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Zip up to the 36th floor for amazing views!

I'm always amazed that there aren't more people up on the 36th floor of this magnificent building... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago

Was described to us quite accurately as the Hogwarts of Pitt! An impressive cathedral inside and... read more

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University of Pittsburgh, 4200 5th Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm always amazed that there aren't more people up on the 36th floor of this magnificent building for the best free views!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was described to us quite accurately as the Hogwarts of Pitt! An impressive cathedral inside and out. Viewable from blocks around. You can not get lost on campus because you can always just look to the Cathredal to find your bearings!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting the Cathedral of Learning is like taking a trip around the world without leaving Pittsburgh. The national rooms are inspiring and really give you a flavor of the countries they represent.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting the Pitt Cathedral of Learning is really cool for visitors and locals. They have Nationality Rooms decorated for each country. You can go on a self guided tour. You can also go to the top to see the view of Oakland. I go every-time...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was amazed this is part of Pitt University. The rooms of learning were beautiful and educational. Take the time to wander around and go up to I believe the 36th floor for the view. Great gothic architecture

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here to take a look just because of the phenomenal outside of this building. And we were so glad we did. Every room was unique to it's subject. The feel of true class and uniqueness was felt throughout the halls. It was a...More

Thank Dee L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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

Thank johnskabardonis
Reviewed 15 October 2018

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 4 October 2018 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

Thank StacyInDC2012
Reviewed 2 October 2018

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!

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Nikki M
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Need to know if I can attain my GED at the Cathedral of learning.
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Heather K
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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.