Discover ‘American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition’

In this new History Center exhibit, travel back in time to the era of flappers, suffragists, bootleggers and temperance workers. See a Prohibition-era “rum runner” motorboat, a re-created speakeasy and original ratification copies of the 18th and 21st Amendments. The exhibition will explore Pittsburgh's connections to Prohibition through historic artifacts. Fun fact: The term "speakeasy" was coined just outside of Pittsburgh in McKeesport. The exhibit opens Feb. 10.

Where: Heinz History Center at 1212 Smallman St. (Strip District)

When: February 10, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.


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