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 At Home & Virtual

  • 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 from Home

  • 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 Virtual Experiences

  • 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 At Home


Duquesne Incline From Home Activities

  • 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! 🎨

Plan Your Gateway Clipper Fleet Cruise


Heinz History Center Virtual Experiences

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


Look Forward to Idlewild & Soak Zone


Kennywood Amusement Park At Home


National Aviary Online

  • Experience nature from the comfort of your home through Virtual Summer Camps! Interactive programs are for ages 6-18 and begin in July. Registration is now open.
  • 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 Virtual Discovery

 

  • 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!