Holiday Information

Dragon Ceiling 

Winter Holiday Information

 

Come celebrate the holidays with us!  The Nationality Rooms are open during the holiday season.  The Rooms will be decorated for the winter holidays beginning Saturday, November 10, 2018 through Saturday, January 12, 2019.  Tours cost $4.00 for adults and $2.00 for youth (aged 6-18).  Tours can be purchased at:

 

Information and Gift Center

4200 Fifth Ave.

Pittsburgh, PA 15260

(Located near the entrance on the Fifth Avenue side of the Cathedral of Learning)

Telephone: 412-624-6000

For general questions about tours email the Tour Coordinator.

 

During your visit, be sure to check out our unique variety of international gifts (representing cultures of the rooms) for your holiday gift-giving needs. 

Please note that the University is closed for winter recess on December 24, 2018 – January 1, 2019.  However, we are open during the following times:

December 22 – Normal Operations

Information and Gift Center Hours – 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Narrated Tape Tours – 9:00 a.m – 2:30 p.m.

December 23 – Normal Operations

Information and Gift Center Hours– 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Narrated Tape Tours – 11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

December 24 & 25 – Closed

December 26 – Holiday Hours

Informaton and Gift Center Hours - 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Taped tours – 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

December 27 – Holiday Hours

Information and Gift Center Hours - 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Guided Tours, First Come, First Served Only – 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

December 28 – Holiday Hours

Information and Gift Center Hours - 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Guided Tours, First Come, First Served Only – 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

December 29 – Holiday Hours

Information and Gift Center Hours - 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Guided Tours, First Come, First Served Only – 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

December 30 – Holiday Hours

Information and Gift Center Hours - 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Guided Tours, First Come, First Served Only – 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

December 31 – Holiday Hours

Information and Gift Center Hours - 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Guided Tours, First Come, First Served Only – 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

January 1 – Closed

January 2 – Normal Operations Resume

January 21 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Gift and Information Center Hours– 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Narrated Tape Tours – 11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

The decorations are removed January 12, 2019.  Beginning January 19, tape tours are available for the rooms in their normal appearance.  Reservations for guided tours are accepted for groups of ten or more, made by prior arrangement for dates after January 2, 2019.