Elevator Temporarily Unavailable
Elevator access to second floor and restrooms is unavailable until further notice. The restrooms near the parking area remain open. The second floor of the Gallatin House is available by stairs. (Effective Aug. 9, 2013)
From Downtown Pittsburgh:
US 51 south to Uniontown US 119 South to Point Marion
From Pittsburgh Airport:
US 60 toward Pittsburgh
From the Pennsylvania Turnpike:
15 minutes Exit #8 - New Stanton
From Western Maryland:
I-68 west over Cheat Lake to HWY 857 (There are two HWY 857 exits) to Morgantown WV,
From Morgantown, WV:
US 119 north to Point Marion, PA
From Fort Necessity National Battlefield:
West on US Hwy 40 to Uniontown bypass
Did You Know?
Although Albert Gallatin was an ardent abolitionist, he did buy a slave in Virginia by the name of Charlotte Smith. As he was negotiating her purchase, he was also working with a lawyer on the legal act of manumission to change her slavery to an indenture.