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Locomotion Weekend

Sat.–Sun., Jan. 13–14, 2024
10 am–3 pm
Included with general admission

All aboard for the holiday season’s family fun finale!

It’s a building-wide extravaganza for all train enthusiasts! See a rail yard full of guest train displays owned and operated by model train enthusiasts. Engineers of all ages will love the train layouts and activities. Included with General Admission and dependent on regional weather forecasts.

In addition to the awesome displays, visit the Miniature Railroad & Village® to see your favorite models – including Kaufmann’s and Primanti’s, and 2023’s new addition, the Allegheny County Airport.

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General Admission

General Admission includes Miniature Railroad & Village®, Highmark SportsWorks®, four floors of interactive exhibits, live demonstration shows, planetarium astronomy shows, and the USS Requin (SS 481).

Currently the USS Requin is open Thursday through Sunday, weather permitting. Buhl Planetarium will reopen in May, with new technology that has re-established it as one the most advanced in the nation!

We ask all visitors (including Members) to secure your tickets online in advance of arriving – all tickets will be timed reservations to ensure we can maintain limited building capacity while reducing any wait time for our visitors. There is no surcharge for online ticket purchases. A limited number of tickets are reserved for on-site purchase at the ticket counter on a first-come, first-served basis.

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NOTICE FOR ALL BUYERS – By attending an in-person event at any of the Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, you and any guests agree to voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 and agree not to hold any presenting entities, artists, and the venue; or any of their affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors, or volunteers liable for any illness or injury.

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