Children's Museum

Currently Closed

Museum Lab Opening Weekend

Featured Programs & Events

April 28, 2019

Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh is growing with the creation of Museum Lab, a new museum for older kids right next door! Explore all new exhibits including Studio Lab, Make Lab and Tech Lab, plus a day of performances including dance, slack line walking, music and more!

  • Take your skills to new heights with the STEEL CITY SLACKERS. Watch and learn the fundamentals of slacklining - walking on a slack rope - for all levels - 12:30 - 3:30 PM

  • Come be O’Mazed by the magic, mishaps, and multitudinous manipulations of O'RYAN THE O’MAZING. Try your hand at gravity-defying juggling and show-stopping tricks - 12:30 - 2:30 PM

  • Enjoy the sounds of THE ELECTRIC ARMY, a five-piece group of highly-trained time-traveling killer robots that performs rock from every era mixed in with a few rad originals - 1:00 - 1:30 PM

  • Enjoy the musical mixing of Pittsburgh’s very own DJ SHOE and stop by for tips, tricks and inspiration on creating music of your own - 1:00 - 4:00 PM

  • Tap into your star quality and learn about story creation and performance with experienced stage and screen pro TIM HARTMAN - 1:30 & 3:00 PM

  • See a performance THE KRUNK MOVEMENT, a group of youth that use hip hop to communicate messages to peers about mental and physical health - 2:00 - 2:30 PM

Learn more about Museum Lab at its new website,!

Admission will cover both the Children's Museum and Museum Lab.