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Preschool Adventures Sept. 7–Dec. 17

All sales are final, no cancellations or refunds.

Carnegie Science Center reserves the right to cancel any program one week before it begins due to insufficient registration. In case of inclement weather, please check the website to see if a program has been canceled. All registered participants will receive a full refund in the case of cancellation.

Safety Policy: Based on current best practices, we require masks for program participants and program staff when the Allegheny County COVID-19 Community Level designation is at the red/high mark.

Preschool Adventures

For ages 3–5 with an adult helper!
COST: $12 Members/$14 Nonmembers (per child + adult helper)
General Admission not included

Looking for things to do for early learners in Pittsburgh? Science grows from curiosity! Carnegie Science Center’s Preschool Adventures are specifically designed around suitable themes for little scientists to cultivate a love for learning and to teach them basic science concepts.

All workshops are specifically designed for ages 3–5. To make the most of your child’s experience, they must be the appropriate age on the date the selected workshop begins.

Upcoming workshops:

Ready, Set, Roll!

Wed., Feb. 1 and Sat., Feb. 25
10:30–11:30 am

That’s how we roll! Learn all about ramps and watch your early learner discover through trial and error if an object rolls or slides.


Just Add Water!

Wed., March 1 and Sat., March 25
10:30 am–11:30 am

Explore how water (H20) reacts to various materials.


Creepy Crawly

Sat., April 22
10:30–11:30 am

Investigate insect parts and behavior through song and dance and make bug antennae to take home.


Incoming Landing!

Wed., April 5
10:30–11:30 am

Build parachute landers and Mars rovers while learning the importance of engineering design and teamwork in space exploration.


Bubble Science

Wed., May 3 and Sat., May 20
10:30–11:30 am

Explore the ‘S’ in STEM (science) with amazing bubbles and bubble blowers.


Register by Phone
412.237.3400
9 am–5 pm, Mon.–Fri.

Refund Policy
Cancellations made 14 days in advance of the workshop date will receive a full refund. Cancellations not made 14 days in advance will not receive a refund.

Cancellation Policy
In case of insufficient registration, Carnegie Science Center reserves the right to cancel any program two days before it begins. All registered participants will receive a full refund.