The Carnegie Science Center, Pittsburgh

Aug 16, 2011 at 1:55 p.m. ET

The Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh offers hands on science fun for kids (and adults) of all ages.

The Carnegie Science Center

The Carnegie Science Center, Pittsburgh

Located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the Carnegie Science Center features a bevy of scientific and technological demonstrations, and awesome hands-on experiences for kids and adults. The museum's goal is to inspire and entertain its visitors by connecting science and technology with everyday life through its endless interactive experiences and exhibits.

Kids and adults can enjoy watching the spark of electricity, getting up close and personal with sea creatures like jellyfish and sea horses, taking a trip to the stars and planets in an exhilarating planetarium experience, or learning how robots think in the world's most comprehensive robotics exhibition.

The Details

Name: The Carnegie Science Center, Pittsburgh

Address: One Allegheny Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Phone: 412.237.3400

Hours: Sunday-Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Online: The Carnegie Science Center -