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PPG Paints Arena

1001 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-6201
+1 412-642-1800
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Went on a whim, had a great time!

We were in town for a Steeler's game. We saw the Penguins were playing the night before, so we... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Anna M
Cheyenne, Wyoming
PPG Paints Arena (formerly Consol Arena)

The building itself is a pretty nice place. Signage is plentiful so you know where are you are... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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1001 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-6201
+1 412-642-1800

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were in town for a Steeler's game. We saw the Penguins were playing the night before, so we decided to take in a game. I am so glad we did, we had a great time! The folks we sat next to were very nice....More

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 4 days ago

The building itself is a pretty nice place. Signage is plentiful so you know where are you are going. The food isn't too bad but of course that's only my opinion and of course it is pricey but what are you gonna do. All the...More

Thank TheBestLifeEver
Reviewed 4 days ago

Love the arena and our Pens. Great family atmosphere not only for the Pens game but for concerts as well.

Thank ejzingram
Reviewed 5 days ago

Large arena with very good seating. Didn't appear to have a bad seat in the house. Fans are very nice.Easy in and out access.

Thank LMenard0215
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed watching a hockey game here. IC Light on draft YES! Had great seats, fans are awesome and respectful. Will definitely be back.

Thank ljw1262
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

everything from the quality of the sound system to the lights and of course the Penguins made this a spectacular day! - Watched the Pens beat the Panthers & seeing Sid score twice made it a truly memorable experience!

Thank JamzyW
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first time at PPG Paints Arena previous Consol Energy Arena. We watched the PENS on a great 4-3 win over the Panthers. Great seats, no obstructed views. Very nice souvenir shops. Very friendly and helpful staff. No complaints just a lot of fun at...More

Thank PITTparent
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As another reviewer said, there isn't a bad seat in the house. We were at the top level in the last row and had a great view of the ice. Really great game game against the Nashville Predators which we won. Beers are a little...More

Thank Depplep
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views from every seat, helpful staff, an amazing penguins store, free stuff when you enter, a great sound system and lights. Every arena should be like this. Its just a great place to watch a hockey game.

Thank Lewis M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff around the arena were very friendly and helpful. Of course the food and drinks were crazy $$$$. But overall for my first time being there, it was so much fun.

Thank Alissa B
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Ruthann B
12 October 2017|
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Response from Cheryl B | Reviewed this property |
Beat to check the website..I carry a normal size purse with no problems...music shows don't allow regular cameras
26 September 2017|
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Response from jimeashbaugh | Reviewed this property |
Just like everyone else said, it is chilly inside so bring a jacket or a sweatshirt.
18 August 2017|
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Response from Danica R | Reviewed this property |
Wow what fun!! As others have already stated there is parking all around the area for various fees. I usually try to go early by several hours to park in the parking garage across the bridge (usually $12-15 event rate) and... More