• Carnegie Science Center will be closed on Dec. 21, 25, and 28.

Live Shows


Planetarium

Wow – That's Amazing!

See science as it happens at our live demonstration theaters! Check the calendar for showtimes. All theater shows are free with general admission.

  • Dazzling lights and rockin' beats merge for a spectacular sight and sound experience. Catch daily matinees or evening laser shows and get ready for awesome 3D atmospheric effects!
  • Experience dazzling and hair-raising demonstrations in the Works Theater. Taste a frozen marshmallow or see the glow of molten metal. Our Tesla coil is a must-see attraction, offering a one-million-volt display of light and sound.
  • Spin the Wheel of Science at the Bayer Science Stage to conduct a symphony, explore animal adaptations, investigate the laws of motion, and decode the secrets of DNA.