Allegheny Observatory

159 Riverview Ave.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Historic Document

Allegheny Observatory is located in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania certified as a historic location on Friday June 22, 1979. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Education, more specifically a Research Facility. Allegheny Observatory was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Science, Architecture.

Allegheny Observatory Information

Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1900
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Billquist,T.E.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Allegheny Observatory Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 2070
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Pittsburgh Historic Locations Allegheny County Historic Locations Pennsylvania Historic Locations