The record-setting Steel Curtain returns in 2020!
Kennywood Park and the Pittsburgh Steelers have teamed up to for a historic collaboration. Coming to Kennywood in 2019, Steelers Country is a one-of-a-kind themed land that celebrates the hard-hitting heroics of the players, but with a unique twist. The park experience turns its attention to the fans, putting them at the center of the action! Exclusive merchandise, skill games, and food locations - including a unique tailgating experience - create the feeling of being at the stadium. The new Steelers Country is anchored by the record-setting Steel Curtain roller coaster. With Steelers Country, Kennywood and the Steelers are honoring the greatness of the past and looking toward the future of the park, the team, the fans, and the city of Pittsburgh.
Throughout Steelers Country fans can join in on familiar game moments by seeing how they measure up in practice drills, perfecting their touchdown dances, and checking scores and highlights on a giant video screen.
Kennywood and the Pittsburgh Steelers are proud to introduce The Steel Curtain! At a maximum height of 220 feet, the colossal steel structure of the coaster serves as a landmark addition to the park and a high-energy entry point welcoming guests to Steelers Country.
During the two-minute adrenaline rush, riders speed through 4,000 feet of track at 76 miles per hour while navigating 9 inversions – including the world’s tallest at 197 feet above the ground!
The Steel Curtain sets three new records: a Pennsylvania state record (tallest roller coaster), a North American record (most inversions), and a world record (tallest inversion).
Records Set: 3
Height: 220 feet - tallest roller coaster in PA
Speed: 76 mph
Inversions: 9 - most in North America
Tallest Inversion: 197 feet - tallest in the world
Lift Angle: 50 degrees
Length: 4,000 feet
Duration: 2 minutes
Break! Take a break from all the action and enjoy Steelers Country’s own indoor restaurant. At the End Zone Cafe fans can dig into a variety of delicious game-day related fare. Or, for a true fanatic experience, take the celebration outside! The Tailgate Patio recreates all the pregame excitement with a playful twist on traditional tailgate picnics, complete with visual references to the stadium site.
The Steelers Experience is a one-of-a-kind indoor, multi-level training facility that puts you on the field and in the center of the action! Interactive exhibits like the cooperative Terrible Tower and competitive Third and Long will get your team game day ready! Track your progress and see how you stack up against others with an interactive leader board.
1, 2, 3… GO! This is your opportunity to try your hand at a number of challenging games. Testing strength and endurance, these Midway Games are as much fun to watch as they are to play!