Pittsburgh is Still KidsBURGH!

There are plenty of family-friendly activities to enjoy in Pittsburgh, even from home.

Check out what the KidsBURGH attractions are doing to keep the fun and learning going and how you can experience #MuseumFromHome.

Carnegie Museum of Art

 

Explore the Collection: Bask in beautiful works of the permanent collection - which are your favorites?

Read the Online Journal: This award-winning online journal, Storyboard, dives deep into the themes, artists and projects at the museum.

Dig into the Archives: Discover the history of Carnegie Museum of Art.

Enjoy Art Activities: These ready-to-use lesson plans take inspiration from the artworks in the collection and are appropriate for a variety of age groups.

Engage with Social Media: Follow the Carnegie Museum of Art on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram where the team posts insight into the collection, photos from behind the scenes, and thought-provoking videos. Tell they what you'd like to see!


Carnegie Museum of Natural History


Super Science Days: Young nature lovers and their families are invited to participate in Super Science Days. The week-long spring celebration starts on April 6 and features Spring-o Bingo, DIY eggs, crafts and more.

Coloring Pages: Download these coloring pages for a fun activity.

Watch Museum Videos: Take some time and learn about the world around you from the scientist at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, or check in with the animals of the Living Collection to see how they are doing.

Nature Lab Activities: Learn and explore the wonders around you through Nature Lab Activities.

Social Media: Learning to wash your hands on TikTok or asking a scientist your questions about dinosaurs, follow Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Bonus coloring page from KidsBURGH! 🎨


Carnegie Science Center

Find science activities and resources for fun at the Carnegie Science Center!

Things to READ: Find interesting and fun articles, books, and other resources to read for every age.

Things to WATCHWatch behind-the-scenes animal videos, educational movies and more.

Things to DO: Engage with your kids by doing fun science activities with ingredients you have at home.

Follow Facebook and Twitter for the Science Center's Three Things, a daily roundup of science-y things to READ, WATCH, and DO! Plus, find simple science experiments you can do at home on Instagram.

Bonus coloring page from KidsBURGH! 🎨


Children's Museum of Pittsburgh

Find online Maker Lab activities with the Let's Try series, explore the outdoors with Let's Go Outside or even some throwback MAKESHOP shows online at the Children's Museum site

Don't forget to follow on social media for more at home activities, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Bonus coloring page from KidsBURGH! 🎨


Duquesne Incline

 

The Duquesne Incline may be closed for now, but you can still learn the history of these funiculars and start to plan your trip to the top of Mount Washington!

Bonus coloring page from KidsBURGH! 🎨


Gateway Clipper Fleet

Plan a future cruise on the Gateway Clipper for when the season is in full swing. 

For now, try a coloring page from KidsBURGH! 🎨


Heinz History Center

While practicing social distancing at home, the Heinz History Center has you covered with an array of virtual history offerings.

  • Virtual Tours of current and past exhibits.
  • Podcasts from History Center President and CEO, Andy Masich.
  • History Minutes, a daily dose of Western Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh history.
  • Meadowcroft, one of the oldest documented sites of human habitation in North America can be virtually explored. 

Follow on social media for more daily history, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Bonus coloring page from KidsBURGH! 🎨


Idlewild & Soak Zone

Plan your visit to Idlewild & SoakZone when the season is up and running!

For now, try a coloring page from KidsBURGH! 🎨


Kennywood Amusement Park

Check out exciting and interactive videos on Kennywood's YouTube page.

Bonus coloring page from KidsBURGH! 🎨


National Aviary


The National Aviary launched CyBIRD Learning, an online learning platform for students, teachers and families around the world! Learn directly from the National Aviary’s experts and experience birds in a whole new way: through your screen! 

Check out a new Virtual Tour of the National Aviary.

Don't forget to check for #birdfacts on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.

Stay on top of all the news with the weekly e-blast.

Bonus coloring page from KidsBURGH! 🎨


Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

 

While the gates may be temporarily closed, you can still visit the animals as the Pittsburgh Zoo is Bringing the Animals to You with live webcams and videos continue to explore and learn about the animals as they are being cared for by their caretakers. 

Continue following on social media for the latest news from the zoo, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.

Bonus coloring page from KidsBURGH! 🎨


You are always welcomed to Pull up a Chair in Pittsburgh, even it's a a seat on the couch. Please continue to support the local attractions that bring the family fun all year round!

Link to all KidsBURGH coloring pages!