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Ppg Place

Stanwix St. and 4th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA (Downtown)
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Ranked #28 of 93 Attractions in Pittsburgh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Architectural Buildings
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Lexington, Kentucky
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 NEW

Walking thru PPG place during the Christmas season is breath taking. You must visit the gingerbread displays and ice skate if you dare ;)

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Douglaston, Ny
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

If you like to photography reflections, you will in love with this place. I keep on returning and have exhibited some of the images at the Brooklyn Waterfront Artist Coalition.

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Tyrone, Pennsylvania
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232 reviews 232 reviews
89 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

the building that makes Pittsburgh's skyline polished off. Its 40 floors and 635 feet tall. In the winter they set up an Ice rink on the plaza in the middle of the complex

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Toronto, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Interesting and unique area. Plate glass buildings that look like something out of a Scifi novel. In the centre is a water foundation attraction that kids loves running around in. Not an attraction to spend much time in but fun for a 30 minute refresher in the summer months

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Beautiful view in and of itself but ice skating here during the winter is an absolute must! It is quite reasonably priced too!

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Toronto, Canada
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73 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

In between the fancy shaped buildings is a square with some interesting statues. It had just started raining when I arrived but it was still a nice little place to see since we were already in the area. I wouldn't make a trip to see it specially.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Great places to take pictures.close to market square and near many great restaurants only a short walk to the point

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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102 reviews 102 reviews
41 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Good place to walk around and look at Pittsburghs 'mondern' buildings. Make sure you take notice of the surrounding buildings reflecting in the others. Stop buy Market Square one block away. Several good resturants. Just don't eat at the las velas. Best season to go is Christmas. Best time to be in Pittsburgh is after 1-4am Christmas Day. My wife... More

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San Francisco, California
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56 reviews 56 reviews
28 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Went here in the middle of the day. Some kids were playing in the fountain. Huge statue by Seward Johnson. Nice, sunny day in an open square with lots of seating.

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Olympia, Washington
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106 reviews 106 reviews
28 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Wow, what a building and square around. Really something to see. There are a few tables to sit outside to eat, wish we did that, but still, we took great photos...

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