SPECIALTY TOURS 2020

People on a Bus for a Doors Open Tour

If you can’t wait for the annual DOORS OPEN Pittsburgh event in October…

DOORS OPEN Pittsburgh now offers monthly tours!

Specialty Tours are designed to be fully-guided, thematic, and experiential.

Specialty Tours traverse various neighborhoods and buildings for the sake of presenting various communities, heritage, and general interest…with that patented “DOORS OPEN twist!”

Bus tour tickets are priced at $25-$30; walking tours are priced at $20-$25.

COMPLETED 2020 SPECIALTY TOURS:

UPCOMING 2020 SPECIALTY TOURS:

***DUE TO COVID-19, DOORS OPEN PITTSBURGH HAS POSTPONED MOST OF THE TOURS ON THE 2020 SPECIALTY TOUR CALENDAR. WE ANTICIPATE BEING ABLE TO OFFER A FEW OF THESE TOURS IN 2020, BUT ONLY IF WE CAN DO SO PER THE CDC/COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA GUIDELINES***

POSTPONED — Rocking the ‘Burgh: Pittsburgh Music Tour — Saturday, March 21

This tour has been postponed due to COVID-19.

POSTPONED — Steel City Roots: Ethnic Neighborhood Tour — Saturday, April 25

This tour has been postponed due to COVID-19.

POSTPONED — A Curator’s Tour — Saturday, April 25

This tour has been postponed until 2021 due to COVID-19.

POSTPONED — Federal Courthouse Tour — Friday, May 8

This tour has been postponed due to COVID-19.

POSTPONED — Come As You Are: Rainbow History Tour Saturday — May 16

This tour has been postponed due to COVID-19.

POSTPONED–Strip District Terminal Building: Sneak Peek Tour –Monday, May 18

This tour has been postponed due to COVID-19.

POSTPONED–Behind-the-Scenes: OaklandSaturday, June 13

This tour has been postponed due to COVID-19.

POSTPONED — Strange, but True: Pittsburgh Oddities — Sunday, July 26

This tour is postponed until 2021 due to COVID-19.

Antique Skyscrapers’ Rooftops & Views, Saturday — August 1 and Sunday, August 2

Due to popular demand during the 2019 annual event, DOORS OPEN Pittsburgh and host Mark Houser once again invite you to the top of four antique Pittsburgh skyscrapers. Read More

Pittsburgh and Beyond: The Cemetery Tour Saturday — September 19

This tour is postponed until 2021 due to COVID-19.

Federal Courthouse Walking TourFriday, October 16 

Once again, DOORS OPEN Pittsburgh collaborates with the Office of Public Art to provide you a curated experience inside the Federal Courthouse. The tour will feature contemporary artwork and murals from the 1930s, as well as a historical overview of the building and its architectural features.
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Intersections of Faith: Pittsburgh Prays Tour Sunday — November 8

Churches, synagogues, temples, and mosques—they dot the Pittsburgh landscape, but most of us have never been inside a house of worship other than our own. DOORS OPEN Pittsburgh invites you in! Read More