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Duquesne Incline

1197 W Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1032
+1 412-381-1665
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Scale Mount Washington in one of two original 1877 cable cars for a fun and unique ride and a breathtaking view of the Pittsburgh skyline when you reach the top of the 400-foot incline. Parking available across the street from our lower station at 1197 West Carson Street.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1197 W Carson St, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1032
+1 412-381-1665
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Reviewed today via mobile

A cheap way to get the kids interested in a short activity with the reward of dinner with a view! If you have a fear of heights this may not be the best "ride" on the way up for you but the trip down isn't...More

Thank Jo F
Reviewed yesterday

We went mid morning and only had to wait for 5 minutes. After spending less than an hour at the top of the Incline, there was a long line that extended across the bridge when we came back down. It was a sunny Saturday and...More

Thank LI_NYtoOH
Reviewed yesterday

Taking a ride up the incline is a must for visitors to Pittsburgh. At the top, you'll find a fantastic view of the city.

Thank Charlie D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This historic incline ride was a fun way to see scenic Pittsburgh. It's a quick trip up and back. The 50 Cent self-guided tour of the mechanics of the incline (at the top) was well worth it! However, be aware that it is cash-only and...More

Thank MommyYipe
Reviewed 2 days ago

Took the include up to Mount Washington, ticket price is $5 for round trip (bring exact change). Nice views from the train car going up and going down - nice shot using iPhone video. Once at the top station, the station contains interesting photos of...More

Thank CodyDC
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Enjoy a trip up tram and when you get to the top go to your left and enjoy some food and drink at the steak house. Make sure you go to the outside deck and take it all in.

Thank Sergiosr1949
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was everything I had hoped for. The little tram car was very vintage, the incline very steep and the view spectacular. The fact that two souvenir penny machines waited for me at the top was icing on the cake. My husband and I were...More

1  Thank Ann B
Reviewed 2 days ago

I did both inclines and either way, you can't go wrong for the price. There are beautiful views of the city if you walk in either direction. Turn right as you exit this incline and you will find a statue where the views are much...More

Thank danielle593
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It cost $5 round trip to take the tram. There is a view from the top of Mt Washington of the the stadiums,Science Center, rivers and buildings.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Definitely worth the $5 fee to go up and back down! The observation deck at the top on Mt. Washington is small but has a nice view. We also walked down the street a bit and there was a fantastic view in front of the...More

Thank asnq8
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How often does the incline run? thanks
14 April 2017|
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Response from Donna P | Reviewed this property |
every 15 minutes
Heather B
Which incline is better all around Mon or Duq?
19 February 2017|
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Response from Duquesne I | Property representative |
The Duquesne Incline and the Monongahela Incline both offer spectacular views from different perspectives - about a mile apart. The view from the Duquesne Incline overlooks Downtown Pittsburgh where the Monongahela River and... More
Avishek M
is there free parking near the duquesne Incline ? If not, where is the nearest parking
23 October 2016|
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Response from jiminpgh | Reviewed this property |
there is free parking at the bottom of the incline.