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Children's Museum of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh

(4.4/5 based on 440+ reviews on the web)
With interactive exhibits and programs ranging from dance activities to gardening to robotics, Children's Museum of Pittsburgh has been ranked among the United States' top ten children's museums by Parents magazine. Kids can learn and create at various themed zones. They play with gravity, discover hidden artifacts, explore things under a microscope, learn about hydraulics, and act at a theater. Take a walk through the museum's public spaces to see numerous art pieces created for kids. Arrange your visit to Children's Museum of Pittsburgh and discover more family-friendly attractions in Pittsburgh using our Pittsburgh itinerary builder.
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TripAdvisor
  • So much to see and do at the Children's Museum for the little ones. Hard for them to fit it all in one trip. Highlights are always the water room, the verticle maze and crooked floor room.  more »
  • We attended a 21+ night at the children's museum not knowing what to expect, and we were pleasantly surprised. Around all corners they had different snack stations, drink stations and craft areas. But...  more »
  • We took our toddler on a weekend visit and were a little shocked at how crowded the museum gets. For our particular little one, she was overwhelmed by the amount of people and kids scrambling on top o...  more »
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  • They do a very nice job for younger kids. They produce excellent programs. It my opinion, the ceiling age for taking kids there is approximately 12 years of age. Older children get bored
  • Good place to spend a day, but kinda small and price high... Totally didn't expect pay for parking.
  • Lame. Over priced, wish I could get my money back. Waste of money, really disapointed ! Let me warn you not to waste your money. Im maybe used to the museum back where I'm from. But really this is just a waste , my daughter was bored. I'm actually feeling upset over 46 dollars to get in . never again.
  • It was a wonderful experience. My son - 6 years old- has enjoyed it so much. Kids do everything themselves and try new experiences. This learning-by-doing approach is very engaging. My son wanted to spend the whole day there. You should end your visit by going up to the 3rd floor, I guess, where water related activities are there.
  • Awesome, the kids love it. Some stuff you kan do at home but the social interaction is important, I think some of the exhibits kould use some fixing up, if it were for adults we wouldn't kome back because of the lack of up keep. We all know kid's are a bit more harder on things, but im sure some things are worth not over looking.