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Let’s explore the math and material science of thermoplastic polystyrene - the plastic used for making shrinkable art! In this workshop, use your shrink plastic to create a miniature diorama. […]
Discover the basics of knitting looms in this virtual workshop! If you love making friendship bracelets, this workshop is for you. In this live workshop, we’ll build our own tools […]
Build and construct a diffraction scope while discovering a world of light splitting colors, as we explore different light sources and the magic behind them. Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh believes […]
Discover the world of color mixing through science! Explore the science behind color and molecular bonds as we create marbleized patterned art using household products like dish soap and dye. […]
Come learn or build upon the basics of weaving and how to incorporate natural materials into your weaving! Begin by making a loom and experiment with natural materials like twigs, […]
Play in the dirt and experiment with different materials to create wildflower seed bombs. Learn about seed germination, determine which materials help or hinder plant growth and discover the best […]
Curious to get a closer look at the world around you? Zoom in on the teeny tiny universe by using a paper foldable microscope, the Foldscope ™ ! In this […]
Nature Journaling is a great way to document the natural world around us. This art form allows us to practice our documentation skills as well as strengthen our abilities to […]
Why is lavender so calming? Explore our sense of smell and the science behind scent and emotion. We will learn how to hand sew our own herbal sachet to put […]
We're excited to welcome you back to the Children's Museum and MuseumLab with new and updated exhibits, a timed ticketing system, and new safety protocols to help your family have […]
Hop into summer as we explore self care! Discover how to use science to create a relaxing bath or create jewelry using collage techniques to wear and share. We ship […]
Children's Museum is open 10:00 am - 5:00 pm. MuseumLab is open Saturday and Sundays only from noon - 5:00 pm. We strongly encourage all visitors, including members, to secure […]