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For Adults

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.

Women in STEM Speaker Series

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.
Lectures (Café Sci and More!)

Lectures (Café Sci and More!)

Meet professional experts in various science and technology fields who discuss current and interesting topics and their experiences. All ages, but adult-level lecture.
Two Scientists Walk Into a Bar

Two Scientists Walk Into a Bar

Ask us anything! We station scientists all over the City in bars or at the Science Center so that you can ask questions and have informal conversations. All ages, unless we’re in a bar!
Laser Shows

Laser Shows

Be dazzled by lasers to popular music or holiday themes, from Stranger Things to Pink Floyd, there’s something for everyone.
SkyWatch

SkyWatch

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.

Science After Hours

Science After Hours

Experience a party atmosphere on all four floors the Science Center after dark and under the lens of specific popular themes. Adults ages 21+ Night.
Monthly E-News

Monthly E-News

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