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If you are looking for fun experiences in vibrant Greensburg, Pennsylvania, read on! This culturally diverse city is home to many performing arts centers, museums, historical sites, and tourist attractions. Here is a list of fun things to do and see while visiting Greensburg, PA:
This center of cultural activity attracts thousands of guests yearly. The Palace Theatre produces various types of shows, ranging from dramas to musical productions to dance shows. This performance center stays true to its 1920s origin with its vintage interior design. Make sure to get your tickets ahead of time to ensure a seat!
Greensburg is known for its artistic community, with murals on almost every corner! The Westmoreland Museum of American Art is a testament to this and is one of the most-visited establishments in the city. Their exhibits change frequently, providing guests with a different perspective each time they visit.
This memorial pays tribute to the fallen of the 14th Quartermaster Detachment of the US Army’s 99th Infantry Division. Several statues, monuments, engravings, and more can be found inside.
Hanna’s Town, founded in 1773, was the first seat of government in Westmoreland County. The site covers 180-acres and stays true to 1700s frontier life. Try to schedule a tour during your stay, especially if you are a history lover.
If you enjoy a more scenic opportunity, check out Lynch Field Complex! This spacious complex includes a swimming pool, playground, picnic pavilions, and a park loop. The scenic route within the complex is an easy hike, and you can bring your pet (make sure they are on a leash).
Statler’s Fun Center holds the city’s longest and largest go-kart track, stretching over 1,528 feet long! You can also enjoy a round of mini-golf or go inside to play in their arcade center. This establishment provides fun for the whole family!
All Saints Brewing Company follows the brewing traditions of Westmoreland County and Western Pennsylvania. They carry some of the best handcrafted beers made in Greensburg. Take the opportunity to taste some of their award-winning drinks!
Shopping on vacation is always a good time! This 2-story complex provides your favorite brands and eateries. Westmoreland Mall is a fantastic place to shop and spend time with family and friends on vacation.
A world-class gaming, dining, and entertainment destination located at Westmoreland Mall. Heart-pounding excitement as soon as you walk in! Enjoy luxury service & 3 dining options. Slots, table games, poker tournaments, and more.
Saint Clair Park, which used to be a cemetery, is one of Greensburg’s most popular parks. This park is home to an amphitheater that is known for its live concerts and is perfect for outdoor fun. During the SummerSounds Concert (hosted every summer), you can listen to local artists perform for free. On quieter days, bring a picnic and a blanket and soak up the summer sun.
The SeaBase Family Fun Center, voted “Best in Family Fun,” provides an exciting environment for younger audiences. This indoor amusement center provides interactive exhibits, giant play gyms, a game floor, and more than will entertain kids ages ten and below for hours. No matter the weather outside, this fun center provides a great space for energetic children to get their blood pumping.
Fishing is a great activity for kids and adults alike. You can also rent rowboats, pedal boats, or canoes at Twin Lakes Park. If you prefer not to be on the lake, no problem! Explore the walkways circling the park or take a walk up to Reflection Island. Make sure to take your camera to snap some of the stunning natural sights!
If you’re looking for a thrill, head over to the 60 Minute Missions Escape Room! You can select from different themes and modify the session according to your preferences.
Oliver’s Pourhouse is a top local eatery in downtown Greensburg. This relaxed atmosphere is the perfect place to end your day exploring the city.
Believe it or not, there are even MORE things to do in the Greensburg area, but this list should get you started! And while you are at it, don’t forget to reach out to your local Greensburg photographer to schedule a portrait session! I’d love to chat with you about documenting your maternity, newborn, and family memories this holiday season! Click here to reach out!