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Forbes Field

University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
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Forbes Field has been replaced by the PNC stadium

The PNC Stadium is a modern stadium which has beautiful views of the city and the rivers. Many... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2017
1914MimiA
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Not much left, but worth a visit

Glad to see that they kept homeplate and some of the outfield wall after the demo of Forbes Field... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2016
Lisa B
,
Douglassville, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

The PNC Stadium is a modern stadium which has beautiful views of the city and the rivers. Many couples have their wedding reception here as well.

Thank 1914MimiA
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Glad to see that they kept homeplate and some of the outfield wall after the demo of Forbes Field. It would be a shame to not maintain the history. In the heart of campus, so definitely worth taking a minute or two to check it...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We actually biked over here and parking was not a problem. The old wall and commemorative plaque is right in the middle of the University of Pittsburgh. Only about 100 ft. Of the left field wall remains and I am not sure that the footage...More

Thank ZumaDawg
Reviewed 24 July 2016

What can you say about a wall. Not much. But, when I was a student and Carnegie Tech, I had the opportunity to go to a ball game or two. I recall that late in the game, they would let anyone come in so I...More

Thank Dave-Marilyn-15301
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Hi all. If you're a newbie to Pittsburgh like we were. Good luck and stay psyched for finding a parking spot. Its rough .

Thank jbelkota13
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The place where old field once stood, not much other than that but at least it's something to remember

Thank Foodcritic11_11_11
Reviewed 9 May 2016

If you can remember trying to tune in KDKA in the middle of the evening, straining to hear the announcers through the static, then you have to go. There isn't much left here on the Pitt campus. Part of an outfield wall. But it's enough...More

Thank RonL40
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Growing up in Southern California in the 1960s I am not sure why but the Pirates were my favorite team and Roberto Clemente was my favorite player. I would have loved to attend a game a game at Forbes Field. I never got the opportunity....More

Thank oldsports57
Reviewed 5 November 2014

My family is from Pittsburgh though I am a Red Sox fan. I had not given much thought to going here until I learned my grandfather used to take my mother and my uncles to see Pirate games here when they were little. All that...More

3  Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 12 September 2014

Home plate located inside Posvar, outfield wall still up across the street, outfield lines on the sidewalk, and roberto clemente road...any baseball enthusiast would appreciate it.

Thank Noriyasu L
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