Visit the Museum

The Bost Building is located at 623 E. Eighth Avenue in Homestead, PA.

Directions

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Admission

Adults:  $3.00
Children under 14:  $1.00
Members:  Free (up to 4 people)

Docent-led tours of the Bost Building or Pump House are available by appointment for $8 per person, or combine the two for $12 per person (includes admission to exhibits).  For more information, contact us or call 412-464-4020 ext. 32.

Bost Buiding Exhibits

Hard Hatted Women: Trailblazing in the Labor Unions
A multimedia exhibition featuring influential leaders in the Pittsburgh region's labor movement during the 1970s and 1980s. 

Carrie Furnaces Through the Lens
This exhibiton focuses on contemporary views of the Carrie Furnaces taken during Photo Safaris and other photo excursions. Photographs are augmented by archival images and artifacts. 

Hours

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10 AM to 2 PM;
Saturday: 10 AM to 2 PM, September and October, 2016;
Other times by appointment.  Closed on federal holidays.  

Rivers of Steel's exhibits and offices will be closed on the following days:

Monday, January 16, 2017
Monday, Feburary 20, 2017
Monday, May 29, 2017
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Monday, September 4, 2017
Monday, October 9, 2017
Friday, November 10, 2017
Thursday and Friday, November 23 and 24, 2017
Monday, December 25, 2017 

National Park Passport Stamps for the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area and the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail are available at the visitor center at the Bost Building during exhibit hours. 

Check out the latest exhibit we're featuring in the museum.

 

Related

Introduction to the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area

Introduction to Rivers of Steel

From the History to Go DVD, this clip is a brief introduction to the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area.