Pittsburgh in the News

Pittsburgh is proud to rank among the top places to live, work, and visit in the United States. Learn more about Pittsburgh's awards and press mentions.

Pittsburgh Gets a Tech Makeover

“…Tech companies like Apple, Facebook, Google and Uber have opened offices here” ~The New York Times~

10 Cities Living in the Future

“A city once known for the steel industry has become a hotbed of self-driving car research. ~CNN~

Pittsburgh's thriving tech sector brings new life to post-industrial city

“…Pennsylvania’s second city is well on its way to establishing itself as the Silicon Valley of the east…" ~The Guardian~

KidsBURGH is a top 10 budget-friendly, family-fun summer vacation destination

"Known as "Kidsburgh" thanks to all the family-oriented activities in the area, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is an affordable and fun pick for families..." ~The Travel Channel~

Pittsburgh is considered in the top 5 budget friendly alternatives to a Big Apple vacation

“Pittsburgh's lively culture, dining and entertainment scenes and hipster hot spots closely resemble New York City – for a fraction of the cost. ~U.S. News & World Report~

America’s Best Road Trips Are in these 5 States

“home to world-class art museums, like The Andy Warhol Museum and the Carnegie Museum of Art” ~Reader's Digest

Pittsburgh is one of the best cities for architecture

“With a trio of rivers and plenty of rolling hills, Pittsburgh is naturally gorgeous.” ~Travel + Leisure~

List of top 10 budget destinations

“…You’ll find an evolving roster of restaurants, bars, breweries, and bakeries…” ~Shermans Travel~

Pittsburgh: The Ultimate Repurposed City

"Long after Pittsburgh's steel days were over, a new life is breathed into this formerly industrial metropolis..." ~AFAR~

Pittsburgh’s culinary scene is a reason to visit

“Borrowing from the tech world’s start-up incubators, the Smallman Galley is a restaurant incubator.” ~National Geographic Traveller~