Whether you’re looking to plan a small wedding with your closest friends and family or an elopement with a Pittsburgh twist, the Heinz History Center is the perfect venue to make your special day unforgettable.

Our experienced event coordinators will work with you from start to finish to ensure your event is truly historic. If desired, we can even assist in organizing your linens, flowers, music, and officiant.

Please contact Cassie Horrell, Director of Events, at to get started. We can’t wait to meet you!

Intimate and Petite Weddings

Our special package for intimate (26-50 guests) and petite (4-25 guests) weddings offers couples a one-of-a-kind wedding in our unique spaces. This customizable package includes on-site event coordination, access to museum exhibits for photos, specialty food and beverage packages from Common Plea, live stream services for your ceremony, and so much more.

Elope at the History Center

Say “I do” in Mister Rogers’ neighborhood, or elope alongside artifacts from the most spine-tingling moments in Pittsburgh sports history. Our six floors of award-winning exhibitions offer unique locations for a Pittsburgh-perfect elopement.

Pop-Up Weddings

Ready to tie the knot, but don’t want to do the planning? 

You bring the marriage license, and we’ll take care of the rest!  

Your 1.5-hour event rental will include a wedding ceremony and cocktail hour for up to 20 guests, complete with beautiful décor, delicious food and drinks from Common Plea Catering, photography, and more. Learn more about what’s included.