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It’s time for science after hours!

Experience a party atmosphere after hours on all four floors of the Science Center. With no kids around, expect deeper science content, riskier experiments, and party games with your friends. From space to robots, it’s the perfect night out for ages 18+ in Pittsburgh. Socialize with your friends by winding down the summer with science!

Upcoming event:

18+ Night: Solstice Party

Fri., Dec. 17
6–10 pm

Get ready for the longest night of the year with a party under the stars. Learn all about the winter solstice with a special show in Buhl Planetarium. Explore the Moon and solar system with interactive experiences throughout the night, share hot food and cold drinks with friends, and enjoy live music with Jane West opens in a new window.

Plus, meet scientists from Carnegie Mellon University’s Center for Cosmology! Learn about black holes, dark matter, and the evolution of the universe!

Please note: Food and beverage are available in the RiverView Café. Proper identification must be presented for all alcohol purchases.

About 18+ Nights at Carnegie Science Center:

Carnegie Science Center is not just for kids! 18+ events 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 things to do in Pittsburgh, you can find them here. 18+ Nights at the Science Center will challenge you, entertain you, and provide you with something different to do with friends.

Please see the safety guidelines in place to learn what is being done to ensure safe and fun experiences for all visitors.

NOTICE FOR ALL BUYERS – By attending an in-person event at any of the Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, you and any guests agree to voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 and agree not to hold any presenting entities, artists, and the venue; or any of their affiliates, directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors, or volunteers liable for any illness or injury.

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