Children's Museum

Currently Closed

Watch the show below!

Watch the first virtual gala in Pittsburgh!

If you have trouble viewing the video, watch it on our YouTube channel - just click here.


Presenting Sponsor Hefren Tillotson
Title Sponsor: PNC, PPG
Contributing Sponsor: Chase, Eat n Park,, EY
Contributing Sponsor: Fred Rogers Productions, Mascaro, Merril
Contributing Sponsor: Oxford, Schneider Downs
Supporting Sponsor: Federated Investors, Grossman, Yanak & Ford
Supporting Sponsor: Hunter Associates, S&T Bank


By making a donation today, you can bring joy to others in your community by funding needs at the Museum, such as:

  • Engaging programming for all ages both on and offline
  • Kits for daycare centers, families and teachers in need of materials
  • Professional development for teachers
  • Support for artists in need
  • Continuing efforts to make the Museum accessible to all
  • And of course, keeping the lights on!

From now until June 30, your gift at any amount will make twice the impact, up to $15,000, thanks to the generosity of the Museum's Board Vice President and her family.

Double your donation today.

Kindness Initiative

Now more than ever, children need to see displays of love and kindness.

The Children’s Museum asks kids and families to write letters expressing their feelings and to share them with the world. Click above to learn more and share.

Thank You Gala Guests & Supporters!

A heartfelt thank you to everyone who attended, supported and organized the Great Night In Family Gala on June 14!

Everyone involved in creating this virtual experience rose to the occasion with creativitiy, flexibiiity, kindness and patience.

We hope that the event provided a fun, family-friendly evening of food and entertainment, and is encouraging conversation around COVID-19 and social injustices currently impacting our community and nation so keenly.

2020 Great Night Gala Chairs

Kim and Curt Fleming

2020 Great Night Gala Committee

Melissa Bizyak
Jennifer Broadhurst
Christopher Daley
Barrett Donovan
Michael Duckworth
Jennifer Kilgore
Karen Larrimer
Tracie McCormick 
Matthew Meade
Rosemary Moriarty
Greta Rooney
Evan Rosenberg
Robert Stein
Penny Zacharias

2020 Great Night Host Committee

Melissa and Matthew Bizyak
Jen and Brooks Broadhurst
Barrett Donovan and Nora Minahan
Michael Duckworth and Tracy Howe
Lynn Gagne and Evan Rosenberg 
Mary Louise and Henry J. Gailliott
Judy Horgan and Steve Pavsner
Adam Kelson and Carly Wilson
Jennifer and Todd Kilgore
Carole King and Chip Burke
Scott and Sue Lammie
Karen and James Larrimer
Richard I. Lerach and Elizabeth E. Krans
David and Julie McCandless
Josh McElhattan and Lesley Carlin
Tom Mole
Dan and Shelly Onorato
Billy Porter
Jimmi Sue and Matthew Smith
William and Jane Valenta
Bonnie and Tom VanKirk
Beth Wainwright and Russ Kemerer
Jane Werner and Bob Rutkowski
Penny Zacharias and Kirk Burkle