Children's Museum

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Member Events and Discounts

Member-only events are a way to show appreciation to our members for their support and are not open to the public.  If you would like to attend any of our popular annual member events, please consider supporting the museum by joining our membership family.  Become a member today!

Member Spook-tacular Halloween Event

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Friday, October 23, 2015 
5:30- 8:00 pm

Please join us in your Halloween finest for this annual event!  Every member of the family can enjoy this not-so-spooky night of fun.  Create black and orange art in the Studio and much more. 

Member admission is FREE!  Guests of members are welcome at a rate of $12 each.  As always, children under the age of 2 are FREE.  Reservations are required.  Please click here to RSVP or e-mail

Member Holiday Event

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Friday, December 4, 2015 
6:00 - 8:00 pm

Celebrate the season with special programming and activities for all members of the family!

  • Learn more about our wintry friends with an up close meet and greet. Visit with a penguin from the National Aviary and a reindeer from Living Treasures Animal Park.  
  • Make beautiful holiday creations in the Studio. Learn resist painting techniques to make personalized cards, print shimmery winter scenes at the silkscreen station.
  • Use our laser cutter to create an image and cut or etch it into your choice of material in our MAKESHOP. Design a gift, decoration, card or whatever else you can dream up!    

Member admission is FREE! Guests are welcomed at the Member Guest rate of $12 each. As always, guests under the age of 2 are FREE. Reservations are required.  Please click here to RSVP or e-mail

CONSOL Energy Center Family Show Discounts:

Children's Museum of Pittsburgh members can receive discounts on select family shows at CONSOL Energy Center.  To purchase discounted tickets online, please see the show listings below and enter "Children's Museum" in the Company Name box.  To purchase by phone, please call Jake Sullivan, Group Sales Manager at 412-804-7904.

Marvel Universe LIVE!

Marvel fans, assemble! Marvel Universe LIVE! is taking the live entertainment experience to a whole new level, with a mind-blowing show unlike anything you've seen before. Watch your favorite Marvel Super Heroes including Spider-Man, The Avengers - Iron Man, Hulk, and more!

Thursday, October 7, 2015: Opening Night Special

$84 Gold Circle, $63 VIP, $26.25, $10.50. Click here to purhcase tickets.

Friday October 8, 2015 or Saturday, October 9, 2015 (7PM Show Only)

$89.25 Gold Circle, $68.25 VIP, $31.50, $15.75. Click here to purhcase tickets.

Deadline to purchase tickets is October 1, 2015

Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus: Legends

Wednesday, November 4, 2015- Sunday, November 11, 2015

Behold the living legends!  Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® brings the unbelievable to Children Of All Ages in an all-new show - - Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents LEGENDS. Experience unimaginable family fun as amazing performers from around the globe perform awe-inspiring feats.

Discounts offered for Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday (7pm) shows only.

$78.75 Front Row, $57.75 VIP, $17.55, $11.70 Click here to purchase tickets.

Deadline to purchase tickets is September 14, 2015

Ongoing Member Discounts

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Children's Museum of Pittsburgh members enjoy discounts year round on Tot time Classes, Birthday Parties, parking, special workshops, and in the Museum Store. Please check back regularly for special offers or discounts, exclusive previews or programming.  Thank you for supporting the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh!