The Pittsburgh Perl Workshop will be held at The Pittsburgh Technical Institute in Oakdale, PA (about 15 minutes from Pittsburgh International Airport.)
PTI is located just minutes from Robinson Township, an area filled with plenty of shopping, entertainment, eating, and lounging options.
If you are flying in to Pittsburgh and do not plan to rent a car, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will try to arrange transportation from the hotel to the school for you.
Oakdale PA, 15071
Where to Stay
The Pittsburgh Perl Workshop organizers recommend the Pittsburgh Airport Candlewood Suites for attendees. Free parking is available, as well as shuttle rides to and from the Pittsburgh Airport.
Pittsburgh, PA 15275
Where to Park
The Pittsburgh Technical Institute has several large parking lots adjacent to the school. There is no charge to park.
Where to Eat
What to Do
- Carnegie Museum of Art
- 4400 Forbes Ave (Google Map) Carnegie Museum of Art web site $10 general admission ($6 for students) "Offers a distinguished collection of contemporary art, works of American art from the late nineteenth century, French Impressionist and Post-Impressionist paintings, and European and American decorative arts from the late seventeenth century to the present."
- Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
- 1 Schenley Park (Google Map) Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens web site $7.50 ($5.50 for students) "Newly expanded, Phipps features a Victorian-era Conservatory holding thousands of exotic plants and flowers. Numerous gardens surround the original 1893 glasshouse. The Welcome Center, opened in March 2005, offers a cafe for hungry visitors."