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Duquesne Incline

1197 W Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1032
+1 412-381-1665
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1197 W Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1032
+1 412-381-1665
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

At first pass I thought the incline was actually stairs. And I thought "that is just not gonna happen". And then I learned it was a cable car lift of sorts. So I thought "cool". This 100 year + transport system is well worth the...More

Thank CFB2727
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Duquesne incline was recommended by my daughter. She said if you want to get a look at the confluence of the Allegheny , Monongahela and the Ohio rivers this is the place to see them. Great view of the three rivers, Hienz field and...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is an amazing treat! The ride is short but the Pittsburgh scenery once you arrive at the top is spectacular

Thank DACJ134
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I love a few blocks away and take ALL my friends visiting Pittsburgh on this ride Free for Seniors too. Great views on the decent.

Thank Gumby152
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took the Incline up on a cloudy, rainy day and the views were still spectacular. Definitely worth it if you have some spare time!

Thank chrissymc27
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Treated my boyfriend to a pirates game this past weekend, and this historic landmark certainly was the cherry on top! The staff was all very friendly. All the history in the pictures, articles, and the inclines itself was more than intriguing. The views are breath...More

Thank Shanell B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had to ride the incline while in Pittsburgh. We actually rode up the Monongahela incline, walked the streets to enjoy the view, and rode back down the Dusquesne.

1  Thank Betzzzz
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The incline is a cool experience. I have been to Pittsburgh 4 times now and have taken the Incline twice. We started out in Union Square and took the incline up just to try it. Once up there we walked along the road and the...More

Thank house101292
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

And it's fun if you're into history. It does provide a good view of the city. It's kind of boring though if all you're going to do is ride the cable car

Thank J G
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you come to Pittsburgh, go to the Duquesne Incline in early evening and take it to the top of Mt. Washington. Get out and enjoy the spectacular view of downtown Pittsburgh especially the Point where the Ohio River is formed. Then go to one...More

1  Thank Traveling_Fox33
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How often does the incline run? thanks
13 April 2017|
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Response from tinag6813 | Reviewed this property |
Several times a day as it is part of the public transportation network.
Heather B
Which incline is better all around Mon or Duq?
18 February 2017|
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Response from Duquesne I | Property representative |
The Duquesne Incline and the Monongahela Incline both offer spectacular views from different perspectives - about a mile apart. The view from the Duquesne Incline overlooks Downtown Pittsburgh where the Monongahela River and... More
Avishek M
is there free parking near the duquesne Incline ? If not, where is the nearest parking
22 October 2016|
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Response from jiminpgh | Reviewed this property |
there is free parking at the bottom of the incline.