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Cathedral of Learning

University of Pittsburgh, 4200 5th Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
+1 412-624-6000
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Spectacular building on the U Pitt campus

The building will catch your eye while visiting U Pitt. Its architecture is amazing both on the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Western NY
So cool!

Just seeing this building from the outside I knew I had to go in. I loved wandering through the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Idaho Falls
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University of Pittsburgh, 4200 5th Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
North Oakland
+1 412-624-6000
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The building will catch your eye while visiting U Pitt. Its architecture is amazing both on the inside and outside. What it represents to history, the students, and the community are what truly make this an incredible structure. I highly recommend walking through and taking...More

Thank antillestraveler
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just seeing this building from the outside I knew I had to go in. I loved wandering through the Nationality classrooms and listening to the tour on each - just push the button. Great way to spend an afternoon. The gift shop is great too...More

Thank IdahoGems
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very tall majestic Gothic style building on University of Pittsburgh. There is a huge Commons Room where there were a large number of students generally working/studying. Around the outside of the first and third floors are Nationality Classrooms representing differing periods from various nations. About...More

Thank chitownsam
Reviewed 6 days ago

Which takes top honors: the soaring, interior Gothic Cathedral Room, or the 30+ Presentation Rooms from various countries. What excellent cooperation from immigrants of many nations, to plan and finance these wonderful rooms. I hope that students who are studying there do appreciate them. We...More

Thank Midwestadvocate
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

You walk in and see massive arches towering spectacularly above your head. Take a tour and see national rooms representing countries from around the world, each decor carefully produced, using art, antiques, and architecture actually from the country. The guide often has interesting tidbits about...More

Thank Jack and Fran C
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are on the campus of Pitt do not miss this building. Your eyes will focus up when you are close. Nice grass area in the front and back. Handicap entry good. No entry fee open when classes are in session. Basement has restrooms,...More

Thank kathie l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A colleague suggested I visit the cathedral of learning to see the nations rooms. I picked bad time during the week because there were classes going on. Interesting but recommend to go on weekends

Thank Dennis S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful building inside and love the different classrooms of every world country, very creative and really a cathedral of learning love the idea and the place!

Thank Adriana m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading others reviews about this place we had to check it out.. so glad we did. The rooms are amazing, no to alike. Plan on spending at least 2 hours visiting the rooms. The audio devices didn't work as good (hard to hear them)...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love going to see this beauty The international rooms are amazing so beautiful The area is clean and historic with Forbes field Plenty of eating spots parking can be difficult at times in the day weekdays but evenings and weekends no problem

Thank aldenel
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14 September 2016|
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Response from amybgoldstein37 | Reviewed this property |
We have found parking on the neighboring side streets.
Ralph J
26 April 2016|
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Response from AggieJoe79 | Reviewed this property |
Most of the ones we saw looked accessible. There are elevators that provide access to all the floors.