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Visiting Pennsylvania's Oil Heritage Region in Northwestern PA

08 Jul Exploring the Past and the Present in Pennsylvania’s Oil Heritage Region (Brought to You by HeritagePA)

This article is brought to you by HeritagePA¬†and is based on my travel experiences in the Oil Heritage Region. Pennsylvania has been home to many world-changing events over the years, from the Declaration of Independence, to the discovery of the polio vaccine, to the creation…

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Visiting the Cathedral of Learning's Nationality Rooms in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

08 Jun Exploring the Amazing Beauty, History, and Culture of Pittsburgh’s Cathedral of Learning

Located in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood is the University of Pittsburgh. The focal point of the campus is the 535-foot-tall Cathedral of Learning. Opened in 1931, the 42-story skyscraper is the second-tallest university building in the world. This late gothic revival style building was constructed between 1926…

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Visiting Saint Anthony's Chapel in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

25 Mar Visiting the World’s Second Largest Collection of Catholic Relics at St. Anthony’s Chapel in Pittsburgh

Located high on a hill in the Troy Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh is one of the state’s most remarkable churches. From the outside, Saint Anthony’s Chapel might be indistinguishable from the hundreds of other places of worship in the city. However, on the inside, it…

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