Volcanoes

Travel across the world from mineral fields to lava lakes to see how volcanoes impact our earth – and see and hear it all in exquisite 4K detail and Dolby […]

kid-friendly show and events

Winter Entertainment Guide: All the kid-friendly shows and events coming to Pittsburgh this winter 

Our big winter entertainment guide is here! Check out all the kid-friendly shows and events coming to Pittsburgh this winter.

Chuck Vukotich

Longtime CSC volunteer Chuck Vukotich encourages students to reach for the stars

Chuck Vukotich loves science — and encouraging local students to follow their own fascination with STEAM learning.

Rocky Mountain Express

Extending from the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean, the transcontinental railway in Canada, built by the Canadian Pacific Railway, is known as one of the greatest engineering feats in history. […]

Pittsburgh's miniature railroads

6 gorgeous miniature railroads in Pittsburgh to visit during the holidays

Your guide to the miniature railroads in Pittsburgh!

Tour Your Future

Tour Your Future provides opportunities for middle and high school girls+* to discover STEM careers by offering immersive, hands-on experiences and site tours, while engaging with female+ STEM professionals. *Tour […]

A bodycast from Pompeii- The Exhibition_photo by Sally Quinn

7 reasons to catch the explosive ‘Pompeii: The Exhibition’ at Carnegie Science Center

Visit the Pompeii exhibition at the Carnegie Science Center to explore this city, rediscovered just 250 years ago.

Virtual Café Sci

Interested in science? Want to learn more about the latest technology breakthroughs in normal English, minus the jargon? Then Café Scientifique Pittsburgh at Carnegie Science Center is the place to be! Café […]

Munchkin Mondays

Bring your smallest scientists to Carnegie Science Center for Munchkin Mondays, featuring themed activities just for early learners ages 2–6! Your preschoolers will explore exciting science concepts, while having tons of […]

Pompeii: The Exhibition

Find yourself in a reproduced atrium inside a unique Roman villa, where you will embark on a tour through the ancient city. Over 180 artifacts on loan from the renowned […]

13 can’t-miss October events for kids in Pittsburgh

From free events to the hottest tickets in Pittsburgh, here’s what’s happening in October.

8 festivals, free events and cool things to do this weekend with kids

From outdoor events and fun festivals to the ultimate celebration of pierogies, Pittsburgh has the whole family covered this weekend.

What if every city had a learning ecosystem?

Community-wide collaboration supports learners in Pittsburgh. This same progress can happen anywhere.

9 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from ‘Sleep Squad’ rockets to MLK celebrations

Looking for creative, educational and cultural events? We’ve got you covered with activities for kids from early learners to tweens and teens.

8 things to do with kids in Pittsburgh this week (and next)

Challenge your kids’ ingenuity with hands-on maker projects.

9 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from cookie decorating kits to a Winter Solstice party

We have lots of ways to make this week fun, from cookie-making kits to voting for the best gingerbread houses.

8 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from free ice-skating lessons to the ultimate DIY

There are plenty of reasons to love winter weather this week.

9 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from deep-space travel to holiday happenings

As the weather cools down, things are heating up for Pittsburgh families looking for excitement.

8 Pittsburgh kids named Broadcom MASTERS in national STEM competition

“These kids are going to grow up and do jobs that don’t exist today.”

9 things to do with kids this week in Pittsburgh, from owl prowls to Dr. Frankenbean

We’re loving this season with fresh-air opportunities to hike trails, visit creatures and enjoy outdoor theater.