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September 2019

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 19, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Thursday, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 19, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Thursday, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
THe 45 Carrie Deer Sculpture
September 19, 2019

Arts & Grounds Tour

Thursday, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

While production may have stopped onsite in 1982, the era of Carrie as an artistic muse was just beginning. Rivers of Steel invites you to go behind the scenes to… Continue Reading Arts & Grounds Tour

THe 45 Carrie Deer Sculpture
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 20, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Friday, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 20, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Friday, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
A man spray paints on a wall.
September 20, 2019

Graffiti & Style-Writing Workshop

Friday, 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Master urban artists share style-writing, typography, traditional sign-painting techniques, and painting with aerosol to teach design principles and encourage greater appreciation for the work and culture of graffiti artists. Urban… Continue Reading Graffiti & Style-Writing Workshop

A man spray paints on a wall.
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 21, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Saturday, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 21, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Saturday, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
Couple takes a selfie from the riverboat with the skyline of Pittsburgh in the background.
September 21, 2019

PGH 101: An Intro to Innovation Riverboat Tour

Saturday, 11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Pittsburgh has a legacy of innovation! Discover how the region evolved to become the vibrant and tech-forward city it is today on this 90-minute riverboat sightseeing tour. Known as a… Continue Reading PGH 101: An Intro to Innovation Riverboat Tour

Couple takes a selfie from the riverboat with the skyline of Pittsburgh in the background.
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 21, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Saturday, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
Couple takes a selfie from the riverboat with the skyline of Pittsburgh in the background.
September 21, 2019

PGH 101: An Intro to Innovation Riverboat Tour

Saturday, 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Pittsburgh has a legacy of innovation! Discover how the region evolved to become the vibrant and tech-forward city it is today on this 90-minute riverboat sightseeing tour. Known as a… Continue Reading PGH 101: An Intro to Innovation Riverboat Tour

Couple takes a selfie from the riverboat with the skyline of Pittsburgh in the background.
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 22, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Sunday, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 22, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Sunday, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
Couple takes a selfie from the riverboat with the skyline of Pittsburgh in the background.
September 22, 2019

PGH 101: An Intro to Innovation Riverboat Tour

Sunday, 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Pittsburgh has a legacy of innovation! Discover how the region evolved to become the vibrant and tech-forward city it is today on this 90-minute riverboat sightseeing tour. Known as a… Continue Reading PGH 101: An Intro to Innovation Riverboat Tour

Couple takes a selfie from the riverboat with the skyline of Pittsburgh in the background.
Metal Arts Crew Pours Molten Iron from a large ladle.
September 23, 2019

Week-long Iron Intensive

Monday, 10:00 am to 7:00 pm

(Six-day workshop) Monday – Saturday, September 23 – 28 Open hours: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm This six-day workshop features extended shop time onsite and in-depth instruction and/or assistance catered… Continue Reading Week-long Iron Intensive

Metal Arts Crew Pours Molten Iron from a large ladle.
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 25, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Wednesday, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 25, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Wednesday, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 26, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Thursday, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 26, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Thursday, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
two artists pour ladle of molten iron
September 26, 2019

Intro to Iron Casting

Thursday, 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

(Three-day workshop) Thursday – Saturday, September 26 – 28 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Iron casting is a community workshop experience! Intro to Iron Casting participants work with experienced Rivers… Continue Reading Intro to Iron Casting

two artists pour ladle of molten iron
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 27, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Friday, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 27, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Friday, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
Couple takes a selfie from the riverboat with the skyline of Pittsburgh in the background.
September 28, 2019

PGH 101: An Intro to Innovation Riverboat Tour

Saturday, 11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Pittsburgh has a legacy of innovation! Discover how the region evolved to become the vibrant and tech-forward city it is today on this 90-minute riverboat sightseeing tour. Known as a… Continue Reading PGH 101: An Intro to Innovation Riverboat Tour

Couple takes a selfie from the riverboat with the skyline of Pittsburgh in the background.
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 29, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Sunday, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
September 29, 2019

Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Sunday, 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Connect with Pittsburgh’s steel industry heritage on this guided tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Tours highlight the site’s iron-making technology, its workers, and their culture. Declared… Continue Reading Industrial Tour of the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Tour guide points to the skip cars on the Carrie Blast Furnaces while a group of 15 look up athe the stove and stack.
Couple takes a selfie from the riverboat with the skyline of Pittsburgh in the background.
September 29, 2019

PGH 101: An Intro to Innovation Riverboat Tour

Sunday, 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Pittsburgh has a legacy of innovation! Discover how the region evolved to become the vibrant and tech-forward city it is today on this 90-minute riverboat sightseeing tour. Known as a… Continue Reading PGH 101: An Intro to Innovation Riverboat Tour

Couple takes a selfie from the riverboat with the skyline of Pittsburgh in the background.

October 2019

Live music
October 4, 2019

Homestead First Fridays

Friday, 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Rivers of Steel presents the Homestead First Fridays Arts and Entertainment Series, featuring live music, performances, art exhibitions and installations, axe-throwing, open studios, craft beer food and drink specials, and… Continue Reading Homestead First Fridays

Live music
Couple takes a selfie from the riverboat with the skyline of Pittsburgh in the background.
October 5, 2019

PGH 101: An Intro to Innovation Riverboat Tour

Saturday, 11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Pittsburgh has a legacy of innovation! Discover how the region evolved to become the vibrant and tech-forward city it is today on this 90-minute riverboat sightseeing tour. Known as a… Continue Reading PGH 101: An Intro to Innovation Riverboat Tour

Couple takes a selfie from the riverboat with the skyline of Pittsburgh in the background.
Couple takes a selfie from the riverboat with the skyline of Pittsburgh in the background.
October 5, 2019

PGH 101: An Intro to Innovation Riverboat Tour

Saturday, 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Pittsburgh has a legacy of innovation! Discover how the region evolved to become the vibrant and tech-forward city it is today on this 90-minute riverboat sightseeing tour. Known as a… Continue Reading PGH 101: An Intro to Innovation Riverboat Tour

Couple takes a selfie from the riverboat with the skyline of Pittsburgh in the background.
Explorer with Fall Foilage
October 6, 2019

Fall on the Mon: Explorer Riverboat Photo Safari

Sunday, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Don’t miss your chance to experience Pittsburgh’s iconic Monongahela River Valley in peak fall colors! Capture views of the region’s beautiful rolling hills and river towns along the mighty Monongahela… Continue Reading Fall on the Mon: Explorer Riverboat Photo Safari

Explorer with Fall Foilage
participant holds a casting from the wounded warrior metal casting workshop
October 15, 2019

Aluminum Casting Session

Tuesday, 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm

(One-day workshop) Tuesday, October 15 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm This workshop is a great way to explore the metal casting process and try something new! No prior experience or… Continue Reading Aluminum Casting Session

participant holds a casting from the wounded warrior metal casting workshop
October 20, 2019

Photo Safari at the Carrie Blast Furnaces

Sunday, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm

One of Rivers of Steel’s most in-demand programs, the Photo Safari at the Carrie Blast Furnaces inspires novice and experienced photographers alike! The interplay of light and seasonality at the… Continue Reading Photo Safari at the Carrie Blast Furnaces

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