Cultural Heritage Tourism

                        Paramount Pictures’ “Fences” (Dec 2016)

To schedule tours of the Historic Hill District or all of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, review your options below and then please fill out this form or email us with the info on the form, here.

There are also private, VIP, celebrity and/or customized tours available by calling: 818-839-1469

Types of Tours (beginning with our most popular)

Historic Hill District Neighborhood Tour (Visit a bit of everything listed below)

August Wilson’s Hill District Tour – (Visit one, a few or all of the Hill sites showcased in the Hollywood film, “Fences” (#FencesMovie) and those mentioned in his plays, including his childhood home. You may also purchase the latest guidebook for which Dr. Kimberly C. Ellis, founder of the HHI, wrote the Introduction). This full driving tour was featured in the Associated Press in February 2017.

Underground Railroad Tour – (Visit the sites of the Underground Railroad throughout the City of Pittsburgh, including the office of Martin Delany, Arthursville and a former safe house). This driving tour was featured in the Travel Section of the New York Times in February 2017.

Jazz Greats Tour – (Visit one, a few or all of the Hill sites that celebrate great jazz history, including The Crawford Grill #2)

Sports History Tour – (Visit one, a few or all of the Hill sites that celebrate sports history, including the Negro Baseball Leagues)

“We’ve Come This Far By Faith” Church Tour – (Visit the sites of Syrian Mosques, Jewish Temples and African American Baptist, Methodist and Catholic churches that are hundreds of years old)

The Freedom Struggle Tour – (Visit the sites of the Underground Railroad and the modern day Civil Rights Movement)

Development Tour – (Visit the older buildings, new developments and learn about exciting plans for the Hill’s revitalization)

General Black Pittsburgh Tour (Hot spots throughout Pittsburgh’s Black History)

Whatever your needs, we can take care of you and your group of visitors, students, seniors, developers and/or family members. Smaller scoped, walking tours are available during the late Spring, Summer and Fall, weather permitting.

Please click links above to read major press about our tours and the full quotes of our Tour Testimonials, excerpts of which are also on the Home Page.

Young Preservationists at August Wilson House

Arcena Overlook

Romare Bearden Symposium Tour