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Fun Things to Do in Lawrenceville with Family & Friends

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Pittsburgh, a city with shiny bridges and gorgeous buildings and inclines that everyone knows and loves. While South Side, Downtown, and the Strip get all the hot talk being Pittsburgh staple places to go. There’s another vibrant neighborhood of the Steel City’s industrial past that’s coming up with its own story. Bars, restaurants, and other can’t beat events…come check out these fun things to do in Lawrenceville!

Take a step back in time and get ready to bowl your heart out because Arsenal has everything you need for a fun time with your pals! Where an old-school bowling vibe comes together with a modern nightclub, it can be fun for family, friends, and kids. Bowl as many games as you wish with the family or grab a drink and hit the dance floor with your friends! Fun things to do in Lawrenceville do not get more creative and groovy quite like Arsenal. Get ready to get down with the bowling nightclub on your next outing. 

Monday-Thursday |  5:00PM–12:00PM
Friday | 5:00PM–1:00AM
Saturday  | 11:00AM–1:00AM
Sunday | 11:00AM–12:00PM

📍 212 44th St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201

For those who are history buffs and want to learn more about the past and how it applies to the future, Arsenal Park is the best choice to unearth a layer of the past and reflect on the area’s history. In 1862, when the Union Army was trying to win against the South, this place acted as a shelling and cartridge production ground. It has since been transformed into a 9 acre park boasting a baseball field, tennis courts and miles of walking trails! Head outside and learn a little history, in this beautiful neighborhood of Pittsburgh.

Fun things to do in Lawrenceville are endless with possibilities, but you definitely have to check out Kickball Pinball Café. Take a trip to your inner arcade days, back when pinballs and bells, lasers, and whistles beating your original high score. It’s not all just fun and games,  they have food too! Pack your pockets full of quarters and put down some sandwiches and subs. What better way for friends and family to have fun with a bit of competition and great food.

Tuesday-Saturday | 10:00AM–11:00PM
Sunday | 10:00AM–7:00PM

📍 4326 Butler St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201

Dive more into Pittsburgh’s history with one of the city’s greatest baseball players of all time. Roberto Clemente, a humanitarian and an MLB star. In the historic Engine House 25 lies the museum dedicated to one of  Pittsburgh’s legends. There are detailed exhibits and galleries with baseball artifacts, literature, documents, and testimonies about this incredible man’s life. Be sure to leave with a little more than you came in with because learning and admiring a Pittsburgh icon such as Clemente will make you fall in love with the Steel City even more.

The Clemente Museum is not open to the public, please make a reservation by emailing [email protected] or calling 412-621-1268.

📍 3339 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15201

When things start to get back to normal, so will going to the movies. Row House Cinema is one of the fun things to do in Lawrenceville that never gets old, even if their films are. This staple cinema of Pittsburgh has the 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, and 90s movies that in their time were ahead of it, and you can share in that experience today. Guests are welcome to book a private screening with friends or try the taproom right next door for something cool to drink during those long films to relax. You have to see a show here to experience these films the way they were meant to, not on a TV screen in your living room but a step back in time.

Monday-Thursday | 2:00PM–12:00AM
Friday-Sunday | 12:00PM–12:00AM

📍 4115 Butler St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201

More And More Fun Things

Whether you’ve lived in Pittsburgh your whole life, are new to the city or simply visiting, these fun things to do in Lawrenceville are a great way to spend time with friends and family. From history to food and games, you can’t go wrong with this up-and-coming steel city suburb.

Don’t forget, if you have any questions please send us a message on Facebook or Instagram and make sure to download  the UNATION app for more fun things to do in Pittsburgh!

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