Open on Penn!

Covid-19 has affected many of our small businesses and non-profits. Even though many of them are not open to the public there are still many ways to support them!

White Jasmine Lab

4805 Penn Ave, 15224


Not Open to the Public, but Online

Online Store, gift cards available online

Modern floral preservation service, casting keepsake flowers in clear epoxy resin to create one-of-a-kind heirloom art pieces. Our preservation process allows you to enjoy your flowers forever, whether they are from a wedding, funeral, or other occasion. Gift cards available!


Silver Eye Center for Photography

4808 Penn Avenue, 15224


Not Open to the Public, but Online

 Online Store

Our community can support Silver Eye through the purchase of Editions prints, created by artists in our exhibitions program, and priced affordably.



4824 Penn Ave, 15224

412 661 6111

Not Open to the Public, but Online

As a non-profit organization, Assemble’s mission relies on the support of many to make our mission achievable and possible. With your help Assemble builds confidence through making. Join us on our mission today!
We thrive on the donations of time and money that so many organizations and individuals have generously contributed. If you are interested in providing sponsorship to Assemble please contact Andrea Petrillo, Marketing + Development Manager,
Many of Assemble programs are offered free of charge, especially to those living in our Garfield community. Your gift helps to offset essential operating expenses like art and technology supplies, field trips, keeping our teaching team up to date with teaching methodologies and tech, maintenance of our studio and much more. , , ,


Arts & Crafts: Botanica & Occult Shop

4901 Penn Avenue, 15224


Not Open to the Public, but Online

Online Store, gift cards available online

Arts & Crafts is short for "Dark Arts and Witch Crafts". We offer a variety of products and ingredients used in rituals, and general daily life, for those who follow traditional Witchcraft, Wicca, Santeria, Palo, and other paths such as various pagan, folk magic, and more, both light and not-so-light. Our goal is to provide a quality selection at a reasonable price. All are welcome!


Los Sabrosos Dance Co.

4909 Penn Ave., 15224


Not Open to the Public, but Online

gift cards available online

Helping individuals find freedom, passion, self-expression, and self-confidence through dancing & fitness.
Buy a gift card that:
~ Encourages connection with your own body.
~ Promotes wellness & movement.
~ Builds community & strengthens social networks.
The experience of dancing (in our studio and/or our online classes) does all that & more!
Treat your loved ones with our awesome private and group lessons! For adults & kids.
Don’t forget to treat yourself too!

Instagram: @LSDanceCo
Twitter: @LSDances
Facebook: @LosSabrososDanceCo


Pizza Fiesta

4911 Penn ave, 15224



11AM-12am Mon-Sunday

Online Store

Pizza Restaurant


Bantha Tea Bar

5002 Penn Avenue, 15224


Not Open to the Public, but Online

 Online Store

Tea Cafe offering drinks for all to enjoy



Irma Freeman Center for Imagination

5006 Penn Avenue, 15224


Not Open to the Public, but Online

Art Gallery



The Mr. Roboto Project

5106 Penn Ave., 15224

Not Open 

The Mr. Roboto Project is a cooperatively-run show space and art gallery located in Pittsburgh, PA. Our aim is to create a comfortable and open safe space for people to experience a true DIY (do-it-yourself) community.



Artica retro and antiques studio

5110 Penn Avenue, 15224


Not Open to the Public, but Online

Online Store, other

Start checking Artica on FACEBOOK for items that will be offered for sale starting on April 3, 2020. due to circumstances beyond our control, we will be closed during the Global Pandemic — COVID 19 —until further notice. Also sales by appointment 412-596-6521

Modnartpgh on Instagram



Workshop PGH

5135 Penn Ace, 15224


Not Open to the Public, but Online

We are available for online order pick ups and deliveries

Online Store, gift cards available online

Workshop PGH is a do it yourself or school, Creative Community space and retail store that sells handmade. We offer classes in Sewing, Woodworking fiber arts, art, leather plants and more. Workshop employees local makers and small business owners to support them paying a livable wage of $25 an hour. In addition we hire local artists as support staff – also paying a livable wage. Workshop is an inclusive space and it supports diversity, LGBT and a diverse staff and customers. Learn to make stuff and be inspired.

@workshoppgh Instagram and Facebook



The Children's Home & Lemieux Family Center

5324 Penn Ave., 15224



Our Pediatric Specialty Hospital and Adoption program are available 24/7 as usual, but our Child's Way Daycare is closed.

The Children’s Home of Pittsburgh, established in 1893, is an independent, non-profit licensed organization whose purpose is to promote the health and well-being of infants and children through services which establish and strengthen the family.
Our three programs: Adoption, Child’s Way®, and the Pediatric Specialty Hospital, along with free housing for patients and families in our onsite Lemieux Family Center, work independently and collaboratively to accomplish our mission.
The Children’s Home of Pittsburgh & Lemieux Family Center is located at 5324 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15224.
*We are in need of PPE and other items from our Amazon Registry:protective gowns, hair nets, gloves, face shields, goggles, face masks and/or respirators.



Pittsburgh Glass Center

5472 Penn Ave, 15206


Not Open to the Public, but Online

 online gift certificates

Online Store, gift cards available online, other

Pittsburgh Glass Center is a non-profit school, gallery and studio. Although we normally fund approximately 50% of our operations through earned revenue, due to cancellations and closures caused by COVID-19, we are not able to earn any revenue at this time. Support PGC by making a donation, buying a gift certificate, becoming a member or following us on social media.

gift cards available online


Yoga Hive

5491 Penn Avenue, 15206

Not Open to the Public, but Online

We offer daily online classes!

Online Store, gift cards available online, other

Above is the link to live virtual classes people can register for - a link will be sent with the zoom class information
Vimeo Library of Yoga Classes :



Pistella Beer

5514 Penn Avenue, 15206



Monday thru Saturday 10a to 8p and Sunday 11a to 5p

Beverage Retailer

This is not a complete list of businesses on Penn Ave. It is compiled from a Penn Ave Survey of Open Businesses.


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