Carnegie Museum Of Art

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Details
4400 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
(412) 622-3131
Museum, Art Gallery
Hours
Mon, Wed, Fri–Sat: 10:00 AM–5:00 PM Thu: 10:00 AM–8:00 PM Sun: Noon–5:00 PM

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  • "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.
  • Absolutely beautiful. Especially the architecture room. Its like being transported through time, & space. Best parts that tickets 2 the art museum allow access 2 the natural history museum as well
  • This was a nice interesting visit here.. I travel with my job & needed somewhere different to go.. So I'm glad I chose this place.. " very unique"
  • Great place - although I've never been a fan of modern art, so I enjoyed the other exhibits more.