Add-on Experiences

Earth Theater

60-person maximum per program.
20 Minutes
No additional cost

Groups are invited to schedule an Earth Theater show at no cost. Programs will vary throughout the school year and may include live animal shows, short films, demonstrations, and more! Ask about available Earth Theater add-ons when you book your field trip.

Museum Quest

Available for groups of any size.
Self-paced
$2 per student as an add-on to any Carnegie Museum of Natural History program

To structure free time before or after your Tour, an observation workbook designed to guide exploration of specific exhibition halls is provided for each student. Pencils are provided.

Ask about an Add-on Experience when you book your visit


Group Discounts

To receive group pricing, you must have a group of ten or more and your visit must be scheduled in advance through the Group Visits Office. Smaller groups pay the ten person minimum. Member discounts do not apply to guided tours.

School field trip funding support, including transportation, is available for some programs. To find out whether your school qualifies, call 412.622.3291 or email SchuckersE@carnegiemuseums.org.

Inclement Weather

Should hazardous conditions result in cancellation, announcements will be made on television stations KDKA, WTAE, and WPXI.

Accessibility: Features For All

Carnegie Museum of Natural History welcomes all visitors. We work to assist visitors with disabilities in obtaining reasonable and appropriate accommodations, and in supporting equal access to services, programs, and activities.

To request special disability accommodations for field trips, please contact Group Visits at 412.622.3289 or GroupVisits@carnegiemuseums.org.

To request special disability accommodations for special programs for educators, please contact Program Registration at 412.622.3288 or at ProgramRegistration@carnegiemuseums.org.