This Is The Oldest Place You Can Possibly Go In Pittsburgh And Its History Will Fascinate You
By Beth Price-Williams|Published July 11, 2018
A professional writer for more than two decades, Beth has lived in nearly a dozen states – from Missouri and Virginia to Connecticut and Vermont – and Toronto, Canada. In addition to traveling extensively in the U.S. and the U.K., she has a BA in Journalism from Point Park University (PA), a MA in Holocaust & Genocide Studies from Stockton University (NJ), and a Master of Professional Writing from Chatham University (PA). A writer and editor for Only In Your State since 2016, Beth grew up in and currently lives outside of Pittsburgh and when she’s not writing or hanging out with her bunnies, budgies, and chinchilla, she and her daughter are out chasing waterfalls.
Pittsburgh boasts a rich, important role in Pennsylvania’s – and the United States’, history dating back to the 1740s. In fact, most of us have passed an integral part of Pittsburgh’s history when we’ve made our way to the Point for fireworks shows, the Regatta, and a host of other events. But, while we may throw a passing glance at the oldest place in Pittsburgh, we can’t really appreciate it until we stop by for a visit.