Carnegie Museum of Natural History
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Carnegie Museum of Natural History, one of the four Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, is among the top natural history museums in the country. It maintains, preserves, and interprets an extraordinary collection of artifacts, objects, and scientific specimens used to broaden understanding of evolution, conservation, and biodiversity. Carnegie Museum of Natural History generates new scientific knowledge, advances science literacy, and inspires visitors of all ages to become passionate about science, nature, and world cultures. More information is available by calling 412.622.3131 or by visiting the website:

  • Carnegie Music Hall

    Occupancy: 1928 - 1928
    Area: 0 feet

    Configuration Capacity
    Theater 1928.00
  • Carnegie Music Hall Foyer

    Occupancy: 600 - 1000
    Area: 7,523 feet

    Configuration Capacity
    Banquet 600.00
    Reception 1000.00
  • Dinosaur Exhibit Hall

    Occupancy: 60 - 100
    Area: 3,000 feet

    Configuration Capacity
    Banquet 60.00
    Reception 100.00
  • Entire Building

    Occupancy: 2500 - 2500
    Area: 0 feet

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    Reception 2500.00
  • Founder's Room

    Occupancy: 40 - 70
    Area: 806 feet

    Configuration Capacity
    Banquet 40.00
    Reception 70.00
  • Hall of Architecture

    Occupancy: 200 - 300
    Area: 4,020 feet

    Configuration Capacity
    Banquet 200.00
    Reception 300.00

Please help us keep each other safe: If you consider yourself high-risk ;due to age (65+) or a medical condition, we have designated times for you to visit us. Our high-risk hours are Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to Noon. Wear a face mask during your entire visit. If you cannot wear a mask due to a medical condition, please speak with our Visitor Services staff. Stay at least six feet away from people outside your group. Avoid touching your face. Wash your hands or use hand sanitizer often. For more information, visit Carnegie Museums’ Covid Information page. We take your health seriously! We are: Limiting the number of visitors. Regularly disinfecting common areas and touch points. Providing masks, if needed.

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  • Employee Health Screening
  • Encouraged use of Masks by Guests
  • Enforced Social Distancing
  • Enhanced Cleaning/Disinfecting Procedures
  • Mandatory Mask Usage by Employees
  • Sanitization Stations
  • Sneeze Guards or Other Barriers