People celebrating in a grand museum hall among decorated holiday trees.

Photo of Carnegie Trees Opening Celebration, 2016, by Mary Mervis.

Carnegie Trees Opening Celebration 2017

Hall of Architecture


The Women’s Committee of the Carnegie Museum of Art invites you to the 56th annual Carnegie Trees Opening Celebration: Beloved Children's Book Characters.

Enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres in CMOA’s magnificent Hall of Architecture, surrounded by five soaring evergreens decorated to celebrate the characters from favorite books like The Wizard of Oz and Alice in Wonderland.

Festive attire.

Complimentary valet parking will be available at the Carriage Drive entrance, located off Forbes Avenue.