Friendly Pittsburgh Attractions
  • PNC Park | .9 miles from hotel
  • Heinz Field | 1.3 miles from hotel
  • The Children's Museum of Pittsburgh | 1.5 miles from hotel
  • Duquesne Incline | 1.6 miles from hotel
  • Carnegie Science Center | 1.9 miles from hotel
  • Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens | 3.8 miles from hotel
  • Gateway Clipper Fleet | 2.4 miles from hotel
  • Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium | 7.1 miles from hotel

DINING

Family Dining in Pittsburgh
  • Bill's Bar and Burger - Located in The Westin Convention Center, Pittsburgh, Bill's Bar and Burger features milkshakes, burgers, hot dogs, and more!
  • Station Square - With over 20 restaurants, this 1.2-mile complex is sure to satisfy tastes of all ages.
  • The Milkshake Factory - Serving handspun shakes, craft sundaes, and fine chocolates, The Milkshake Factory is perfect for a mid-day treat with the kids.

DAY TRIPS

Pittsburgh Day Trips
  • Idlewild & Soakzone (1 hour, 15 minutes away) - Wander through the Storybook Forest filled with sculptures and characters from classic children's stories, or splash around at the water park featuring a kiddie pool, wave pool, lazy river, and waterslides.
  • Ohiopyle (1 hour, 30 minutes away) - Plan a white water rafting or zip-lining adventure with the whole family at Ohiopyle. Families can choose to rent their own rafts or attend a variety of guided rafting tours.
  • Moraine State Park (50 minutes away) - Escape from the city and spend the day at Moraine State Park relaxing on the beach or cycling along the 7-mile, paved bike trail.
  • Kennywood Amusement Park (20 minutes away) - Roller coasters, water rides, an arcade, and more await at this historic amusement park.