Programs and events for adults in Pittsburgh
If you are looking for something fun for adults to do in Pittsburgh, the Science Center has the answer for you.
Carnegie Science Center is not just for kids! Adult events in Pittsburgh and adult-night events in Pittsburgh are not all the same. Whether you are looking for a great date night, conversation about current science topics or events, or pop culture events in Pittsburgh, you can find them here. Adult programs at the Science Center will challenge you, entertain you, and provide you with something different to do with friends. Check out our many offerings below.
VIKINGS: Warriors of the North Sea
See over 140 authentic Viking artifacts, including a real Viking ship! Gain a complete image of Vikings as you enter the unique and fascinating world of The Vikings Age.
Experience a party atmosphere on all four floors the Science Center after hours and under the lens of specific popular themes. Adults ages 21+.
Escape USS Requin!
Select Fridays and Saturdays
April 8–May 20
Think you have what it takes to beat a 60-minute escape room inside USS Requin (SS 481) Submarine? Put your detective skills to the test and solve a series of puzzles and games directly related to USS Requin’s history, science, and general naval principles.
Meet professional experts in various science and technology fields who discuss current and interesting topics and their experiences. All ages, but adult-level lecture.
Be dazzled by lasers to popular music or holiday themes, from Stranger Things to Pink Floyd, there’s something for everyone.
Fab Lab Public Workshops
Have you ever wanted to experiment with a 3D printer? Want to learn how to use a laser cutter?
Visitors are invited to come one evening a month to the Henry Buhl, Jr. Planetarium & Observatory and get up-close and personal with amazing celestial objects – rain or shine. All ages! Great date night.
Women in STEM Speaker Series
The Women in STEM Speaker Series will introduce you to 12 inspiring STEM role models who have established themselves as experts in a variety of fields.
Society Science provides science-based facts and information in a way that everyone can understand.
Sign up for opportunities and tools to experience family fun and the very best in STEM learning.