Young kids enjoy making crafts

Kids & Family Programs

Join us for fun activities and classes for all ages! Visit the calendar for upcoming kids & family programs.

Free with Admission

Drop-In Gallery Activities

ARTventures: Saturdays & Sundays, 12:30–4:30 pm. Meet in the Scaife Galleries.

Look for the ARTventures signs to find extra family fun on weekends in various gallery locations. Our friendly staff will help you get started!

The Gallery Guide App is available for free at admissions or download on the App Store to your own device. To access the guide on any device, including Android, visit guide.carnegiemuseums.org.

Registration Required

Preschool Play Dates

Have creative fun with your preschooler, ages 3 through 4. Learn, create, and grow with us.

Saturday Art Classes for Kids

If your kid loves to create art, you’ve come to the right place! Saturday Art Classes for Kids nurtures creative thinking, thoughtful observation, and perseverance towards achieving goals. These classes take place over four consecutive Saturdays.

The Art Connection: Semester Art Classes

As Pittsburgh’s premier art program for students in grades 5 through 9, The Art Connection offers 18-week classes split into two semesters. Each semester mashes up art appreciation with in-depth studio instruction throughout the school year.

Homeschool Programs

Collaborate with students of various ages and learn through social interactions to develop curiosity and the ability to empathize with others.

Summer Camps for Kids

Weeklong half- and full-day camps for kids ages 4 through 13, with additional programs available for preschoolers and high school students.


Questions? Call the Kids & Family Programs Coordinator at (412) 622-3179 or email children-families@cmoa.org.