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Pricing & Tickets

While all Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh are closed temporarily, we hope that you will visit the Something to READ, Something to WATCH, and Something to DO pages of this website so that you can quench your thirst for science while staying at home. More activities are added daily, so we hope that you will find lots of fun and exciting things to keep you and your family busy.

Read about rescheduled and canceled programs here. We miss you and look forward to seeing you when it is safe.

There’s so much to do at Carnegie Science Center! Whether you have just an hour to spend or can plan to stay for the whole day, we have options for everyone.

Most tickets can be purchased in advance or on site and are subject to availability. Refunds, cancellations, or exchanges are not permitted.


Gift Certificates

Gift certificates are available for purchase either over the phone by calling 412.237.3400 or at the Admissions counter. Gift certificates are sold in increments of $10, $20, $50, or $100 and can be used to purchase general admission, special exhibition tickets, Rangos Giant Screen Cinema movie tickets, or laser show tickets. Gift certificates do not expire and can be redeemed at any time at the Carnegie Science Center ticket counter or the Rangos Giant Screen Cinema concessions stand.


General Admission

General Admission includes Highmark SportsWorks®, four floors of hands-on exhibits, live demonstration shows, planetarium shows, and the USS Requin (SS 481). Tickets may be purchased at the door or online.

Members receive free General Admission.

Buy General Admission Tickets

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The Rangos Giant Cinema Tickets

Make your movie experience immersive and exciting at The Rangos Giant Cinema, the most technologically advanced theater in the region. Be dazzled with bright, ultra-sharp images and incredibly vivid surround sound on the largest screen in Pittsburgh.

Concession Stand Prices

In addition to being the most technologically advanced theater in Pittsburgh, The Rangos Giant Cinema has the best prices on concession stand drinks and snacks!

Combination Discounts

Purchase Tickets Online or at the Ticket Counter

Add on more fun, and SAVE BIG!
Save up to $10 when bundle your General Admission with other awesome experiences at the Science Center.

wdt_ID Combo Admission Prices Adult Adult (65+) Children     (3-12)
2 General Admission + The Rangos Educational Movie $27.90 $22.90 $19.90

Sold Separately

Purchase Tickets Online or at the Ticket Counter

wdt_ID Admission Prices Adult Adult (65+) Children     (3-12)
1 General Admission $19.95 $14.95 $11.95
3 The Rangos Educational Movie $9.95 $9.95 $9.95

wdt_ID Member Prices Adult Adult (65+) Children (3-12)
1 General Admission FREE FREE FREE
3 The Rangos Educational Movie $7.95 $7.95 $7.95

Purchase at the Ticket Counter

wdt_ID Admission Prices Adult Adult (65+) Children     (3-12)
1 Laser Show $8.00 $8.00 $8.00
2 USS Requin Submarine* $7.00 $7.00 $7.00

*USS Requin is included in General Admission. You may also purchase just a submarine ticket for $7 per person.

SAVE!
Pay just $5 for a Laser Show ticket when you add it to your General Admission at the Ticket Counter!

wdt_ID Member Prices Adult Adult (65+) Children     (3-12)
1 Laser Show $2.00 $2.00 $2.00
2 USS Requin Submarine FREE FREE FREE

Membership cards are not valid for group admissions. Group reservations are not available for the extended holiday weekend after Thanksgiving and the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day.

Your school may qualify for funding for your field trip through scholarships.

Monday – Friday Group Rates

Groups of 15 or more people over age 3, when they make advance reservations, get this package for just $8 per person. Please note that group discounts are available for people who call two weeks or more in advance of their requested visit date. Membership cards are not valid for group admissions.

Included in admission:

Call 412.237.3400 to register

Add-Ons

  • Add theater show OR planetarium show for just $2 per person.

wdt_ID Weekday Pricing Children Ages 3-18 Additional Adults Required Adults*
1 Group General Admission $8 Free
4 Group General Admission + Live Demo $10 $2
5 Group General Admission + Laser Show $12 $4
6 Group General Admission + Educational Movie in The Rangos Giant Cinema $13 $5
7 Group Educational Movie in The Rangos Giant Cinema $8 $8

*1 adult (19+) required for every 10 children


Saturday – Sunday Group Rates

Groups of 15 or more people over age 3, when they make advance reservations, get this package for just $10 per person. Please note that group discounts are available for people who call two weeks or more in advance of their requested visit date. Membership cards are not valid for group admissions.

Included in admission:

Call 412.237.3400 to register

Add-Ons

  • Add a laser show for just $4 per person.

wdt_ID Weekend Pricing Children Ages 3-18 Additional Adults Required Adults*
1 Group General Admission $10 Free
5 Group General Admission + Laser Show $14 $4
6 Group General Admission + Educational Movie in The Rangos Giant Cinema $15 $5
7 Group Educational Movie in The Rangos Giant Cinema $8 $8

*1 adult (19+) required for every 10 children

Group Concession

Groups of 15+ get discounts at the concessions stand! Order your food in advance to save time and money by filling out a Group Concession Preorder Form opens in a new window.


Laser Show ONLY, weekdays and weekends

If your group has time for only a short visit, you may book a laser show for just $7 per person.


Chaperones

  • For groups of school-age children, chaperones are admitted at no cost at a ratio of one chaperone to every 10 students.
  • For groups of preschool children, one chaperone per five children is admitted at no cost.
  • Chaperones do not get free admission to Laser shows.

School Groups

Note: Membership cards are not valid for group admissions. Please be certain of your visit date before making your reservation – more than one date change will result in a processing fee. School Group chaperone pricing will be discussed at time of reservation.

Pricing & Tickets

While all Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh are closed temporarily, we hope that you will visit the Something to READ, Something to WATCH, and Something to DO pages of this website so that you can quench your thirst for science while staying at home. More activities are added daily, so we hope that you will find lots of fun and exciting things to keep you and your family busy.

Read about rescheduled and canceled programs here. We miss you and look forward to seeing you when it is safe.

There’s so much to do at Carnegie Science Center! Whether you have just an hour to spend or can plan to stay for the whole day, we have options for everyone.

Most tickets can be purchased in advance or on site and are subject to availability. Refunds, cancellations, or exchanges are not permitted.


Gift Certificates

Gift certificates are available for purchase either over the phone by calling 412.237.3400 or at the Admissions counter. Gift certificates are sold in increments of $10, $20, $50, or $100 and can be used to purchase general admission, special exhibition tickets, Rangos Giant Screen Cinema movie tickets, or laser show tickets. Gift certificates do not expire and can be redeemed at any time at the Carnegie Science Center ticket counter or the Rangos Giant Screen Cinema concessions stand.


General Admission

General Admission includes Highmark SportsWorks®, four floors of hands-on exhibits, live demonstration shows, planetarium shows, and the USS Requin (SS 481). Tickets may be purchased at the door or online.

Members receive free General Admission.

Buy General Admission Tickets

View cart

The Rangos Giant Cinema Tickets

Make your movie experience immersive and exciting at The Rangos Giant Cinema, the most technologically advanced theater in the region. Be dazzled with bright, ultra-sharp images and incredibly vivid surround sound on the largest screen in Pittsburgh.

Concession Stand Prices

In addition to being the most technologically advanced theater in Pittsburgh, The Rangos Giant Cinema has the best prices on concession stand drinks and snacks!

Combination Discounts

Purchase Tickets Online or at the Ticket Counter

Add on more fun, and SAVE BIG!
Save up to $10 when bundle your General Admission with other awesome experiences at the Science Center.

wdt_ID Combo Admission Prices Adult Adult (65+) Children     (3-12)
2 General Admission + The Rangos Educational Movie $27.90 $22.90 $19.90

Sold Separately

Purchase Tickets Online or at the Ticket Counter

wdt_ID Admission Prices Adult Adult (65+) Children     (3-12)
1 General Admission $19.95 $14.95 $11.95
3 The Rangos Educational Movie $9.95 $9.95 $9.95

wdt_ID Member Prices Adult Adult (65+) Children (3-12)
1 General Admission FREE FREE FREE
3 The Rangos Educational Movie $7.95 $7.95 $7.95

Purchase at the Ticket Counter

wdt_ID Admission Prices Adult Adult (65+) Children     (3-12)
1 Laser Show $8.00 $8.00 $8.00
2 USS Requin Submarine* $7.00 $7.00 $7.00

*USS Requin is included in General Admission. You may also purchase just a submarine ticket for $7 per person.

SAVE!
Pay just $5 for a Laser Show ticket when you add it to your General Admission at the Ticket Counter!

wdt_ID Member Prices Adult Adult (65+) Children     (3-12)
1 Laser Show $2.00 $2.00 $2.00
2 USS Requin Submarine FREE FREE FREE

Membership cards are not valid for group admissions. Group reservations are not available for the extended holiday weekend after Thanksgiving and the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day.

Your school may qualify for funding for your field trip through scholarships.

Monday – Friday Group Rates

Groups of 15 or more people over age 3, when they make advance reservations, get this package for just $8 per person. Please note that group discounts are available for people who call two weeks or more in advance of their requested visit date. Membership cards are not valid for group admissions.

Included in admission:

Call 412.237.3400 to register

Add-Ons

  • Add theater show OR planetarium show for just $2 per person.

wdt_ID Weekday Pricing Children Ages 3-18 Additional Adults Required Adults*
1 Group General Admission $8 Free
4 Group General Admission + Live Demo $10 $2
5 Group General Admission + Laser Show $12 $4
6 Group General Admission + Educational Movie in The Rangos Giant Cinema $13 $5
7 Group Educational Movie in The Rangos Giant Cinema $8 $8

*1 adult (19+) required for every 10 children


Saturday – Sunday Group Rates

Groups of 15 or more people over age 3, when they make advance reservations, get this package for just $10 per person. Please note that group discounts are available for people who call two weeks or more in advance of their requested visit date. Membership cards are not valid for group admissions.

Included in admission:

Call 412.237.3400 to register

Add-Ons

  • Add a laser show for just $4 per person.

wdt_ID Weekend Pricing Children Ages 3-18 Additional Adults Required Adults*
1 Group General Admission $10 Free
5 Group General Admission + Laser Show $14 $4
6 Group General Admission + Educational Movie in The Rangos Giant Cinema $15 $5
7 Group Educational Movie in The Rangos Giant Cinema $8 $8

*1 adult (19+) required for every 10 children

Group Concession

Groups of 15+ get discounts at the concessions stand! Order your food in advance to save time and money by filling out a Group Concession Preorder Form opens in a new window.


Laser Show ONLY, weekdays and weekends

If your group has time for only a short visit, you may book a laser show for just $7 per person.


Chaperones

  • For groups of school-age children, chaperones are admitted at no cost at a ratio of one chaperone to every 10 students.
  • For groups of preschool children, one chaperone per five children is admitted at no cost.
  • Chaperones do not get free admission to Laser shows.

School Groups

Note: Membership cards are not valid for group admissions. Please be certain of your visit date before making your reservation – more than one date change will result in a processing fee. School Group chaperone pricing will be discussed at time of reservation.