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Carnegie Museum of Natural History

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Carnegie Museum of Natural History is a place of adventure, discovery and education that welcomes everyone to enjoy the wonders of its collections and exhibitions. Founded in 1895 by Andrew Carnegie, the museum has maintained an international reputation for its ongoing research and discovery that create a better understanding of the history of the earth and its inhabitants. Today, the museum is ranked among the top five natural history museums in the country and features 20 exhibition halls

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LOCATION

Carnegie Museum of Natural History

4400 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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Accessibility Information

Carnegie Museum of Natural History welcomes all visitors. We work to assist visitors with disabilities in obtaining reasonable and appropriate accommodations, and in supporting equal access to services, programs, and activities.

To request special disability accommodations for our special programs, please contact Leah A. Morelli at 412.622.6578 or accessibility@carnegiemuseums.org. To request special disability accommodations, please contact the museum at least two weeks in advance of visiting or participating in special tours, classes/camps, and other activities.

Guests should contact Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh’s Accessibility Coordinator with concerns regarding accessibility for visitors with disabilities at the museums. Call 412.622.6578 during weekday hours, or email accessibility@carnegiemuseums.org.

Parking

Accessible parking spaces are available in our parking garage entered at the corner of Forbes Avenue and South Craig Street.

Caregivers

If a visitor is accompanied by a caregiver, the caregiver will receive complementary admission to the museum.

Entrances

The museum is wheelchair accessible. Power assist doors are located at the museum’s main entrances at the front of the building on Forbes Avenue, at the rear of the building via the parking garage, and at the Portal Entry.

Wheelchairs

Standard, manual wheel chairs are available free of charge at museum coat rooms on first come, first served basis. We also welcome your personal manual or motorized wheelchairs, walkers, or scooters. The museum’s dining areas and gift shops are wheelchair accessible, and wheelchair accessible restrooms are available.

PUBLIC HOURS

Regular weekly hours from Labor Day until Memorial Day:

Monday: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m.–8 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Sunday: noon–5 p.m.

PUBLIC ADMISSION FEES

Admission includes same-day access to both Carnegie Museum of Natural History and Carnegie Museum of Art. A surcharge may apply for some special exhibitions.

Regular Admission

Adults $19.95
Seniors (65+) $14.95
Students with ID and children 3-18 $11.95
Members and children 2 and under Free
50% off of regular admission rates on Weekdays after 3 p.m. No other coupons or discounts apply.