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Schenley Park

Overlook Drive, Pittsburgh, PA (Mount Lebanon)
412 422 6523
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Ranked #16 of 91 attractions in Pittsburgh
Type: Parks
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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Outdoor "food court". Free WIFI. Museums and colleges near by. Quite place to relax. There is no shopping though.

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San Francisco, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

I sat on a bench in the golf course in the shade. There was a great view of Oakland. It was nice to watch the golfers; there was a fence around the benches so no stray golfballs could hit me. Great place.

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Harlow, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This was a great walk for us, initially thought it was just like any other park to have a lazy afternoon in but when we got up near the conservatory and turned around we were treated to a beautiful view of the University area.

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Ankara, Turkey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Nice and big park. There are tennis courts and soccer fields inside. The park is not crowded but courts may be busy at evenings.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

always nice for walks that can be nicely combined with visit to Phipps conservatory and Carnegie Mellon university campus

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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69 reviews 69 reviews
64 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Very large and very beautiful park. Within is a golf course, swimming pool, tennis courts, ice skating rink and miles upon miles of biking and walking trails. Well worth seeing for visitors to the Pittsburgh area.

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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85 reviews 85 reviews
55 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

This beautiful, large park offers fun for every age and interest. It is home to the Phipps Conservatory and borders the Carnegie museums and the Frick Museum of Art. It has miles of biking and walking paths as well as oceans of green lawn to picnic or just rest for a spell. Family fun for all ages!

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
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89 reviews 89 reviews
51 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We can play tennis, soccer, ice skate and golf etc. Especially for tennis, we can sometimes play with my wife and two kids. Also, golf price is really awesome. Only 15 dollers for 18 holes.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews 54 reviews
32 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

What a lovely place to take a stroll thru the park. It has many different features that parks have and hosts many events here. My favorite place on a lovely sunset night is the oval to check out the city view.

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Top Contributor
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

You dont find many parks like this in the middle of a city. There are many trails or if you prefer the sidewalk, there are plenty of those as well. A nice place to relax, or play a game of tag with friends.

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