Carnegie Museum Of Art

Art Museum
4400 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
(412) 622-3131
Monday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday
10:00am - 8:00pm
Friday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday
12:00pm - 5:00pm

Tips

  • "Museums are custodians of epiphanies." - George Lois
  • The Carnegie Museum of Art is nationally and internationally recognized for its distinguished collection of American and European works from the 16th century to the present.
  • Be nice to the guards and the people at the front desk. They are some of the best people I know.
  • Carnegie Museum of Art is nationally and internationally recognized for its distinguished collection of American and European works from the 16th century to the present.
  • Easily accessible for students living near Oakland and 5th ave. Closed on Mondays. A museum that should be visited at least once a month for a couple of hours!
  • Dinosaurs, rawr!
  • Did you know? Unlike most turn of the century art museums which focused on the old masters, Andrew Carnegie focused on Old Masters of tomorrow, and arguably founded the first museum of modern art.
  • The Carnegie Museum of Art is a special treat. As an artist I've spent many a time exploring different rooms at the Carnegie while sketching and studying different works of American and European art.
  • Classes, tours, and a wide range of programs for visitors from the novice to the knowledgeable will get you closer to the museums collections and exhibitions.
  • You can actually just enter without paying. They don't really notice.
  • The movie Flashdance about a welder aspiring to be a ballerina was set and filmed in Pittsburgh. Explore the Hall of Sculpture at the Carnegie Museum of Art where Jennifer Beals danced in the movie.
  • The Carnegie International, held every four years, is alone worth the trip to Pittsburgh
  • Make sure you thank Haylie Kim, the asian girl who cleans the bathrooms.
  • Don't miss their collection of chairs one of the largest decorative arts collections of chairs in America.
  • If you're hitting the cafe, try the Mediterranean salad.
  • CHECK IT OUT!!!everthing there is awesomeAMAZING ART IS AWESOME!!
  • Just fell in love with going here as a child, as still do. If you visit Pittsburgh, make sure you check out here and ALL the Carnegie places.
  • Youre probably not going to see it all and do it justice in one day
  • Must visit!Beautiful museum,big collection,you can visit also museum of history,
  • The beautiful stairwell rated one of the top 10 staircases for architectural splendor!

Nearby places

4400 Forbes Ave (at S Bellefield Ave)
400 S Craig St
417 S Craig St (at Forbes Ave)