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Duquesne Incline

1197 W Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1032
+1 412-381-1665
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Scale Mount Washington in one of two original 1877 cable cars for a fun and unique ride and a breathtaking view of the Pittsburgh skyline when you reach the top of the 400-foot incline. Parking available across the street from our lower station at 1197 West Carson Street.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1197 W Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1032
+1 412-381-1665
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A US landmark to visit and experience. It's a very well maintained passenger funicular. Hop in from a parking lot on West Carson, and enjoy a slow cozy climb up Mt Washington to a viewing platform and the station. Soak in a vignette history of...More

Thank globetrottingYankee
Reviewed yesterday

A group of 8 took the incline for the views and to get to dinner. The line moved slowly (5:45 on a Friday). The person behind the window, was loud and a bit harsh. It was VERY hot and we didn't have the best view...More

Thank j22t
Reviewed yesterday

Great views of Pittsburgh.. especially at night.. go with a group or family for a great experience..

Thank xyas
Reviewed yesterday

We took the Duquesne Incline to eat at a restaurant at the top and had a fun time. This is a neat experience and provides great views of the city.

Thank JoeD-HudsonValley
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When you visit Pittsburg embrace this incredible activity to view Pittsburg. It is historic and easy to get to and will have great memories for all ages

Thank SUE S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great views of the river, downtown and the ball parks. Cool, historical station and trolley. Nice dining at the top.

Thank DeavBBQ
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As stated in other reviews, the picturesque view of Pittsburgh at the top was a highlight of our trip. The line moved smoothly and the manageable crowd (at 11 am, Saturday) was friendly. If you have difficulty walking, the top station is wheelchair accessible, so...More

Thank Da-juiceman
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a fun event for couples, families, friends, and tourists. The views of the city are among the best. Once up top, there are nearby places to have lunch, dinner, drinks (in restaurants appropriate for all ages).

Thank Infodetective
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great city view if you get to see out the main window. It was very busy and crowded the day we went.

Thank geneva003
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I am train fan so I wanted to this incline train/tram. A 15 min wait in line at 11am. Very old station and very unique cars. The ride takes 5 minutes and you can get a round trip ticket for $5. By 12 noon the...More

Thank David K
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29 July 2017|
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Response from Vicki A | Reviewed this property |
We parked in the shopping center parking lot. It was very convenient. I don't remember that the parking cost very much. Hope that helps.
29 July 2017|
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Response from drmac2012 | Reviewed this property |
It's mostly residential at the top, and my recollection is that parking might be limited. Park in the lot at the bottom, ride up, exit the station and turn to your right. Walk about a quarter mile and there is a phenomenal... More
chris s
29 June 2017|
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Response from Mrskoolcub | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! They are open daily M-S 5:30am - 12:30am Sunday 7 am - 12:30 $2.50 one way...$5.00 round trip Exact change is needed and no worries reservation required