Awards

2016 Breastfeeding Friendly Place Award

Allegheny County Health Department awarded Carnegie Museum of Natural History an award for being a breastfeeding friendly place in 2016 following the installation of a private, quiet, and comfortable space for mothers to breastfeed their babies in the museum. For more information about the award and this space in the museum near Discovery Basecamp, please read our blog post, "Breastfeeding Spaces in Public."

2014 Racial Justice Award

In appreciation for having presented the exhibition RACE: Are We So Different? and related programs, Carnegie Museum of Natural History has been honored with a 2014 Racial Justice Award from the YWCA Greater Pittsburgh. Click here to view the proclamation.