Best Public Parks in Pittsburgh

Expert recommended Top 3 Public Parks in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. All of our public parks face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


601 Commonwealth Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Directions

Since 1974

Fountains, Green Space, Statues, Picnic, Monument, Waterfalls, Kids Grounds, Playing Equipment, Playgrounds, Food Trucks, Hiking Areas, Bridges, Bike Riding, Fort Pitt Museum, Slides, Playgrounds, Football Field, Sports Conducting, Fishing, Walking Path, Biking & Swings

'Point State Park' provides a beautiful 36.4 acres of parkland in Pittsburgh and stunning views, a large grassy area, and a 150-foot tall fountain. The park offers a beautiful place to spend an afternoon with a concrete promenade circling the rivers, a massive fountain for cooling off, and splendidly landscaped grounds made for strolling. Point State Park offers boatings, fishing pier, outdoor and indoor activities, environmental education, interpretive, and recreational programs.

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Mon - Sun 7:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Reservoir Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15206 Directions

Since 1893

Sports Conducting, Playing Equipment, Bicycling, Tennis, Trees, Open Space, Picnic, Baseball Field, Ponds, Trails, Bridges, Walking Path, Slides, Biking, Playgrounds, Clay Tennis Courts, Lake, Off-Leash Dog Park, Birds, Kids Grounds & Boating

Highland Park has over 287 acres of parkland and a vast expanse of woodland and a maze of trails. The park has modern bike track, sand volleyball courts, the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium. There is a swimming pool, a space-themed playground, and the popular activities building. Highland Park provides indoor and outdoor activities, meeting areas. Highland Park has wheelchair access.


Open 24 Hours

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1047 Shady Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232 Directions

Statues, Tennis Courts, Skating Rink, Parking Lots, Sports Conducting, Outdoor Pool, Lake, Disc Golf, Slides, Cafe, Kids Grounds, Zoo, Playground, Bike Riding, Monuments, Bicycling, Gardens, Nature Trails, Fountains, Green Space, Photo Shoots & Soccer Fields

Mellon Park is a public gathering place in Pittsburgh and provides beautiful Walled Garden. It has the Shakespeare garden, the walled garden, Pittsburgh center for the Arts. The park has a tennis center, basketball courts, a playground with a splash pad, baseball fields, and Picnic Groves. A walled garden is an ideal place for wedding photos. Mellon Park offers live music and free concerts every Sunday.


Mon - Sun 6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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