travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Carnegie Science Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 
00
    
Legend
  • Family & Fun travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 1.9mi
Sandro's pictureby Sandro Family & Fun travel tip
added on the 21st of February, 2011
To learn a little bit about science but to also have fun, the Carnegie Science Center is the perfect destination. They have interactive-, hands-on exhibits which kids older than 5, or 9 can enjoy tremendously. The SportsWorks are is included in the admission ticket, though the Omnimax Theater is not.

The documentaries in the Theater and the star shows in the Planetarium can result in being captivating even for adults, not just kids. This place is definitely worth a visit and your time!

Address:
1 Allegheny Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15212, USA

Price:
Adults $17.95, kids $9.95

Opening Hours:
Sun-Fri: 10am-5pm
Sat: 10am-7pm

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

 
Pittsburgh Zoo and AquariumCarnegie Museum of Art
 
 
 
Family & Fun
tips

Recent travel tips for Pittsburgh

  • Eleven Restaurant
    If you want fine, new American cuisine food in a quiet, welcoming environment where you waiter knows what he's doing than your place is at the Eleven Restaurant. The not only have excellent service but exquisite food too. Try the [...]
    D: 3mi00
  • Cathedral of Learning
    I think a trip to Pittsburgh is not complete without a visit to the Cathedral of Learning. From far it looks like a skyscraper, an immensely tall building with a lots of windows. But when you get closer, you will remark the fine [...]
    D: 4.5mi00
  • Pittsburgh Seviche Restaurant
    The only place where you can can have an excellent dinner and drink cocktails, having fun at a bar is the Pittsburgh Seviche Restaurant in the downtown area. Their specialties are seafood preparations, which you can watch as it is made just [...]
    D: 2.8mi00
  • Pittsburgh Zoo and Aquarium
    The favorite place of many children is definitely the facility which has a lots of animals to see, one more interesting and exotic than the other. The Pittsburgh Zoo and Aquarium can provide all in one place, having animals from the wide [...]
    D: 7.6mi00
  • Carnegie Museum of Art
    Truly an amazing museum where you see art come to life in the various paintings, artworks of famous and not so famous artists of the Impressionist and Post-Impressionist era. The Carnegie Museum of Art has not only a wide collection of [...]
    D: 5mi00

Things about Pittsburgh you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Pittsburgh Sights

US Steel Tower: Also known as Steel Building, it is the tallest building of Downtown Pittsburgh and 35th tallest in US. Built in 1970, it has 64 floors, 256 meters and it has 2,300,000 sq. feet of leasable space. Pittsburgh zoo and PPG Aquarium: There are only six major combinations of zoo and aquarium in US and this is one among them. Located in the Highland Park, the zoo is spread on 77 acres [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Tortuguero, Costa Rica
Most of you have seen this frog before, either on TV or in a zoo, but the best place to find them is in Tortugero, Costa Rica. This rain forest in...
Sightseeing: Red Eye Tree Frogs

Holguin, Cuba
When going to this place make sure you stay at a 4star,you will enjoy your holiday better.
General: 4stars

 

Zagreb, Croatia
Islands shouldn't be missed for a Croatian experience. Some information about Island Rab at http://www.rabholidays.com
General: Islands of the Adriatic sea

Killarney, Ireland
Don't forget to take a boat trip on the lakes of Killarney, it is a wonderful experience, something you will never forget. The landscape is...
Outdoors Activities: The Lakes of Killarney

 

Ahmedabad, India
One of the finest place to see the remarkable collection of fabric spanning. It is a superb repository of fabrics based on colors, patterns,...
History & Culture: Calico Museum

Mamaia, Romania
Mamaia is one of the best points of atraction on the Black Sea Beach on the Romanian teritory. The principal point of atraction in Mamaia is the...
General: Aqua Magic, Mamaia

 

Adana, Turkey
If you want to see one of the oldest churches of cristianity, then you should visit the church of the holy Petrus at Antakya. This place is about...
History & Culture: Petrus Grotto at Antakya

Natick, Massachusetts
Go place, see and absorb the culture as if it was your own
Sightseeing: Traveler

 

Saint Louis, Missouri
One of the oldest and maybe most known botanical gardens that have been in operation since their opening, is the Missouri Botanical Gardens just in...
Sightseeing: Missouri Botanical Garden

Stockton, California
Located on the McLeod Lake and near well-known attractions such as the DeCarli Waterfront Square or Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza, Weber Point...
Family & Fun: Weber Point Event Center

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*