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.
TITANIC: The Artifact Exhibition
Opens Sat., Oct. 21 – Get tickets!
Take a journey back in time to Titanic with stories of real people told through authentic artifacts and immersive environments.
Fri., Oct. 13
Experience a party atmosphere on all four floors the Science Center after hours and under the lens of specific popular themes. Adults ages 21+.
Meet professional experts in various science and technology fields who discuss current and interesting topics and their experiences. All ages, but adult-level lecture.
Sensory Sensitive Science Hours
Discover how we can help make a visit more accessible with our special sensory-friendly hours!
Fab Lab Senior 101 Workshops (ages 65+)
Thursdays, September 7–28
Join us for the FREE Fab Lab Senior 101 workshops where you can learn the basics of 3D printing, laser cutting, vinyl cutting, and more in Pittsburgh’s favorite makerspace. Enjoy complimentary refreshments and gain a deeper understanding of digital fabrication!
Please note: The Fab Lab Senior 101 Workshops are for members only.
Geek Out Gala
Thurs., Oct. 5
Join us for the best party in the galaxy! Enjoy live music and hair-raising science demonstrations while you connect with old friends and gather with new ones.
Escape USS Requin: Pittsburgh Legends
Select Fridays and Saturdays
September 1–October 28
Think you have what it takes to beat a 60-minute escape room inside USS Requin (SS 481) Submarine? Embark on this brand-new iteration of Pittsburgh’s only escape room on a historic submarine.
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?
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.
Sign up for opportunities and tools to experience family fun and the very best in STEM learning.
University and College Student Discount
University and college students with a valid student ID receive $3 off general admission.