Source: Wall Street Journal
June 01, 2013
In this article on the hep and happening in Pittsburgh, the author interviewed four prominent Pittsburghers regarding their favorite places in the city. The Priory Hotel was singled out by Andy Warhol Museum Executive Director Eric Shiner as his favorite place for a "sound sleep." Said Mr. Shiner: "It's a unique property, a renovated monastery, with events held in a former church."
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The Pittsburgh North Shore is a section of Pittsburgh located north of downtown, just across the Allegheny and Ohio rivers. It was formerly known as Allegheny City, but was annexed (the local residents say stolen) by the City of Pittsburgh in 1907.
Today the neighborhood is an entertainment destination unto itself. People come from all over the world come to visit the Andy Warhol Museum. The Children's Museum of Pittsburgh and the National Aviary are nationally renowned. PNC Park, home of the Pittsburgh Pirates, is consistently rated among the top ballparks in the country.Heinz Field and the Pittsburgh Steelers tailgating are just down the street. And the Carnegie Science Center is one of the most popular attractions in Pittsburgh.More on Northside/North Shore ...
Northside/North Shore Attractions & Points of Interest:
Andy Warhol Museum
Carnegie Science Center
Max's Allegheny Tavern
New Hazlett Theater
Pittsburgh Children's Museum
PNC Park & the Pittsburgh Pirates