The Pittsburgh Global Health & Safety Guidelines

When it comes to health and safety, Pittsburghers and visitors alike deserve a unique commitment tailored to their specific needs.

The Pittsburgh Global Health (PGH)
& Safety Commitment

Whether you’re safely planning to visit soon or are looking ahead to future trips, we want you to know that your health safety remain our top priority. That’s why we have created the PGH Commitment – a lifelong pledge from the Pittsburgh community to our visitors and residents to deliver a gold standard in health and safety practices.

When you are ready to visit, we will be honored to welcome you to our city. Collectively, we are dedicated to making your next trip a safe and memorable experience. We look forward to welcoming you as you safely explore our city. 

What is the PGH Commitment?

The PGH Commitment is a mutual pledge between the Pittsburgh hospitality and tourism communities and the region’s residents and visitors. It adheres to the health practices recommend by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Pennsylvania and Allegheny County Health Departments and the City of Pittsburgh.

When it comes to your health and safety, rest assured that the Pittsburgh hospitality and tourism partners are aligned in exceeding your highest expectations.


Our Commitment: 

  • The health and safety of our visitors and residents will always remain our top priorities
  • Our health and safety guidelines follow the directives of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Pennsylvania and Allegheny County Health Departments, as well as the City of Pittsburgh. 
  • We will serve as a reputable resource for the Pittsburgh tourism community.
  • We will provide you with the most up-to-date information and guidelines so you can confidently move about Pittsburgh.
  • We always will look out for your best interest. You have our word.

Your Commitment: 

  • Monitor your health and only travel when you are not presenting COVID-19 symptoms and/or have not had direct exposure to those that are.
  • Wear a mask when in public spaces to prevent the spread of germs. 
  • Respect the posted requirements and health and safety guidelines implemented by individual businesses.  
  • Maintain at least six-feet distance from those outside of your travel party. 
  • Frequently wash your hands and supplement with hand sanitizer between hand washings.  

Health & Safety Practices

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VisitPITTSBURGH strives to maintain updated health and safety information which we can provide to clients directly and through our website. All health and safety information provided by VisitPITTSBURGH is based on the regulations, recommendations and guidelines made available to the general public by the relevant federal, state and local governmental entities. VisitPITTSBURGH shares that health and safety information solely for informational purposes. 

Event Organizer agrees and accepts that VisitPITTSBURGH makes no representations or warranties of any kind with respect to any transmitted health and safety information, including any representations or warranties regarding the accuracy of the information. 

Event Organizer is responsible for ensuring that it understands all applicable federal, state and local regulations or recommendations with respect to holding any event in the Pittsburgh region.