VIDEO: Great Cities Deserve Great Parks

Pittsburgh’s phenomenal parks truly put our city among the best in the country.

Need a reminder of how great your parks really are? Watch them in action here:

Thank you for being a friend of parks this year! Want to help make 2016 an even better year for parks? Click here to make a tax-deductible year-end gift.

Your support helps to kick off a big year for parks. We look forward to celebrating the opening of the new Frick Environmental Center; unveiling a completely renovated Cliffside Park; refurbishing the Westinghouse Memorial; our 20th anniversary; and so much more in 2016. We’re so honored and happy to be celebrating it all with you in Pittsburgh’s wonderful parks.

Happy New Year from all of us at the Parks Conservancy!

2014 in 70 Seconds

Pittsburgh’s parks are places to grow, be ourselves, meet new friends, spend time with loved ones, and experience unique spaces.

You gave so much to your parks in 2014. In turn, the parks gave so much back.

Join us in reliving some of this year’s highlights with this super short and very sweet video:

Thanks for sharing your year in the parks with us. We can’t wait for all that 2015 will bring.

Happy New Year!

Click here to grow your parks in the new year with a gift to the Parks Conservancy.

Tree Time Part 3: Ask the Experts

During our gathering of tree experts in November, we asked some of our visitors to give us their impressions of Pittsburgh’s parks and the threats that face our trees.  Check out some of their thoughts and suggestions in the video below.

VIDEO – Mellon Square: A Modern Masterpiece

Had a great time last night at our reception for the opening of Marvels of Modernism and the tribute to John O. Simonds, who designed Mellon Square. We premiered a brand-new video celebrating Mellon Square’s importance to Pittsburgh and the many innovative elements of its design. Check it out below!