Animal Friends and some of their adoptable dogs will be joining us on May 25! This event also features the local Bluegrass/Folk band The Seams! $5 from every ticket sold will benefit Animal Friends. Tickets are available here.
In conjunction with the Jones & Laughlin Steel Corporation: A Pittsburgh Icon exhibit, Ken Kobus has generously donated a number of J&L badges and lapel tags to be used as a fundraiser. Make a $25 donation and get yours today!
Explore the creation of this salvage art sculpture.
We're looking for hard workers who are not afraid of getting their hands dirty or working up a little sweat to help tackle our work list at the Carrie Furnaces! Click here to see how you can help.
We want to hear from you! Share your memories of working in southwestern Pennsylvania’s industries or tell us about life in the region’s industrial communities. Your stories help to preserve the past for future generations. Click here to read the stories that others have shared.
Our collections consist of artifacts, documents, photographs and audio-visual materials that show many aspects of southwestern Pennsylvania's industrial, cultural, and ethnic traditions.
Experience the Homestead Labyrinth from dawn to dusk at the Waterfront. Curious? Take a sneak peek.
Industry, immigrants, diverse communities, rivers and river valleys, these elements chartered the course for southwestern Pennsylvania’s ascendancy as the steel making capital of the world.
From them flowed an industrial empire that would change the world forever and create the skyscrapers, railroads, and bridges of our modern world. Come visit southwestern Pennsylvania to discover the unique character and distinctive traditions in the birth place of the Age of Big Steel.
December 10 at 10 AM to 4 PM, Mon.-Fri. through 2013
An exhibit dedicated to the hardworking people of the region.
May 19 at 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, 1st & 3rd Sunday through Sept.
Artisans, crafters, food, and more!
May 25 at times listed through October
Bark and a Blast! Special guests Animal Friends and The Seams!
May 31 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Exhibit of industrial photos by Kevin Scanlon.
The Homestead Works 160-Inch Mill was one of the largest plate mills in the U.S.
|MIke Hawanchak||J&L Steel, Pittsburgh Works|
|Michael Kurucz||USS 48" Mill|
|Eugene Bradley||Firth Sterling|
|Paul B. Campbell||Pittsburgh works|