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Art Deco with a dose of Hogwarts

Pitt (U. of Pittsburgh) students call her Cathy. Students hang-out inside and outside (depending on... read more

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Beautiful building and views

Beautiful building. Enjoyed the views. Came too late to see the rooms on the main floor, but will... read more

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Reviewed today

Pitt (U. of Pittsburgh) students call her Cathy. Students hang-out inside and outside (depending on weather). It's one of the tallest buildings on a university campus in the U.S. (if not the tallest). Apart from the majestic views on the outside, the lobby is just...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful building. Enjoyed the views. Came too late to see the rooms on the main floor, but will plan to go back again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I mentioned I’d be visiting Pittsburgh several friends directed me to the Cathedral of Learning. Wow! It has been described my many as resembling Hogwarts and I agree! The main floor is spectacular and the nationality rooms on floors 2 and 3 should not...More

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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 inside the Cathedral. Hail to PItt!

Thank beemaych
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The name of the building is so evocative to start with. Then you walk in and wander about, & are transported to another time and place. Make sure you take the ride up for beautiful views of the city.

Thank viva_la_azurri
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love the design of this building. It houses offices, class rooms and a museum (the International Rooms). These rooms are also used as class rooms which makes this a very interesting educational experience. There is a great room with a fireplace where you can...More

Thank tarao533
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Make time to enjoy this spectacular building. It is truly exceptional. It's like walking into Hogwarts.

Thank Mjk2bd
Reviewed 9 September 2018

The Cathedral is the centerpiece of Pitt. It is majestic and gorgeous inside and out. It is filled with international schoolrooms all furnished and detailed to transport you to schoolrooms in countries all over the world. This is a must see for anyone visiting campus!

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Reviewed 8 September 2018

We were across the yard at the Heinz memorial chapel, so we thought we would check out this tall, interesting building. It was very cool to walk through. It really reminded us of being at Hogwarts! We walked through some of the Nationality rooms, which...More

Thank AimIrv
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Always a great place to tour. The themed classrooms are great to see and understand what they are about.

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Nikki M
22 June 2018|
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Need to know if I can attain my GED at the Cathedral of learning.
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Heather K
14 October 2017|
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Response from kathie l | Reviewed this property |
The Cathedral is only open until 4 PM because it is used for classrooms. Never dinners. Weekends the vending machines are available but the food court is not open for hot meals.