About Connellsville

Connellsville PA Youghiogheny River

 Connellsville is a city in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States, 50 miles southeast of Pittsburgh on the Youghiogheny River.  Connellsville is rich in history, arts, cuisine and outdoor activities.  

Yough River Trail

Great Allegheny Passage 
Yough River Trail
Connellsville PA

Enjoying biking or hiking the Great Allegheny Passage.    



Connellsville has numerous public art sites throughout the city.   


Col. Crawford 
Carnegie Free Library of Connellsville

Connellsville features a WWII museum, Laurel Highlands Native American Interpretive Center, the Gibson House, Col. Crawford's Cabin and so much more.  


Savor the Avenue
GAP Trail
Fayette County's Longest Dinner Table

Connellsville food scene features a little bit of everything from traditional to unique and creative.  We have something to satisfy everyone's taste buds.  Connellsville also features the event Savor the Avenue.  Savor the Avenue features numerous restaurants preparing and serving hundreds of guests at "Fayette County's Longest Dinner Table." 

Stay the Night


Stay the night at the Comfort Inn, melody motor lodge, camping or at any of our numerous B&B's.  While in town visit our downtown shopping district and venture out to see all the Laurel Highlands has to offer.  Whether you enjoy fine wine and dining or have an adventurous spirit, the greater Connellsville area has something for everyone.