|Title:||Simply Steps: A City Steps Tour of Troy Hill and Spring Garden|
|Date:||5/30/2021 - 11/14/2021|
|Address:||Walk the Burgh Tours, 1049 Penn Ave, Downtown|
|Hours:||10:30 AM - 12:30 PM|
|Cost/Cover:||See details below.|
|Details:||While Pittsburgh is commonly known as the "City of Bridges," it also tops the charts in the number of public city steps. ?|
?With over 800 stairways throughout many of its 90 neighborhoods, these "paper streets" can be a fun place to explore. Join Laura Zurowski, the creator and publisher of MisSteps.com: Our Missed Connections with Pittsburgh's City Steps, on a stairway adventure through Troy Hill and Spring Garden.
You'll learn about the history of this special form of pedestrian travel and two neighborhoods that played essential roles in the city's early economic development. Tour participants will also receive a complimentary copy of the bi-annual Mis.Steps 'zine ($12 value).
Comfortable and sturdy shoes are required. Please note that two flights on this tour require participants to climb up ~150 steps, go down two flights of ~100 steps, and occasionally navigate uneven terrain.
COVID-19 SAFETY MEASURES:
a. Group sizes will be limited.
b. All tour participants are asked to wear face masks and to maintain 6 ft of social distance.
PRICE: Adults $25, Children $15 (age 6-13)
?INCLUDED: coupons from our restaurant partners, info brochure about the city steps
TOUR TIMES: on Sundays at 11:00 a.m. Please check our website to see the full schedule
DURATION: 2 hours
WALKING DISTANCE: approx. 2 miles of walking
?TOUR START: corner of Penn Ave & 16th St in the Strip District
TOUR END: Penn Brewery (optional), or at the starting point
|Event is:||Every Sun|