Buhl Planetarium and Institute of Popular Science Building

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Buhl Planetarium and Institute of Popular Science Building
City of Pittsburgh Historic Structure
Pittsburgh Landmark — PHLF
Buhl Planetarium and Institute of Popular Science Building is located in Pittsburgh
Buhl Planetarium and Institute of Popular Science Building
Location of the Buhl Planetarium in Pittsburgh
Location: 10 Children's Way (Allegheny Center), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Coordinates: 40°27′10.44″N 80°0′23.04″W / 40.4529000°N 80.0064000°W / 40.4529000; -80.0064000Coordinates: 40°27′10.44″N 80°0′23.04″W / 40.4529000°N 80.0064000°W / 40.4529000; -80.0064000
Built/Founded: 1939
Governing body/Owner: Children's Museum of Pittsburgh
City designated: July 29, 2005[1]
PHLF designated: 2001[2]

The Buhl Planetarium and Institute of Popular Science Building located at 10 Children's Way in the Allegheny Center neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was built in 1939. It was designed by architects Ingham & Boyd, and the building is now part of the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh. It was added to the List of Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation Historic Landmarks in 2001,[2] and the List of City of Pittsburgh historic designations on July 29, 2005.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Local Historic Designations". Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation. Retrieved 2011-08-15. 
  2. ^ a b Historic Landmark Plaques 1968-2009. Pittsburgh, PA: Pittsburgh History & Landmarks Foundation. 2010. Retrieved 2011-08-05.