Thanks to generous contributions by Duquesne Light, all visitors will enjoy free general admission, parking, and an Omnimax film!
Isaly's Original Chipped Chopped Ham is offering a chance to win a Lionel Polar Express O Gauge Train Set and a one year family membership to all four Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh – Carnegie Science Center, the Andy Warhol Museum, and Carnegie Museums of Art and Natural History! Enter the contest on isalys.com.
Hurry, this offer ends Sunday, Jan. 17!
Dec. 5, 2015
In honor of Lionel's 115th anniversary, the first 115 visitors to Carnegie Science Center will receive free general admission on Saturday, Dec. 5, courtesy of Lionel.
Nov. 28, 2015 – Jan 10, 2016
#WheresLenny sweepstakes presented by Lionel
Your chance to win a Polar Express LionChief™ Ready-to-Run train set:
1. Find Lenny hanging out in the Miniature Railroad & Village ®.
2. Then, publicly post a picture of Lenny on social media (Twitter, Instagram, and/or Facebook). Be sure to tag us!
Twitter/Instagram: @Lionel_Trains and @CarnegieSciCtr.
Facebook: @LionelModelTrains and @CarnegieScienceCenter.
Make sure you use the hashtag #WheresLenny.
3. That’s it! You’re now automatically entered to win.
For official contest rules and to view the photo gallery of #WheresLenny photos, please visit to http://bit.ly/1I8Iym3
So who is Lenny?
Lenny the Lion is the mascot of Lionel Trains, the iconic 115-year-old electric train company.
Put the fun in “back to school” by entering to win a field trip for your classroom (grades 1-8) to Carnegie Science Center, including transportation and lunch. Panera Bread is offering this all-inclusive field trip opportunity. Beginning Oct. 1, submit a photo of a teacher in her/his classroom (without students) at 3WSradio.com and/or 961kiss.com. Certain restrictions apply.
Eat'n Park is celebrating Smiley’s birthday by offering 99¢ kids meals. Each kid’s meal includes a Smiley Birthday treat bag. The celebration runs June 1-30 at your local Eat’n Park Restaurant. And be sure to see Smiley at Carnegie Science Center during his birthday party on Saturday, June 27 from 11 am – 2 pm.
The ASTC Travel Passport Program entitles visitors to free General Admission for the equivalent of the Carnegie Science Center's Family level membership: 2 adults/4 children. The members listed on the reciprocal membership card must be present with their valid museum membership card and photo ID. It does not include free admission to special exhibits, laser, and Omnimax films, nor does it include museum store discounts and other benefits associated with museum membership. For ASTC Passport Program policies and a full listing of reciprocal ASTC centers and museums please visit the passport page at www.astc.orgProgram Restrictions:
Science centers and museums requesting proof of residence are marked by (check IDs).
Don't Forget To Bring Your Membership Card!
Passport venues are not required to grant free admission to visitors who forget their cards. There is no universal database with all Passport visitors' member data and expiration dates for admission staff to reference. Some venues will allow you to call the science center or museum you joined to confirm your membership, but they are under no obligation to do so.
Lost your card?
Please contact the science center or museum which you joined. ASTC does not issue or administer membership cards.
Want to save money at the XPLOR Store? Ask for a Super Science Shopper Card. Then have the cashier punch and initial your card each time you spend $15 or more (after discounts) at the XPLOR Store. After you've made five purchases of $15 or more, you'll get $5 off your next purchase of $25 or more.
Carnegie Science Center isn't just for little kids. Grown-up kids can indulge their youthful spirit every Tuesday with a special deal. Seniors ages 65+ receive discounted prices: General Admission for $5 and Omni films for just $5 more. There is a special 20% discount in the River View Café for seniors all day long.
For every full-price General Admission ticket purchased, receive 50% off the same number of general admission tickets on your return trip within 60 days.
Not valid with other discounts. Discount not valid on date of original full price admission receipt. Non-transferable. Must be redeemed within 60 days. Discount only applies to general admission.
Are you a student at Carnegie Mellon University or Chatham College? Bring your valid student ID and receive FREE General Admission.
Not a student at any of those colleges? Bring your valid college ID and receive $2 off General Admission.
Members of the military with a valid identification card receive 1/2 price general admission tickets for themselves and up to three others. Only valid with general admission. Valid identification card must be shown at time of purchase.
Active military receive a 10% discount in the XPLOR Store.
Veterans of the United States armed services receive half-price general admission for themselves with a valid identification card.
Present your Pennsylvania ACCESS/EBT Card and receive general admission for up to four people for $3 each. This discount applies to the card issued by the state of Pennsylvania for access to cash, food stamps, and/or Medicaid benefits. This discount does NOT apply to the Port Authority ACCESS card. Visitors must present their Pennsylvania ACCESS/EBT Card and matching photo ID to receive the discount. Not valid with any other offer or group visits. Cardholder must be present.
Funding for this program was provided by a grant from BNY Mellon Foundation of Southwestern Pennsylvania.
Looking for time to explore the Science Center without the chaperoning duties? Here's your chance! We offer FREE General Admission once a year to preschool – 12th grade teachers from schools located in the following states: Pennsylvania, Ohio, West Virginia, New York and Maryland. Use this visit to familiarize yourself with our exhibits and prepare for an upcoming field trip. To take advantage of the teacher preview, complete this form.
Fee-based programs such as Omnimax films and laser shows are not included. Requests must be made at least one week in advance of the preview date. Cannot be applied to group visits. Non-transferable.
Carnegie Museums members receive $2 off selected cruises aboard the Gateway Clipper fleet. Show your Carnegie Museums membership card when booking your trip aboard the Good Ship Lollipop Cruise, Kids Showtime Cruise, Ice Cream Social Cruise, Saturday Picnic Cruise, or the Macaroni & Magic Cruise. For more information, visit the Gateway Clipper website.