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Worth a quick walk thru

We saw this cathedral from a couple blocks away and had to take a few minutes to walk thru. It's a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dee L
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Quick Tour of Pittsburgh

I had customers in Pittsburgh from California and we had extra time before they had to board... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
beemaych
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We saw this cathedral from a couple blocks away and had to take a few minutes to walk thru. It's a beautifully designed building with stained glass figures you really have to take a minute to view. Some are the normal figures you would expect...More

Thank Dee L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had customers in Pittsburgh from California and we had extra time before they had to board flights back to the west coast. We did a mini tour of Pittsburgh and they LOVED the views Heinz Chapel.

Thank beemaych
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some of the tallest stained glass windows in the world live right here in the intricately crafted, ornately decorated Heinz Chapel. Whether you like classical architecture, you appreciate stained glass art or you enjoy classical music, there are many reasons to visit here! What's really...More

Thank BrucePGH412
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Beautiful chapel. The stained glass windows are amazing. There are people from the Bible, as well as many other historical figures depicted within the glass work. I was glad I had my camera with the zoom lens, so that I could see the writing and...More

Thank AimIrv
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

First time in this chapel. The front desk person was very helpful answering questions and allowed us to enter the balcony for a better view.

Thank Samuel O
Reviewed 1 September 2018

We made the mistake of traveling to see the nationality rooms and would have been sorely disappointed it we had not wondered into his lovely church Heinz built in honor of his mom.

Thank marcy j
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Our nephew was married in this beautiful space. The sunlight coming through the windows added a magical quality to our familiy's joyful event.

Thank eastcoastbb
Reviewed 27 August 2018

beautiful if you get to get inside for a tour! weddings happen here all the time on weekends so it is hard to see then.

Thank jenster11174
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Beauty and knowledge in one building. Offers a sense of calm, design and structure is traditional with an eye for cultural statures and decor.

Thank C S
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Really pretty church to visit if you're going to the learning cathedral. Beautiful stained windows inside.

Thank freddiecat7
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