Children's Museum

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Woman and child sit together at a table working with glue making colorful masks. The boy looks at the woman with a surprised, happy expression.

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

Friday, October 28, 2016 
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, learn how to make costume enhancements out of recycled material in the MAKESHOP and much more. 

Member admission is FREE!  Guests of members are welcome at a rate of $13 each.  As always, children under the age of 2 are FREE.  Reservations are required. Please RSVP by Tuesday, October 25, 2016.  Please click here to RSVP or e-mail

Idlewild's HALLOWBOO! Discount

Saturdays & Sundays in October
Trick-or-treat through Story Book Forest, enjoy themed rides and attractions, family-friendly Halloween shows and much more! Children's Museum members save $10 off regular admission prices.

Click here to purchase Hallowboo! tickets at this reduced rate.

Member Holiday Event

Friday, December 9, 2016 
6:00- 8:00 pm

Celebrate the season with speical programming and activities for all members of the family! Learn more about our wintry friends with an up close meet and greet from The National Aviary and Living Treasures Animal Park. Make beautiful holiday creations in the Studio and light up the Holidays with LED lights in the MAKESHOP and much more!

Member admission is FREE!  Guests are welcomed at the Member Guest rate of $13 each.  As always, guests under the age of 2 are FREE.  Reservations are required. Please RSVP by Tuesday, December 6, 2016.  Please click here to RSVP or e-mail

11th Annual Member Father Daughter Dinner Dance

Sunday, February 19, 2017 
6:00- 8:30 pm

This perennial favorite event is a special night out for dads and daughters (kindergarten age girls and older).  Wear your favorite party clothes and enjoy dancing, a buffet dinner, and special activities in the Studio and MAKESHOP.  Take an enchanting horse and carriage ride for memories to last a lifetime!

$75 per couple for all Museum Members*
$35 for each additonal child
Museum parking is included.  

To purchase tickets, please click here.  Questions please call 412-322-5058, ext. 274 or e-mail

PPG Paints Arena Family Show Discounts

Children's Museum of Pittsburgh members can receive discounts on select family shows at PPG Paints Arena.  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.

Ongoing Member Discounts

Children's Museum of Pittsburgh members enjoy discounts year round on 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!