Calendar of Events


Streetview from CMOA

Admission to Carnegie Museums of Art and Natural History is free on the Third Sunday of each month throughout 2018. Enjoy all of our special exhibitions and collection galleries at no cost.

College students looking at a sculpture

Free, daily drop-in tours are available with museum admission. Learn about the works in CMOA’s collection from our trained docents. Every tour is unique!

Composite of five photographs

Former CMOA Curator of Photography, Linda Benedict-Jones, comes out of retirement to share her vast knowledge about the history of photography! As we share some of the first photographs ever made in William Henry Fox Talbot and the Promise of Photography, learn who came before and after Talbot and examine how images were made and enjoyed.

Woman doing yoga. She is bending over and stretching backward, so far that her hands are on the floor behind her. Above the woman is a wall mural of geometric shapes forming a large arc across the blank wall.

Museums are places for renewal, celebrating the great accomplishments of fellow humans. Join a crew of fellow humans for a weekly, rejuvenating yoga session set in Pittsburgh’s most beautiful spaces!

Marsden Hartley's "Sustained Comedy"

Join Carnegie Museum of Art and Arcade Comedy Theater after the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust Gallery Crawl for CRAWLSPACE, an improv comedy show based on art and audience suggestions.

Two leaves bright leaves stand out against a murky background in this very old photograph

Drop in to our Children's Studio for this all-ages workshop. You'll learn how a pioneering inventor created the first photographs on paper.

Experience a magnificent soundscape of crystal bowls and didgeridoo.

A group of people recline in the grass outdoors in front of a stone wall.

In this two-day workshop, augment your artistic practice by experimenting with the historical photographic process of cyanotype (a.k.a. blueprint).

Catch Cupid's arrow at a love-themed party featuring a Valentine's Day-themed game show, love-centric tours, hands-on making experiences, and more!