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Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 
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welt-raiser's pictureby welt-raiser History & Culture travel tip
added on the 15th of February, 2011
There are many fine museums which deal with different kinds of scientifically or historically significant events, creatures, people, but the Carnegie Museum of Natural History is something more than that. It not only has hands-on exhibits which are very interesting and fun for the children, but the way all the collections and items are displayed captivate your mind and make you want to know more.

If you go, try to dedicate a few hours to explore the different rooms of the museum. You will love it and you won't be disappointed by its many information.

Address:
4400 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA

Price:
Kids: $11
Adults: $15

Opening Hours:
Tue-Sat: 10am-5pm (till 8pm on Thu)
Sun: noon-5pm

On the web:
http://www.carnegiemnh.org/

 
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