Children's Museum

Mon-Sun 10am–5pm

Play Is On Sale

Final Week! Special offers end August 29

Enjoy Museum admission discounts* and giveaways every day of the week from July 19 - August 29, 2014. 

  • Fantasy Weekends (Saturdays & Sundays)

        All Museum visitors dressed in a costume relating to the weekend's theme receive $3 off admission:

                Pirates (from the high seas or the ballpark)  July 19 - 20
                Princes and Princesses  July 26-27
                Superheroes  August 2-3
                Movie Characters   August 9-10
                Aliens, Monsters and Space Heroes   August 16-17
                Animals    August 23-24

    • Member Mondays

            Museum members park free (as space permits) and have a chance to win prizes.  Learn the weekly prizes here.

    • T-Shirt Tuesdays

            Free Museum t-shirt to the first 200 children visiting the Museum

    • Weather Wednesdays

            Child admission for children 2 and up is based on that day's forecasted high temperature for Pittsburgh, PA, by the National Weather Service, as forecasted at 5:00 pm the previous day 
            e.g. 73 degrees = $7 child admission,  87 degrees = $8 child admission, etc. 
            July 23:  84 degrees = $8 child admission

    If purchasing tickets online, use code WEATHER when checking out to receive the discount       

    • Throwback Thursdays

            Child admission = $7 - the child admission price in 2004 when we opened the expanded Museum

            If purchasing tickets online, use code THROWBACK when checking out to receive the discount

    • Hot Dog Friday

            A free hot dog to the first 500 children visiting the Museum

    *Play Is On Sale admission discounts (Weather Wednesdays, Throwback Thursdays and Fantasy Weekends) cannot be combined with other admission discounts.