General admission to be underwritten by Jack Buncher Foundation
The Carnegie Science Center has announced that it will be offering free general admission on Sunday, August 24, 2014 with the offer generously underwritten by the Jack Buncher Foundation.
Among the hundreds of hands on exhibits there is the Highmark Sports® Works, U.S. Requin tours, Miniature Railroad Village, Exploration Station as well as the newest exhibit “BLUE!” where you can build miniature cities up to full size rooms using blue blocks of all sizes and shapes. You can also take a walk through a replica of the International Space Station, challenge a robot to a game of air hockey and interact with the hundreds of hands on exhibits on four floors of Science Center area. This is a great way to get the family together for a day of science and exploration.
The offer covers the price of general admission only and does not include parking, Omnimax Films or Laser Shows.
About Carnegie Science Center
Carnegie Science Center is dedicated to inspiring learning and curiosity by connecting science and technology with everyday life. By making science both relevant and fun, the Science Center’s goal is to increase science literacy in the region and motivate young people to seek careers in science and technology. One of the four Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, the Science Center is Pittsburgh’s premier science exploration destination, reaching more than 700,000 people annually through its hands-on exhibits, camps, classes, and off-site education programs.
About Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh
Founded by Andrew Carnegie in 1895, Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh is a collection of four distinctive museums dedicated to exploration through art and science: Carnegie Museum of Art, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Carnegie Science Center, and The Andy Warhol Museum. Annually, the museums reach more than 1.2 million people through exhibitions, educational programs, outreach activities, and special events.