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Historic, must for rail fans

terrific and inexpensive place to visit in Pitt. You get a great view of the city including the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Miusa
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Northborough, Massachusetts
Back in time!

Despite the weather being FREEZING, this was a must do for me while in the city. Taking in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lewish725
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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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This tram, opened in 1870, still carries passengers up and down Mount Washington.
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8 Grandview Ave, Port Authority of Allegheny County, Pittsburgh, PA 15211
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Reviewed 6 days ago

terrific and inexpensive place to visit in Pitt. You get a great view of the city including the famous "Confluence". You can ride for the cost of a transit fare. If you buy the daily pass for $8 you can ride all the city's subways,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite the weather being FREEZING, this was a must do for me while in the city. Taking in the History and knowing there would be a great view at the top. Highly recommended and a fun experience.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the incline. It was quite thrilling, you get a great view, and you get to experience very old infrastructure.

Thank mattk805
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The incline was a little bit confusing for out-of-towners. There are machines at the bottom but they are not for paying to ride, they are for public transportation cards or something. There is a sign that kind of gets lost in the mix that says...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You may stand in line for some time but it is worth the wait. Too bad the little ice cream shop at the top has closed. Eat and enjoy the area.

Thank travelercw2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was on our list of things to do in Pittsburgh, but it was a little disappointing. Not sure how much excitement we were anticipating, but this was borderline boring. In a historical perspective though, it was well worth the visit.

Thank ForgetThisPlace
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such an inexpensive adventure for anyone. Great walk along the overlooks of Mt. Washington. Easy to get to from downtown area.

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this incline, there’s a great view of the top and I really enjoyed it I love taking pictures of the downtown skyline from the top of the incline this is also great for families and Washington if you work up there or something...More

Thank Andrewwwwwwww_sssss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

$2.50 up & $2.50 return, can recommend a round trip up and back but go up on the Duquesne incline, walk along the top, stopping to checkout the views over Pittsburgh. Then return after lunch or coffee on the Monongahela Incline. Note there are no...More

Thank 854DP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It costs only $3.50 for a round trip up the ridge and back, There are great views from the top and the ride is fun. Crowds were not too bad but I could see this train getting busy. Check out the shops on Shiloh Street...More

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Sara S
July 10, 2018|
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Response from BigTer | Reviewed this property |
It is one block from the stop.
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Nanci O
June 18, 2018|
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Response from Kitty5466 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. There is an elevator to the top of the 3-level car.
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May 27, 2018|
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