A Free Membership Just for Teens - Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh

A Free Membership Just for Teens

Tour, explore, and more!

Teen Membership is a free pass to exploration and discovery available to all teens 13–18 years old who are residents of Pennsylvania. From youth artmaking to teen science challenges, the four Carnegie Museums provide so many creative ways for teens to connect with each other and their world—and, most importantly, to find their own voice.

Teen members enjoy*:

+ FREE general admission to Carnegie Museum of Art, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Carnegie Science Center, and The Andy Warhol Museum

+ Invitations to events and programming designed just for teen members

+ FREE reciprocal admission at 300+ ASTC museums and science centers

+ Discounts on classes, camps, educational films at the Rangos Giant Cinema, laser shows, lectures, and special events

+ A 10% discount in museum stores and cafes (20% store discount during Member Shopping Days)

*Teen membership benefits are valid for one named teen per membership. Teen membership benefits do not extend to parents, guardians, caregivers, household members, or additional guests.


Or, complete the Teen Membership Application and return it to any of the four Carnegie Museums
or mail to:
Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh
ATTN: Membership
4400 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Teen Membership is generously supported by The Grable Foundation

Community Access Membership is presented by

and supported by Giant Eagle Foundation

Terms of Use for Teen Memberships

Teen Memberships are not valid for school field trips, group sales, or group visits.
Other restrictions may apply.

*To qualify for the Teen Membership Program, applicants must be between 13-18 years of age and a resident of the state of Pennsylvania. For teens under 18 years old, parents or legal guardians must give consent. Teen membership benefits are valid for one named teen per membership. Teen membership benefits do not extend to parents, guardians, caregivers, household members, or additional guests. Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh reserves the right to cancel any Teen Membership, Family Access Membership or Organizational Access Membership should an applicant submit incomplete or false information.

Upcoming Teen Events

A group of teens dancing at the Warhol Museum lobby

LGBTQ+ Youth Prom: Andy’s Exploding Plastic Prom
June 10, 2023
6:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.

The Andy Warhol Museum

Join us for a rockin’ good time at the 10th annual LGBTQ+ Youth Prom: Andy’s Exploding Plastic Prom. This rock n’ roll themed prom is the largest affirming prom in Southwestern Pennsylvania! The inclusive celebration ensures that every young person can make their prom night a treasured memory. Put on your best rocker gear and register for your ticket! Entry to prom includes dinner, dancing, silkscreen printing and other activities. Prom is open to youth ages 13-20 regardless of how they identify.

Co-presented with Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh Membership

The Warhol LGBTQ+ Youth Prom is generously supported by the AEO Foundation, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, Dr. Ken Cirka, and private donors.


Teen Night: Field Science
Thursday, July 13
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Carnegie Museum of Natural History
Free to everyone ages 13-18.

Are you interested in learning about Archaeology and Paleontology? Join us for Teen Night all about field science! Learn the difference between these two scientific fields and see the tools scientists use on expeditions. Try your hand at being a Paleontologist as you dig for replica fossils in Bone Hunters’ Quarry. Observe replica artifacts based on real objects unearthed by Archaeologists from all over the world. Food will be available from 5-7 p.m. so grab a snack and hang out in our relaxing teens-only lounge.

Whether you’ve already signed up for a free Teen Membership from Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, or just want to see what it’s all about – we hope you’ll stop by! Please register early to secure your free ticket; capacity is limited. Open to everyone ages 13-18.

Make your reservation today before this exciting event sells out.


Youth Art Initiative
Carnegie Museum of Art
Free for teens ages 14-19! Includes museum admission.

Youth Art Initiative (YAI) is a museum advisory group focused on the engagement, advancement, and support of local Pittsburgh-area teens. Members collaborate with museum staff to plan their own Carnegie Museum of Art programs and events, and can also meet with and learn from a wide range of museum professionals and working artists.