Plan Your Visit


Silver Eye is located at 4828 Penn Avenue in Pittsburgh’s Penn Avenue Arts District.

Gallery Hours & Admission

Gallery hours: There are currently no gallery hours as Silver Eye builds out their new gallery. Regular gallery hours will resume when we reopen to the public in spring 2017.
Admission: Free and open to the public; donations accepted

Directions + Parking

Public Transit: Port Authority’s route 88 bus stops in both directions at Penn and Mathilda, right in front of the gallery. Plan your trip with Port Authority.

Street Parking: Metered parking is available on Penn Avenue. Street meter hours are Mondays – Saturdays from 8:00 am – 6:00 pm.

Bike Parking: There are a number of bike racks located on Penn Avenue adjacent to Silver Eye’s gallery.

School Visits

If you’re a professor or instructor and are interested in bringing your class to see the current exhibition at Silver Eye, we are happy to host your class. Email to learn more and to schedule your visit.

If you’re a teacher or instructor, from middle to high school, and are interested in bringing your class here for a structured photography lesson and exploration, we are happy to plan an event for you. Please email us at or call us at 412.431.1810, x1 to discuss your package pricing and options for these special visits.


Silver Eye is wheelchair accessible. If you wish to attend one of our programs, but need an accommodation such as ASL interpretation, large-print materials, or alternative digital formats, please contact our Accessibility Coordinator, Juliana Zipay, at or call 412.431.1810, x1 at least 10 days prior to the event. Understandably, some of our events are announced less than 10 days before the event. If this happens and you wish to attend, please contact us and we will make every effort to help you fully participate.