Western Pennsylvania Sports Museum

“It’ll Take an Army” Franco’s Italian Army Fifty Years Later

Read the Story

Making History Blog

3 Results found for: museum shop


2020 Holiday Gift Guide

  The History Center Museum Shop has Pittsburgh-proud gifts for everyone on your shopping list this holiday season!   Shop online or stop by the Museum Shop daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. – no admission required! Plus, History Center members enjoy 10% off purchases made online or in-store.  All purchases help support the work…

2018 Holiday Gift Guide: All Things Pittsburgh

  The History Center Museum Shop is your one-stop shop for uniquely Pittsburgh gifts this holiday season. Featuring timeless classics and quirky gifts, there’s something for everyone on your list. Shop online or visit us in store daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Museum Shop is open to the public with no admission…

New Pittsburghese Guide Helps Yinz with Local Speech

One of the most distinctive features of Western Pennsylvania is the widespread use of a dialect that we have come to call Pittsburghese. Not just the exaggerated slang heard in radio skits, but the words and inflections that are common to the region even in subtle ways. This unique vocabulary and manner of speaking has…