The History Center is excited to offer field trips, tours, and virtual programs to learners of all ages. Our array of options include experiences at the Heinz History Center, Fort Pitt Museum, and Meadowcroft Rockshelter and Historic Village.

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Parking and Bus Directions

If arriving by car or van, please visit our  parking page for more information on parking.


If arriving by bus or motor coach, please use the bus pull-off location on Smallman Street if available or pull in front of the History Center’s main entrance to unload. Free bus parking is available offsite, and History Center Staff will provide a map and parking instructions to the bus driver. The parking lot is about one mile away from the History Center.


The History Center is fully accessible. One personal aide is admitted free-of-charge for each visitor in need of assistance during a History Center visit. Please indicate the number of aides attending with your group when you reserve your tour. Aides will be included in the 10-person limit for guided and self-guided visits. Sign language interpreters are available for tours and programs with one-week notice to ensure availability.