What's new

get your 2015 supporter card

04.28.15

A gift to the parks keeps Pittsburgh growing. Support your parks today to receive your 2015 Supporter Card and unlock benefits in Schenley Plaza. Learn more here.

Buzzword Pittsburgh gets the word out in Homewood

04.27.15

Focused on early childhood education, Buzzword Pittsburgh is getting the word out in Homewood. Read more about this exciting new initiative here.

thank you to our sponsor

04.25.15

Thank you to South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association for helping parks grow by sponsoring volunteers in South Side Park! 

What's in Bloom

04.24.15

Our regular “What’s in Bloom” feature typically highlights the exuberance of park gardens. The latest blog, however, features the gorgeous wildflowers now in bloom throughout the parks. Learn more here.

Public hard hat tours

04.20.15

See how the new Frick Environmental Center building is taking shape on a public hard hat tour! Space is limited and registration is required. Register here.

parks are gyms: your guide to working out

04.17.15

In the parks, we have a whole different approach to working out. Click here to read our blog and get ideas to start your new workout regiment in the parks.

Shelter Permits Now Online

04.10.15

The City of Pittsburgh has launched a new Online Facility Reservations website, enabling residents to apply and pay for park shelters online. Visit the Online Facility Reservations website here.

Let's Talk About Parks: Earth Day

04.07.15

Every year, people around the world celebrate Earth Day on April 22. Learn about the history of Earth Day and how we're celebrating it in Pittsburgh by reading this article.

read the latest donor newsletter

04.06.15

When you give to the parks, you bring Pittsburgh's past into the future. Read how your support makes a difference in the latest donor newsletter. Read it here. 

The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy works to improve quality of life for the people of Pittsburgh by restoring the park system to excellence in partnership with government and the community. Projects and programs are conducted with respect for the environment, historic design, and the needs of our diverse region.

If you see a problem or are concerned about an issue in any of our city's parks, please contact the Mayor's 311 hotline.
Featured Project
 

Panther Hollow Watershed

This 300-acre, historic watershed includes parts of Squirrel Hill, Oakland and Schenley Park. Restoration of the watershed includes major green infrastructure elements to be installed in 2014. Read more.

Frick Environmental Center

The Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy, in partnership with the City of Pittsburgh, has begun construction of the new Frick Environmental Center. Read more.

Mellon Square

Opened in 1955, Mellon Square was one of the first parks ever to be built atop a parking garage. After a $10 million renovation, this historic park has been reopened to the public. Read more.

Mellon Park

Mellon Park’s Walled Garden has been restored and replanted in memory of Ann Katharine Seamans. A public art component brings the night sky to earth with “stars” embedded in the lawn. Read more.

Cliffside Park

The Parks Conservancy is partnering with the City of Pittsburgh and Hill House Association to renovate Cliffside Park, featuring a scenic overlook and new playground in this community park. Read more.

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