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Frick Art and Historical Center

7227 Reynolds St, Pittsburgh, PA 15208-2919
+1 412-371-0600
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A look at very old money... beautiful old art and a pleasant cafe lunch

Toured the mansion with excellent docent, Sandy. She was knowledgeable and brough the Frick family... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Gloria G
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New York City, New York
Very enjoyable

We went for the tour of the mansion. Parking is free and ample. The mansion is very nice, but does... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
silvertongue10147
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Effort, Pennsylvania
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  • Average5%
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“car museum” (61 reviews)
“frick family” (54 reviews)
“house tour” (30 reviews)
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7227 Reynolds St, Pittsburgh, PA 15208-2919
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+1 412-371-0600
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"car museum"
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"house tour"
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"clayton house"
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"henry clay frick"
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"gilded age"
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"frick home"
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"antique cars"
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"original furnishings"
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"green house"
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"robber barons"
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"point breeze"
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"turn of the century"
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"step back in time"
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"permanent collection"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Toured the mansion with excellent docent, Sandy. She was knowledgeable and brough the Frick family and lifestyle to life. Thank you! Home is a Victorian mansion -- and suitably dark but the decor is very interesting, particularly the friezes that were composed of incredible ornate...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for the tour of the mansion. Parking is free and ample. The mansion is very nice, but does need some tender care. I liked the fact that you had free range of the rooms on the tour, instead of bunching up behind a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small museum highly accessible and hosting interesting exhibits. Currently, we viewed paintings from the French Impressionist school: Van Gogh, Monet, Degas. In particular, many of Degas' horse paintings were exhibited and were quite striking especially since I only was familiar with his...More

1  Thank S_Chen0720
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Reviewed 1 week ago

4-8-18: Bathroom in the visitor's center was out of soap and apparently nobody checks to see if the soap is ever getting low. There was no place to buy anything to drink. The tea place wouldn't sell me a drink unless I had a reservation...More

Thank Peter G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Henry Clay Frick Mansion and surrounding art, cafe, gift shop and grounds are in excellent condition and maintained by a friendly knowledgeable staff. The tour in the house was inviting and informative about how Mr. Frick’s desire for money and all the things you...More

1  Thank DonnaP067
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went and got a tour of the Frick mansion. The guide was outstandingly knowledgeable and shared some interesting stories, some funny ones and ), even some sweet ones. She turned what could have been just a tour of a house (which would have been...More

1  Thank nancy3310601
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came for the travelling exhibit at the art museum, stumbled upon the house museum as I was looking up details on this location, and ended up spending a chunk of time in the car and carriage museum when I found myself on the grounds....More

2  Thank vichy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having only read about Van Gogh, Monet and Degas we read that there would be an exhibit of their works at the Frick so we made plans to attend the tour. The person giving the tour is very well equiped in the knowledge of the...More

Thank Norbert K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clayton is one of our last remaining Gilded Age mansions in the city. While there are a few others, this is the only one remaining that belonged to one of our big names, Henry Clay Frick. This mansion is truly a step back in time,...More

1  Thank adamsmg
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Beautifully restored old home. The old quarter sewn wood panels are very rustic looking. Gardens and museums are also very nice. Car museum too.

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Melanie C
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Response from Galbk | Reviewed this property |
tour - an hour - check to see when you need to be there ahead of time for when the tour starts - they have several
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Jennifer D
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If you have the time and do not have an auto with you, you can actually take a bus from downtown to the Frick estate. If you're a senior, there is no cost at all. You must allow at least an hour each way, and while the... More
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