Carnegie Science Center - Pittsburgh, PA
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Quick Description: The most visited museum in Pittsburgh.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 12/28/2009 7:41:54 PM
Waymark Code: WM7ZFC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
Carnegie Science Center opened on October 5, 1991. It was created after the merger of Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh and the Buhl Planetarium and Institute of Popular Science. CSC is a national example for integration into its community, and in 2003 was recognized for its exceptional level of community service with the National Award for Museum Service, the highest honor of its kind, at a White House ceremony with First Lady Laura Bush.
Name: Carnegie Science Center

Location/Address:
One Allegheny Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA USA
15212


Telephone Number: 412.237.3400

Web Site: [Web Link]

Type/Specialty: Science

Agency/Ownership: Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh

Educational programs: Yes

Theater: Planetarium, Omnimax, and science demonstartion theaters

Hours of operation: Sunday - Friday 10 am - 5 pm Saturday- 10 am - 7 pm

Admission Fee: $14 adults, $10 children and seniors

Gift Shop: yes

Cafe/Restaurant: Yes

Other Features: USS Requin Submarine, model railroad

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