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See the city from up high! Ascend four historic Downtown skyscrapers for spectacular Pittsburgh panoramas. Learn the surprising stories behind these and many other multi-stories of yesteryear.
Tour Host: Mark Houser is a Pittsburgh writer and speaker and the author of the new book “MultiStories: 55 Antique Skyscrapers & the Business Tycoons Who Built Them.” He has traveled across the country and beyond in search of the world’s most interesting and attractive landmark high-rises and researched the colorful personal tales of the magnates and power brokers who brought them into being. Houser has appeared on NPR, CNN, and FOX and given a TEDx Talk. His story about trying unsuccessfully to stop the future president of France from scorching his mouth on a habanero salsa nacho chip has been published in the New Yorker. www. HouserTalks.com