Summer Adventure Events

Experience a summer of new discoveries at Carnegie Museums with events, activities, and fun for everyone! Members can earn stamps for visiting and attending events at the museums throughout the summer. Each stamp increases your chances to win exciting prizes! Make your plans for your Summer Adventure today.

Summer Hours for The Factory

The Andy Warhol Museum

Extended Hours
July and August 12 p.m.–5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays

Enjoy extra time at The Factory this summer! Explore some of Andy Warhol’s signature art-making techniques in our underground studio. Hands-on activities include watercolor painting, blotted-line drawing, acetate collage, silkscreen printing, and more.

The Factory is run by artist educators with backgrounds in fine arts, art education, and art history and extensive knowledge of Warhol’s art and life—feel free to ask them questions!

Space Out! Astronomy Weekend

Space Out! Astronomy Weekend

Carnegie Science Center

July 20–21

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11’s historic mission to the Moon and discover the latest achievements in lunar science. Join Carnegie Science Center for an Apollopalooza of interactive activities, telescopes, and special presentations. More details.

LOZZI–PALOOZA

LOZZI–PALOOZA

Carnegie Museum of Art

July 27, noon–4 p.m.

Let’s go outside! Join other families for an all–ages playground party focused on our colorful play sculpture, Lozziwurm.

Pollinator Festival

Powdermill Nature Reserve, Rector, PA

August 10, 10 a.m.–3 p.m.

The annual Powdermill Pollinator Festival is free and open to all, and will include food, garden tours, and sales of honey and bee products, as well as a large plant sale which will highlight native plants that attract pollinators.

Trivia Night

The Andy Warhol Museum

August 29, 6:30–8:30 p.m.

Are you a Carnegie Museums whiz? Test your knowledge against other power-members in our end-of-the-summer trivia night. Dazzle with your dino-knowledge, amaze with your art skills, wow with your Warhol wizardry, and stupefy with your Science Center strength. Build a team of experts and use teamwork to rise to the top of the trivia challenge! Sign up.

Member Tours

Member Tours

Carnegie Museum of Art and The Andy Warhol Museum

All tours 2–3 p.m. To register, call 412.622.3314 or email membership@carnegiemuseums.org.

Carnegie Museum of Art
• July 14: Ruth Root and the Persistence of Painting
• August 11: Summer Splash

The Andy Warhol Museum
• June 22: Kim Gordon: Lo-Fi Glamour – Full

Evenings For Adults

Evenings For Adults

Carnegie Museum of Art and Natural History and The Andy Warhol Museum

Grab a friend, get a drink at the cash bar, and enjoy a night out!

Third Thursday at Carnegie Museum of Art
$10 (Members FREE; Students $5)
June 20, 8–11 p.m.

The City of Wilkinsburg takes over Third Thursday with artists and makers who call the neighborhood home.

After Dark at Carnegie Museum of Natural History
$15 advance/$20 door (10% member discount)
July 19: Potterfest, 6–10 p.m.

Good Fridays
The Andy Warhol Museum
Every Friday, 5–10 p.m.

FUN FOR ALL: Super Science Saturdays

Carnegie Museum of Natural History

Noon–4 p.m. on select days

Jurassic Day
June 22
Wander through our world-class Dinosaurs in Their Time exhibition hall, dig for fossils in Bone Hunters’ Quarry, and take part in hands-on, dinosaur-themed activities. Meet dinosaur relatives from the museum’s living collection and watch Jurassic Park in the Earth Theater!

Scientist Takeover
July 27
Did you know that paleontologists, botanists, zoologists, and many other scientists are making discoveries at the museum? Meet real scientists and learn more about what they do!

Pet Palooza
August 17
Pets come in all shapes and sizes and can be covered with fur, feathers or scales! Create a toy for your fury friend, something special for your winged wonder or a treat for your scaly pal all while learning more about the pets in our lives!