Photo: Bryan Conley

Visiting the Museum

To help us prepare for your visit, we are asking that all visitors and members have a confirmed timed ticket to enter the museum. The time and date that you select for your ticket is your entry period. Please arrive at the museum at your selected time.


Today, we are open from 10 a.m.–5 p.m..

Hours of Operation
Day Time
Tuesday Closed

* Wednesdays 10 a.m.–noon are designated for high risk visitors, including those over the age of 65.

Closed for Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s holidays

Gallery Closures:

  • Scaife Gallery 3: reopening TBD


Adults: $20.00
Adults 65 and over: $15.00
Students with ID: $12.00
Children 3 to 18: $12.00
Children 2 and Under: Free
Members: Free
Access Card Holders: $1.00

Half-price admission after 3 p.m. on weekdays. Use promotional code AFTER3 during your checkout.

Museum admission is half-price from 3 p.m.–8 p.m. on Thursday evenings. Use promotional code AFTER3 during your checkout.

See all discounts and offers.

Teens ages 13-18 receive FREE admission with a Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh Free Teen Membership. Learn more about the free Teen Membership.

Buy Admission Tickets

Your ticket includes admission to both Carnegie Museum of Art and Natural History.

Directions & Parking

We are located in Oakland, one of Pittsburgh’s East End neighborhoods, and is within walking distance of Carnegie Mellon University, the University of Pittsburgh, and UPMC hospitals.

See also: museum map.

Accessibility & Amenities

Everyone is welcome! Carnegie Museum of Art works continually to make the museum and its programs accessible and accommodating to all visitors.


Shop our collection of exclusive products, including the work of Pittsburgh artists and a wide selection of art books, including the Carnegie Museum of Art Collection Handbook, and gifts. Shop in-person at the museum or online.

Custom prints of artworks from the museum’s collection are also available in store and online.


The Café Carnegie features a full-service dining area and a walk-up espresso and wine bar for a relaxing break during a museum visit.

Coffee bar:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m.–8 p.m.

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 11 a.m.–3 p.m.
Thursday: 11 a.m.–3 p.m., 5 p.m.–8 p.m.

Exhibitions On View

We offer rich experiences to encounter and interpret art both in-person and online. Discover our exhibitions that are currently on view.