Pittsburgh Center For The Arts

Fifth & Shady Avenues
Pittsburgh, PA 15232 [ map ] [ website ]
Phone: 412-361-0873


Created in 1945, the Pittsburgh Center For The Arts (PCA) explores and supports developing artistic directions, as well as promotes visual literacy through exhibitions, education and public programs.

PCA's creative campus is located on the former estates of industrialists Richard Beatty Mellon and Charles D. Marshall and housed primarily in a magnificent 1912 mansion with a brilliant yellow facade and rich with period details.

The facility regularly presents art exhibits, lectures, workshops and classes.

Hours of operation

Monday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Sunday, Noon to 5:00 p.m.


A parking lot is available.

Bus routes that serve this area

  • 64A - East Liberty - Homestead
  • 71D - Hamilton
  • 77C - Shadyside
In partnership with Pittsburgh A&E Group