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Mailing Address:

VisitPITTSBURGH
120 Fifth Avenue
Fifth Avenue Place, Suite 2800
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Hours:

M-F 8:30am-4:40pm

Phone:

412-281-7711
1-800-359-0758
1-877-LOVE PGH (568-3744)

Fax:

412-644-5512

Email:

info@visitpittsburgh.com

WELCOME Pittsburgh
Information Center and Gift Shop

Location:
Fifth Avenue Place ~ 1st Level
120 Fifth Avenue
Pittsbrugh, PA 15222
Hours:
Mon-Fri 10am-6pm
Sat 10am-5pm
Sun Seasonal
Phone: 412-325-0318

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Tourism Impact

Travel Matters!
Travel and Tourism = Economic Solution

The travel and tourism industry is a SOLUTION to Pennsylvania's economy.
Consider this:

  • Visitor spending in Allegheny County amounted to $5.7 billion in 2014. 
  • State and local tax revenue generated by visitors is estimated at $356 million - which translates to each Allegheny County household saving $675 a year on taxes.
  • More than 40,250 jobs in Allegheny County are directly supported by this industry.

The Breakdown

Yes, it's true. Visitor spending in Allegheny County amounted to $5.7 billion.
Here's the breakdown:

  • Lodging $719 million
  • Food & Beverage $1.1 billion
  • Transportation $1.8 billion
  • Retail $916 million
  • Recreation $1.1 billion

For more information on the importance of travel and tourism to Pennsylvania's economy, go to patourismequalsjobs.com.

VisitPittsburgh is the official tourism promotion agency for Pittsburgh and Allegheny County. We are dedicated to bringing conventions, trade shows and leisure travelers to the Pittsburgh region.

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