Leadership and Legacy

Pittsburgh has been home to many innovators and change agents who have influenced fields like science, journalism, and civil rights to make the world a better place. Explore the stories of these influential people, such as George Westinghouse, Andrew Carnegie, Rachel Carson, Nellie Bly, Martin Delany, and more.

Exhibits explored include the Western Pennsylvania Sports Museum, Pittsburgh: A Tradition of Innovation, From Slavery to Freedom, and Heinz.

Grades: Designed for grades 4 – 12
Time: 1.5 hours
Maximum: 125 students
Cost: $7 per student

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Beyond AdversityPlacing InnovationMany Faces, One CityPittsburgh’s PastimesLeadership and LegacyHistory HighlightsSelf-Guided TourHistory Center and Fort Pitt Museum Tour

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