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June 22, 2016

Meadowcroft’s Pine Bank Covered Bridge

What’s more iconic to rural America than a covered bridge? In 1871, when Meadowcroft’s Pine Bank Bridge was constructed, there were at least 10,000 covered bridges in the U.S. Today there are 672.

January 29, 2016

Cleaning the Fort Pitt Diorama

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the process the Fort Pitt Museum staff goes through to clean the iconic Fort Pitt diorama in the museum's first floor open gallery.

October 14, 2015

#AskaCurator: Part 2

Recently, the History Center participated in #AskaCurator day on Twitter, and three of our curators answered questions throughout the day. Here is part two of the questions and answers from this year's #AskaCurator day.