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Pittsburgh Documentaries by Rick Sebak

Does anyone love Pittsburgh more than Rick Sebak? Or rather, does anyone else with access to WQED's facilites and equipment love Pittsburgh more than Rick Sebak? Probably not. For a complete list of WQED documentaries about our city, be sure to check out the Pittsburgh History Series.

Pittsburgh History Series


Downtown Pittsburgh

Documentary focusing on the buildings, history and people of downtown Pittsburgh, the Golden Triangle.


Flying off the Bridge to Nowhere!

A look at bridges and the history of bridge construction in Pittsburgh and the surrounding area.

It's the Neighborhoods

Rick Sebak looks at some memorable neighborhoods located in Pittsburgh, the suburbs and surrounding area.


Kennywood Memories

A documentary presenting the history of Kennywood Park, one of the oldest amusement parks in the U.S., located in Southwestern Pennsylvania near Pittsburgh.


The Mon, the Al & the O

Looks at Pittsburgh's three rivers: the Monongahela, the Allegheny, and the Ohio. Features stories from the rivers' past. Visits with individuals whose work is on or along the rivers.


Something About Oakland

Tours Oakland, a Pittsburgh, PA neighborhood. Includes interviews with local residents and workers. Explores Oakland's history and development.


The Strip Show

Come along on a fascinating tour of Pittsburgh's colorful and delicious Strip District.