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September 10, 2015

Sign of Greatness

With summer winding down and kids heading back to school, one of the great traditions of this region - Friday night high school football - is about to kick off for another year. Read about a high school football artifact from North Hills in the collection at the Western Pennsylvania Sports Museum from Anne Madarasz, co-director Sports Museum.

August 12, 2015

An American in China: Sgt. Bus Means

Some artifacts featured in the We Can Do It! WWII exhibition remind us that the war’s end did not mean an immediate trip home for every soldier. Some Allies eventually found themselves on opposite sides of the Cold War.

July 8, 2015

An Amusement Park in Miniature

Frank Salisbury’s handcrafted miniature amusement park has a permanent home at the History Center. The Ferris wheel is on display in Discovery Place on the third floor. Learn more about this detailed miniature and why Frank created it.