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The inside scoop on Klavon’s sundaes

Klavon’s opened in 1923 as an ice cream shop alongside Klavon’s pharmacy and apothecary, but today functions as an old-fashioned ice cream parlor.

By Jon Moss and Mary Rose O'Donnell

October 25, 2018

As self-driving cars roam Pittsburgh’s streets and local computer scientists develop advanced robots, one ice cream shop keeps the feeling of the early 20th century alive. Nestled in the historic Strip District, at the corner of Penn Avenue and 28th Street, Klavon’s Ice Cream Parlor has been a...

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