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Girl Scout Badge Day Workshop

Heinz History Center 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh

Girl Scout Badge Day Workshop, Heinz History Center. Girl Scout Juniors will practice their power of observation and try out detective skills throughout the center’s exhibits.

History Explorers: Archival Adventures

Heinz History Center 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh

History Explorers: Archival Adventures, Heinz History Center. Kids ages 5-8 explore Pittsburgh stories about the Suffrage Shirtwaist Ball through games, art, cooking and other hands-on activities.

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Smithsonian’s Portraits of Pittsburgh

Heinz History Center 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh

The Senator John Heinz History Center – the Smithsonian’s home in Pittsburgh – will reopen to the public on Wednesday, July 1, with a powerful new exhibition, Smithsonian’s Portraits of Pittsburgh: Works from the National Portrait Gallery. Featuring one of the largest loans of artwork ever shared by the Smithsonian’s prestigious National Portrait Gallery in […]

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Smithsonian’s Portraits of Pittsburgh

Heinz History Center 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh

The Senator John Heinz History Center – the Smithsonian’s home in Pittsburgh – will reopen to the public on Wednesday, July 1, with a powerful new exhibition, Smithsonian’s Portraits of Pittsburgh: Works from the National Portrait Gallery. Featuring one of the largest loans of artwork ever shared by the Smithsonian’s prestigious National Portrait Gallery in […]

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Heinz History Center Sensory Friendly Days

Heinz History Center 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh

In recognition of Autism Acceptance Month, the Heinz History Center and Western Pennsylvania Sports Museum will host its first-ever Sensory Friendly Days, presented by DICK’S Sporting Goods, on Sunday, April 18 and Monday, April 19. Sensory Friendly Days will offer individuals of all ages with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) or sensory processing differences the opportunity to experience “the Smithsonian’s […]

Free

Hop into History: A Pittsburgh Puppy Tale

Heinz History Center 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh

The June 9th edition of Hop into History at the Heinz History Center features a Pittsburgh Puppy Tale. The virtual series for little ones from ages 3-5 gives kids a playful insight into Pittsburgh history. In this session, kids will hear about Dog Jack, a brave pup that was a member of a firefighter unit before he joined […]

Free

Summer Sidewalk Series

Heinz History Center 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh

Heinz History Center launches its Summer Sidewalk Series from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. on June 12 with a sports-themed focus on the City of Champions. The free day of fun includes a lineup of family-friendly activities. Design a team jersey, test your football skills n a training camp challenge and put yourself into famous sports moments through the […]

Free
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American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith

Heinz History Center 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh

Revolutionary Americans took a great leap of faith by establishing a new government based on the sovereignty of the people. Power would not be in the hands of a monarchy or a dictator … but instead, entrusted to its citizens. Every generation since has faced questions ignited by that revolution while on a quest to […]

$5 – $18

Heinz History Center’s Summer Sidewalk Series

Heinz History Center 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh

The July 10th episode of the Summer Sidewalk Series at Heinz History Center puts the focus on Pittsburgh favorites. Kids will design their own pickle pin and create a Burton Morris-inspired Pop Art masterpiece. Pittsburgh amusement park history will be visited with a stroll down the midway. Summer Sidewalk Series takes place from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at […]

Free