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!

10th Annual Father Daughter Dinner Dance

Sunday, February 21, 2016 
6:00 - 8:30 pm

This perennial favorite event is a special night out for dads and daughters (kindergarten age and older).  Wear your favorite party clothes and enjoy dancing, a buffet dinner, and a keepsake photo-booth photo to remember all the fun.  Take an enchanting horse and carriage ride for memories to last a lifetime!


$75 per couple for all Museum Members*                                                                                                                                                                                          

$35 for each additional child

Museum Parking is included with this event. Please click here to purchase tickets.
Questions, please call 412-322-5058 ext. 274 or email

Pittsburgh's Cultural Attractions Say Thank You With February Free Days

Get ready for a month of free, cultural fun across the city! 

Children's Museum of Pittsburgh is joining 14 other cultural attractions to thank our members.  On select days in February, members will receive free admission* to a participating attraction.  Just show your membership card along with your photo ID for free admission (no pre-registration needed). 

Plus, you can enjoy a 10% discount in the museum stores and a special discount on membership for the day.

  • February 3- Sweetwater Center for the Arts
  • February 6- Mattress Factory
  • February 7- Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh (includes all 4)
  • February 13- Phipps Conservatory
  • February 14- Heinz History Center (includes Fort Pitt Museum)
  • February 19- Children's Museum of Pittsburgh (open 10am-7pm)
  • February 20- Westmoreland Museum of American Art
  • February 21- Frick Art & Historical Center**
  • February 26- National Aviary (open 10am-7pm)
  • February 27- Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
  • February 28- Pittsburgh Botanic Gardens

*For 2 adults and up to 4 children

**Reservations are required to tour Clayton House

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.

Disney on Ice Presents Frozen

Thursday, March 10, 2016 (7pm)

Friday, March 11, 2016 (10:30am & 7pm)

Saturday, March 12, 2016 & Sunday, March 13, 2016 (11am, 3pm, 7pm)

Enter a fantastical winter wonderland beyond imagination at Dinsey on Ice presents Frozen, presented by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt.  Be magically whisked away to wintry Arendelle by dazzling special efffects and astonishing skating as you sing and dance along.

Ticket prices range from $31.50-$47.25.  Click here to purchase tickets.

Deadline to purchase tickets is March 4, 2016.

Shrine Circus

Friday, April 8, 2016 (7pm)

Saturday April 9, 2016 (10:30am, 2:30pm, 7pm) & Sunday, April, 10, 2016 (2pm)

Ticket prices range from $14.75-$27.25.  Click here to purchase tickets.

Deadline to purchase tickets is March 31, 2016.

Ongoing Member Discounts

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!