North of the busy city life and nestled within Pennsylvania's natural beauty, North Allegheny County is a spectacular gem, providing a quieter way of life for its residents with a large offering of outdoor activities and points of interest. The parks here are large and impressive. The homes are cozy. The appeal — diverse. Discover the place where you can step back into the 1900s, where you can travel the world in minutes, where you can retreat into nature or explore upscale shops. Let's discover North Allegheny County.
Hartwood Acres Park
A treasured point of interest in North Allegheny County, this spacious county park lets you step back in time. A Tudor mansion on the grounds dates back to the 1920s, and the estate boasts a formal garden, a cottage, horse stables, and elegant heritage that's still celebrated. You'll find Downton Abbey-themed tea parties and candlelight mansion tours that whisk you back a century; you'll also find modern amusements like an amphitheater and riding trails.
Just 20 minutes north of Pittsburgh in Wexford, Soergel Orchards is family owned and operated since 1850 and includes a market, garden center, greenhouses, cider press, gift barn, bakery, deli and wine shop making it a popular destination for all of your fresh produce, baked goods, deli, gardening, wine, and shopping needs. With festivals and events throughout the year and a play area and petting zoo for the kids, there is always something going on at Soergels.
Thorn Hill Industrial Park
Home to over 100 companies, Thorn Hill Industrial Park is a thriving manufacturing center, driving North Allegheny County's economy and providing jobs for hundreds of its residents.
Ross Park Mall
Department stores, upscale shops, delicious restaurants, and more — a fun shopping experience awaits you at Ross Park Mall. You many need several hours to explore everything that it offers.
Featuring an 18-hole golf course, an accessible playground, boathouse, ice skating rink, and a nature center, the 3,000-acre North Park offers just about any kind of activity and that you could dream of.