It's Hip To Be In The Square: Mellon Square Alive With Fitness, Music, Markets And More

July 27, 2018 by Lauryn Stalter

A green oasis in downtown Pittsburgh, Mellon Square is one of our favorite places to find calm in the city bustle. In addition to its offerings of...

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Where To Catch Outdoor Concerts This Summer

June 2, 2016 by Lauryn Stalter

Rising humidity. 90 degree days. Flickering lighting bugs.

Folks, it's summer in Pittsburgh.

Step in to the parks and feel the temperature drop....

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Mellon Square Edges Get a Facelift

June 12, 2015 by Parks Conservancy Staff
Mellon Square interpretive wall from Smithfield Street. Photo: Scott Roller.
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Parks Are Gyms: Your Guide to Working Out

April 17, 2015 by Parks Conservancy Staff

In the parks, we have a whole different approach to working out.

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11 Things You Didn’t Know About Mellon Square: Part 2

May 30, 2014 by Parks Conservancy Staff

May 29th, 2014: The grand rededication of Mellon Square.

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11 Things You Didn't Know About Mellon Square: Part 1

May 21, 2014 by Parks Conservancy Staff

Walking into Downtown Pittsburgh's "elegant outdoor living room," as Mellon Square was called by architectural historian James van Trump, it's...

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Successful Cities, Fabulous Parties, and the Rededication of Mellon Square

April 18, 2014 by Parks Conservancy Staff

Exploring a city for the first time can feel like making your way through a party.

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Mellon Square Update - History on the Move

January 31, 2012 by Parks Conservancy Staff
The basins in the Mellon Square fountain in summer
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Mellon Square Reconstruction a Colorful Process

October 28, 2011 by Parks Conservancy Staff

As construction in Mellon Square progresses, downtown inhabitants have no doubt noticed some colorful changes. The demolition portion of our First...

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