The Westin Convention Center, Pittsburgh

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


Things to do in Pittsburgh

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What's Nearby

  1. Altar Bar
  2. Commonwealth Place
  3. First Niagara Pavilion
  4. Heinz Field
  5. PPG Paints Arena
  6. Rivers Casino
  7. Stage AE
  8. Duquesne Incline
  9. Market Square
  10. National Aviary
  11. Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
  12. Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium
  13. The Andy Warhol Museum
  14. The Children's Museum of Pittsburgh
  15. Station Square

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Our downtown Pittsburgh hotel is perfectly located near all the things to do in Pittsburgh. Spend the day in town visiting historical sites, boutiques, museums and shops. Below, discover some of our favorite things to do.

Market Square

.6 miles away

23 Market Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Market Square is a historic location turned vibrant hotspot in downtown Pittsburgh. Visit on a sunny day and spend the afternoon with your loved ones exploring the many shops and boutiques or dining at an outdoor café.


The Andy Warhol Museum

.7 miles away

117 Sandusky Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
(412) 237-8300

The Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh, Warhol’s birthplace features his legacy on seven floors of gallery and exhibition space. The museum features an art collection which includes 900 paintings, more than 1,000 prints and 4,000 photographs, an archives collection containing Warhol’s papers and collectibles, and a film & video collection.

Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium

7.1 miles away

7340 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15206 (412) 665-3640

The Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium is home to thousands of animals of more than four hundred species. Come see your favorite animals and learn about their fascinating habitats through all of the fun and interactive exhibits and events.

Station Square

1.2 miles away

125 West Station Square Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15219 | (800) 859- 8959

There’s something to do for the whole family at Station Square. Stop by the square for some of Pittsburgh’s best dining and nightlife venues or spend the day shopping.  Visitors can also start a historic tour around the city or take a cruise with one of the many tour operators.

Olde Stonewall Golf Club

37.7 miles away

1495 Mercer Road, Ellwood City, PA 16117 724-752-4653

Ranked in the Top 50 public courses in the United States by Golf Digest, Olde Stonewall Golf Club puts grandeur well within your reach. Venture just north of Pittsburgh and book your tee time at this premier public facility. 

The Children's Museum of Pittsburgh

1.5 miles away

10 Children's Way, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
(412) 322- 5058

Have fun and play in the many creative and educational exhibits at The Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh. The Museum features an assortment of things to do including an art studio, theater, garden, as well as special events and entertainment.

Duquesne Incline

1.6 miles away

1197 West Carson Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
(412) 381-1665

Take a ride on The Duquesne Incline and enjoy the beautiful views of downtown Pittsburgh. Visitors have been riding its brightly colored wooden cable cars since 1877! The upper station also includes a museum of Pittsburgh history and gift shop for fun souvenirs.

Rivers Casino

2.8 miles away

777 Casino Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
(412) 231-7777

The Rivers Casino features a variety of gaming options including 2,900 slots, an assortment of table games and a 30-table poker room. Spend the day playing and then enjoy the evening at one of their five restaurants, nightclub or other great live entertainment and events.

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

3.8 miles away

1 Schenley Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
(412) 622-6914 

Spend the day enjoying the beautiful wonders of nature at the Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens. The Phipps Conservatory has 19 indoor and outdoor gardens as well as its historic glasshouse and features 17 distinct botanical experiences.