Convention center139,355 sq. m
Guest Rooms25,326
Guest rooms at 1 hotel713 guest rooms
Special event venues57
Average room rate$119.00
Daily food cost$71.00
Occupancy rate
Tax rate7%



Why Choose Our Destination?

Pittsburgh. Mighty. Beautiful. Celebrated. Defy convention and host a meeting in mighty, beautiful Pittsburgh. In Pittsburgh, the future is now. The city has emerged as a leader in technology and sustainability, not to mention its beautiful scenery, vibrant cultural offerings, sports history and award-winning food scene. Consider the stunning, 1.5 million-square-foot, David L. Lawrence Convention Center – one of the city’s most note-worthy sustainable buildings with more than 313,000 square feet of exhibit space – and you’ll see why Pittsburgh is a must-visit destination for meetings and conventions. Downtown hotels – with more than 2,500 committable rooms – are all within walking distance of the convention center. And, just steps away there’s plenty of entertainment including Pittsburgh’s Cultural District, where you’ll discover more than 100 eateries, dozens of art galleries, six world-class theaters and countless hidden gems around every corner. Take a short stroll across one of the city’s infamous bridges and visit The Andy Warhol Museum, Rivers Casino, PNC Park and so much more. With its breathtaking skyline, sparkling rivers and magnificent architecture, Pittsburgh is clean, green and ready for you to explore. Submit an RFP and find out how Pittsburgh will surprise you, wow you and make you wonder why we don’t meet like this more often.


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Distance from airport

  • Pittsburgh International Airport

    25.75 km from city center


Local Attractions

Pittsburgh Downtown Cultural District

Business district
Featuring seven Theaters, from major world-class opera houses to smaller performance spaces, alongside cutting-edge Art Galleries. An easy walk from the David L. Lawrence Convention Center and all downtown hotels with plenty of post-meeting entertainment for delegates.

The Andy Warhol Museum

The most comprehensive single-artist museum in the world, showcasing thousands of pieces by the Pittsburgh-born artist and pop culture icon, as well as rotating special exhibitions, installations and musical performances.

A Day with Frank Lloyd Wright

Historical landmark
Fallingwater, the magnifi cent waterfall home designed by one the greatest architects of our time, is just 60 minutes from Pittsburgh. A few miles away is Wright’s house on Kentuck Knob. And finally, Duncan House, a Wright-designed Usonian home, a memorable place to stay.

Carnegie Museum of Art

This collection focuses on masterpieces of French Impressionism, Post-Impressionism and 19th-Century American art. Paintings, prints and sculptures by old masters rub shoulders with works by contemporary artists. Beginning in fall, 2013, the museum hosts the prestigious Carnegie International.

Get Outdoors

Explore Pittsburgh by bike! Take the 24 miles of scenic, riverfront trails and enjoy the ride. Rentals available from Golden Triangle Bike Rental, near the convention center. Or see the city from the river. Rent a kayak from Kayak Pittsburgh, under the Roberto Clemente Bridge, and take in the beauty of the skyline from a unique vantage point.

Carnegie Museum of Natural History

Featuring more than four billion years of the earth’s history, including famed skeletons of T. rex and Diplodocus aka Dippy. The museum also displays more than five million specimens from all areas of natural history and anthropology.

Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area

Historical landmark
The dynamic and powerful story of the Pittsburgh’s evolution from colonial settlement to “Big Steel” to the modern era is evident in the region’s many artifacts, buildings, vibrant communities and industrial sites. Group tours include the iconic Carrie Blast Furnaces and the Pump House at the site of the former U.S. Steel Homestead Works.

Carnegie Science Center

Explore hundreds of hands-on exhibits including new SpacePlace with a weightlessness simulation experience! Plus, Omnimax, roboworld™, authentic Cold War submarine, laser shows, the Miniature Railroad & Village® and Highmark SportsWorks®.