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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 for Blast Off!

Wed., Nov. 9
10:30 am–11:30 am

Sat., Nov. 19
10:30 am–11:30 am

Content themes: Physics, Astronomy

Train like an astronaut and get ready to blast off into outer space. Learn how astronauts get ready for their trips, what they pack for the journey, and make your own space suit.



Jr. Rocket Scientists

Wed., Dec. 7
10:30 am–11:30 am

Sat., Dec. 17
10:30 am–11:30 am

Content themes: Physics, Engineering

Do you want to become a Junior Rocket Scientist? This is your chance! Learn how rockets launch, design your own rocket ship and explore how astronauts live in space!

Tour the brand–new exhibit Mars: Our Next Giant Leap to get a firsthand understanding of how the science of engineering will be essential for landing, building, and living on Mars. Participants will also get to use design principles in our Fed Ex Learning Labs to explore what it takes to get robots, and eventually astronauts, down to the Martian surface. This new progr am will offer participants an experience that is completely out of this world.


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.


About Preschool Adventures:

Early learners and their adult helpers partner for science discovery at Pittsburgh’s most visited-museum by digging into important science topics, enhancing their social skills, and having tons of fun! Carnegie Science Center is a top-notch destination for science education, kids’ activities, and children museum exhibits.

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