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Three Rivers Sightseeing Cruise

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Tour the Rich History of Pittsburgh

The only way to see the City of Pittsburgh and truly learn about her past, present, and future is aboard one of our Pittsburgh sightseeing cruises. Your Pittsburgh riverboat tour begins on the Monongahela River and continues on both the Allegheny and Ohio Rivers, all while our captain and narrator relay the interesting facts, tales, and river lore that make Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania so special!

Trip Details:

  • Experience a one-hour tour sailing the Allegheny, Monongahela, and Ohio River
  • All sightseeing cruises feature an onboard snack bar and full service bar for purchase
  • Not all sailing times are available in April, May, October, November, and December. Due to USCG directives, there are times when we are unable to sail all Three Rivers.
  • PLEASE NOTE: 5 MINUTES PRIOR TO EACH SAILING TIME, WE STOP SELLING TICKETS FOR UPCOMING SCHEDULED CRUISE. 

Tour Schedule:

  • Chevron down April and May 2019
  • Sailing Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays

    Fridays:
    11:45 a.m. – How Pittsbourgh Became Pittsburgh
    1:00 p.m. – Fun, Interesting, & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh
    2:15 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour

    Saturdays & Sundays:
    10:30 a.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    11:45 a.m. – How Pittsbourgh Became Pittsburgh
    1:00 p.m. – Fun, Interesting, & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh
    2:15 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    3:30 p.m. – How Pittsbourgh Became Pittsburgh

  • Chevron down June, July, & August 2019
  • Sailing Daily

    10:30 a.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    11:45 a.m. – How Pittsbourgh Became Pittsburgh
    1:00 p.m. – Fun, Interesting, & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh
    2:15 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    3:30 p.m. – How Pittsbourgh Became Pittsburgh
    4:45 p.m. – Fun, Interesting, & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh
    6:00 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    7:15 p.m. – Fun, Interesting, & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh
    8:30 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour

  • Chevron down September 2019
  • Monday – Friday:
    1:00 p.m. – Fun, Interesting, & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh
    2:15 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    3:30 p.m. – How Pittsbourgh Became Pittsburgh
    4:45 p.m. – Fun, Interesting & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh
    6:00 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    7:15 p.m. – Haunted Pittsburgh

    Saturday & Sunday:
    10:30 a.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    11:45 a.m. – How Pittsbourgh Became Pittsburgh
    1:00 p.m. – Fun, Interesting, & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh
    2:15 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    3:30 p.m. – How Pittsbourgh Became Pittsburgh
    4:45 p.m. – Fun, Interesting, & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh
    6:00 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    7:15 p.m. – Haunted Pittsburgh

  • Chevron down October 2019
  • Monday – Thursday:
    11:45 a.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    1:00 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    2:15 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour

    Friday:
    11:45 a.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    1:00 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    2:15 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    7:15 p.m. – Haunted Halloween Tour
    8:30 pm – Haunted Halloween Tour

    Saturday:
    10:30 a.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    11:45 a.m. – How Pittsbourgh Became Pittsburgh
    1:00 p.m. – Fun, Interesting, & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh
    2:15 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    3:30 p.m. – Fun, Interesting, & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh
    7:15 p.m. – Haunted Halloween Tour
    8:30 p.m. – Haunted Halloween Tour

    Sunday:
    10:30 a.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    11:45 a.m. – How Pittsbourgh Became Pittsburgh
    1:00 p.m. – Fun, Interesting, & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh
    2:15 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    3:30 p.m. – Fun, Interesting, & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh

  • Chevron down November 2019
  • Monday – Friday:
    11:45 a.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    1:00 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour
    2:15 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour

    Saturday & Sunday:
    11:45 a.m. – How Pittsbourgh Became Pittsburgh
    1:00 p.m. – Fun, Interesting, & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh
    2:15 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour

  • Chevron down December 2019
  • Saturday & Sunday:
    11:45 a.m. – How Pittsbourgh Became Pittsburgh
    1:00 p.m. – Fun, Interesting, & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh
    2:15 p.m. – Classic Sightseeing Tour

Tour Types:

Our classic tour provides an overview of the city, highlighting significant buildings, landmarks, bridges, and lush landscape visible from the Three Rivers. Enjoy learning about these amazing sites as our captain and on-board narrator share fun and historic stories about life in Pittsburgh and on the rivers!

How “Pittsborough” Became Pittsburgh!:

Join us on a journey into Pittsburgh’s past as our captain and on-board narrator share the importance of the region’s role in the French & Indian War, the Whiskey Rebellion, and the Civil War. Learn about Pittsburgh’s early days as a frontier village, discover how it became the “Gateway to the West,” and learn about its storied history as world leader in the production of glass, iron, and steel.

Fun, Interesting, & (even a little) Strange Pittsburgh:

Whether you are visiting Pittsburgh or are a born ‘n bred “Yinzer,” this cruise provides a fun and entertaining look at what makes Pittsburgh and her people so unique. Learn about the World Records the city holds, find out about the creation of the first emojicon (yep, happened here first!), hear about the mysterious B-25 Bomber that may or may not be in the Monongahela River, along with other tales of lore from around the region!

Haunted Halloween Pittsburgh:

Hear “true” haunted tales of Pittsburgh as our team provides you with a rich collection of ghost stories and tales that center around historical areas and landmarks along the Three Rivers as well as under the waters! Does the “Monongahela Monster” really exist? Who haunts the old Allegheny County Jail? Learn the answers to these questions and many more aboard this entertaining cruise! Plus, in honor of the spooky month of October… you may be frightfully surprised by a classic Halloween character!