Driving Directions to Wightman

5604 Solway Street, Pittsburgh, PA.

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Wightman School Community Building in Squirrel Hill

Locally: Pittsburgh Area

From the Parkway East I-376, take the Squirrel Hill exit. Make the first immediate left off the exit toward Squirrel Hill. Go up to the light, make a soft left on Murray Ave. Go one mile and make a left on Solway Street. We are located in the middle of the second block of Solway Street in the Wightman School Community Building.

From Northeast: Wilkes-Barre, Scranton, I-80

From I-80, take Route 28 South in Brookville, Jefferson County. Go to the Highland Park Bridge (from I-80 to the bridge is approx. 2-3 hrs.). Stay in left lane on bridge. As you cloverleaf back under the bridge, stay in right lane to bear right at first intersection (Washington Boulevard). Follow this road to the Penn Avenue intersection where Washington Boulevard turns into 5th Avenue (Mellon Park should be on your right side as you pass through this intersection). Follow 5th Avenue 1/2 mile to Shady Avenue, turn left. Go to Wilkins Avenue, turn right. Go to South Negley Avenue, turn left - one block to Solway Street, turn right. The building is on your left.

From West/Southwest: Airport I-79 from WV

From Airport and I-79 North to Pittsburgh. Follow I-279 to Pittsburgh going through the Fort Pitt Tunnel. After tunnel follow I-279 towards Monroeville. Go to the Squirrel Hill Exit (last exit before tunnel). While exiting, stay in the left lane, turning at the first left onto Forward Avenue. At first light (5-way) bear left on Murray Avenue. Go one mile and make a left on Solway Street (one block from the end of Murray Ave.). Go two blocks on Solway Street- the building is on the left.

From North/Northwest: Ohio, Erie, PA Turnpike

Take I-79 South to I-279 South towards Pittsburgh. Once you can see downtown, look for I-579 - Veterans Bridge. Follow to I-279 towards Monroeville.

Go to the Squirrel Hill Exit (last exit before tunnel). While exiting, stay in the left lane, turning at the first left onto Forward Avenue. At first light (5-way) bear left on Murray Avenue up hill past the Starbucks. Follow Murray Avenue to Solway Street (one block from the end of Murray). Go two blocks on Solway Street- the building is on the left.

From East/Southeast: Philadelphia, PA Turnpike

Take Exit 6 of PA Turnpike (Monroeville) to I-376 West towards Pittsburgh. Go to Squirrel Hill Exit (immediately after tunnel). After exiting and after cloverleafing back over 376, stay in left lane, turning at the first left onto Forward Avenue. At first light (5-way) bear left on Murray Avenue. Go one mile and make a left on Solway Street (one block from the end of Murray). Go two blocks on Solway Street- the building is on the left.