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Discover Pittsburgh: Tour of the Maxo Vanka Murals

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TOURS: 10am & 11:30am

All programs are FREE and open to the public. This is part of a four day series of events for more information visit http://www.treadingart.com/DISCOVERPITTSBURGH

Experience a slice of Pittsburgh history from it’s Steel Mill heyday and learn about the devoted artist responsible for the landmark Millvale murals. These works are acclaimed for their technique, unusual subject matter for a church commission, modern restoration, and relevance to today’s political/social climate.

24 Maryland Avenue - 15209

Parking: empty parking lot to the left of St. Nicholas Croatian Cathloic Church

Directions: After exiting at Millvale, depending on your direction, either turn left or merge onto East Ohio Street. Make sure to then turn left to remain on Ohio Street. After a right onto Maryland Ave you will arrive at murals location.

For photos and more information about the remarkable Maxo Vanka murals at St. Nicholas Croatian Church in Millvale, please visit http://vankamurals.org/ http://www.stnicholascroatian.com/Murals_1.html