Pittsburgh Children’s Museum, is not only a unique museum for children but it is also a great place for the whole family. Located at 10 Children's Way, Allegheny Square, Pittsburgh, PA 15212. They are open 10a – 5p daily and costs $14 for adult, $13 for children 2 – 18 and seniors. Children under 2 are free.
The Pittsburgh Children’s Museum has been part of Pittsburgh since 1983. This museum offers children 11 different sections and many more different activities for them and their whole family. While you are visiting the museum make sure to check out so of their most popular attractions:
XOXO – Now open through September, Explore how we learn about love and forgiveness through activities that get us to feel and talk about these emotions:
The Attic - This is a room with lots to explore and learn, and a few surprises, like every great attic
Backyard - An outdoor play space provides lots of interactive pieces by artists and designers that focus on natural elements. Open 11a to 4:30p (weather permitting)
Garage - Roll up your sleeves and explore many things that drive, fly and roll in this space!
Studio - Visit their multimedia art studio to let your creative vision loose and learn new art forms through open-ended art activities and artist-led workshops. Studio closes daily at 4:30p
There are a few discounts available for admission. AAA Members $1.00 off up to 5 people Active Member Card, Active Military and Retired Personnel Blue Star Museums Program: Free admission for active duty military, National Guard and Reserved personnel and family (up to 5 admissions), Memorial Day through Labor Day (May 27 – Aug 31, 2014) All other times: Free admission for active and retired duty military members (military ID holder only) which includes active duty Reserve and active duty National Guard. Military ID Active and retired military ID (Geneva Conventions CAC ID or a DD Form 1173 ID Card) and Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh Matches One child admission free with one paid adult admission Active match ID PA ACCESS EBT cardholders (GREEN card only) Admission for up to 4 people of the same household at $1 each
As an added bonus they offer Wi-Fi services in the Museum's Lobby, Cafe, and Studio. Just connect to the network called Green Light Wireless.