Riding the 83

This tour draws your attention to the historically-significant sites along your trip between downtown and several city neighborhoods.

Start at the historic site that’s closest to you! If you’re traveling outbound on the 83 route, click “Next” to follow along. If you’re traveling inbound, click “Previous.”

This history is currently being researched by social studies students at Pittsburgh Milliones 6-12 University Preparatory SchoolLook for publication in early 2024!
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St. Benedict the Moor School first opened in 1908 as St. Richard's Roman Catholic Church and school. The building's chapel was on the first story, and the school was on the second. St. Richard's combined with the parishes of St. Brigid and St. Benedict the Moor in 1977 and adopted…
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