As a non-profit organization, children’s museum of pittsburgh relies on private contributions from donors like you to provide children and families with innovative and inclusive museum experiences that inspire kindness, joy, creativity and curiosity for all learners.

why give?

Admission and membership fees cover only 60% of the Museum’s annual expenses. Your gift helps to cover essential operating expenses like art and technology supplies, exhibits and public programs, field trips for low-income students, outreach to schools, maintenance of our award-winning facilities and much more.


contact us

The Center for Institutional Advancement team is happy to answer your questions or update your contact information. Your support is important to us and we are here to help!

Email: donations@pittsburghkids.org
Phone: 412.322-5058, ext. 341.

The official registration and financial information of the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll-free, within Pennsylvania, 1.800.732.0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.

Request A Donation From the Children’s Museum

If you are interested in requesting a donation from the Children’s Museum, please click here to submit your request.


Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh is supported in part by the taxpayers of Allegheny County through a public grant from the Allegheny Regional Asset District (RAD). RAD works here.

Funding also provided by Pennsylvania Council on the Arts and Pennsylvania Historic and Museum Commission.