Events

Heinz History Center

Santa at the History Center

11:00 am

Don’t miss your chance to take a socially distanced holiday photo with Santa on Saturdays at the History Center!

Heinz History Center

Santa at the History Center

11:00 am

Don’t miss your chance to take a socially distanced holiday photo with Santa on Saturdays at the History Center!

Fort Pitt Museum

Tomahawk Toss at Fort Pitt

11:00 am
Weather Permitting

Stop by the Fort Pitt Museum lawn in Point State Park on weekends between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. (weather permitting) to put your tomahawk-tossing skills to the test in a safe, outdoor environment.

Fort Pitt Museum

Tomahawk Toss at Fort Pitt

11:00 am
Weather Permitting

Stop by the Fort Pitt Museum lawn in Point State Park on weekends between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. (weather permitting) to put your tomahawk-tossing skills to the test in a safe, outdoor environment.

Heinz History Center

Give Big Pittsburgh

Help us celebrate the ‘can do’ spirit and rich history of the Pittsburgh region by making a contribution to the History Center on Tuesday, Dec. 1.

Heinz History Center

Stuff the Trolley with Charlie Batch

10:00 am
in partnership with the Best of the Batch Foundation

Join former Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Charlie Batch at the History Center as we “Stuff the Pittsburgh Trolley” with toys for families in need this holiday season!

Heinz History Center

Caricature as Portraiture: A Conversation with Tim Menees

7:00 pm
Virtual Program

Join us for an evening of musings on caricature and portraiture with one of Pittsburgh’s most renowned cartoonists, Tim Menees.

Heinz History Center

Santa at the History Center

11:00 am

Don’t miss your chance to take a socially distanced holiday photo with Santa on Saturdays at the History Center!

Heinz History Center

Power, Legacy-Building, and the Future of Portraiture

7:00 pm
Virtual Program

Join experts from the Heinz History Center, The Frick Pittsburgh, and the National Portrait Gallery for a layered discussion about the history, politics, and future of portraiture.

Heinz History Center

Santa at the History Center

11:00 am

Don’t miss your chance to take a socially distanced holiday photo with Santa on Saturdays at the History Center!

Heinz History Center

Dark Girls

5:30 pm
Virtual Program

Join us virtually for a screening of “Dark Girls” part of the 2020 From Slavery to Freedom Film Series.

Heinz History Center

Case Study: Genealogy of Renee Kaufman with Steve Morse

7:00 pm
Hosted by the Jewish Genealogy Society of Pittsburgh | Virtual Program

In this virtual program, Steve Morse presents a case study using Steve Morse’s “One-Step Webpages,” as well as other websites to develop a family history.

Heinz History Center

Santa at the History Center

11:00 am

Don’t miss your chance to take a socially distanced holiday photo with Santa on Saturdays at the History Center!

Heinz History Center

Pittsburgh Virtual Trivia Night – Winter Edition!

7:00 pm
Virtual Program

Join us for a night of fun Pittsburgh history and winter holiday trivia and see just how much you truly know about our city!

Heinz History Center

Reading Into History Virtual Family Book Club: Around the World in 80 Days

2:00 pm
Virtual Program

Kids, do you love reading stories about the past? Join us and your grownups for the Reading into History Virtual Book Club featuring “Around the World in 80 Days.”

Fort Pitt Museum

Sporting Clay Classic

Join the History Center and Fort Pitt Museum and take your best shot for a great cause at the Sporting Clay Classic.