Children's Museum

10 am–5 pm Daily

Admission Discounts

View the current discounts you may be eligible to use at the Museum. One discount is eligible for use at each admission.

Standing Discounts:

AAA Members:  $1 off up to 5 people. Active member card required.

Active, Retired and Veteran Military Personnel: Active, retired and veteran military members (military ID holder only), which includes active Reserve and active National Guard, receive free admission. Active, retired or veteran military ID required.  Family members of active military members receive $5 admission (up to 4 people) by presenting their dependent ID card (DD Form 1173). Active military member does NOT need to be present.

ACM Reciprocal Network: Members of participating children's museums receive 50% off admission for up to 6 people. See the complete list of participating museums and guidelines. Valid membership card required. 

ASTC Travel Passport: Members of participating museums located 90 miles or more from the Children's Museum to receive reciprocal admission. See the complete list of participating museums and guidelines. Valid membership card required.

Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh Matches: One child admission free with one paid adult admission. Active match ID required.

PA ACCESS EBT cardholders (Yellow and Green cardholders): Admission for up to 4 people (including the cardholder) of the same household $2.00 each. PA ACCESS or ACCESS EBT card and photo ID for EACH ADULT being admitted on the card required. Adult IDs must show same address as cardholder. Limit one card per household. Click here to learn more about the Museums for all Program.

Trying Together (formerly PAEYC) and NAEYC Members: $2 admission for up to 4 guests. Active Member Card required.

Pittsburgh Entertainment Book: One child admission free with one paid adult admission. Valid Entertainment book coupon required.

Port Authority of Allegheny County Monthly Bus Pass holders:  $1 off up to 5 people. Valid current monthly bus pass required.

UPMC Health Plan Members:  $3 off up to 4 people. Active UPMC Health Plan card required. 

WDUQ Members:  $1 off up to 5 people. Active Member Card required. 

WIC Participants (PA card only): Admission for up to 4 people (including the cardholder) of the same household for $2.00 each. WIC ID card and photo ID must be shown at admission. Every adult being admitted on these cards must show a photo ID with the same address as cardholder. 

WQED Members: $1 off up to 5 people. Active Member Card required.

Please Note:  These discounts may not be used in conjunction with each other, with other Museum discounts, or for group visits.


Follow the links to learn more about our UPMC Dining Smart Community Program in the Big Red Room Café and UPMC MyHealth Community Healthy Choices here at the Children's Museum.