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“Double treat”

Carnegie Museum of Art
Ranked #22 of 187 things to do in Pittsburgh
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Create memories at Carnegie Museum of Art! Wander through an extensive art collection, including French Impressionist and post-Impressionist paintings, American art, and contemporary works. Creative kids, from toddlers to teenagers, love our hands-on art making activities, guided tours for families and more. Our new artist-designed playground is just the place to take a break!
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Stairs / lift, Lockers / storage, Baby buggy parking, Wheelchair access, Activities for young children, Activities for older children, Food available for purchase
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Visit this when visiting the national museum of history. One price for both museums. It's a nice museum if you like art.

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Great museum that isn't overly crowded with art from many different time periods. It has some of the great masters and local art. The dinosaur exhibit at the natural history museum was amazing too.

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Reviewed 27 November 2017

While it may not be the most extensive ever assembled, this impressive collection of several centuries of illustrious European & American art is made even more meaningful by its thoughtful display in spacious chronologically arranged room after room, which, in contrast to many larger museums, affords time & space for appreciation & contemplation. The religious art is especially significant & the enticing gift shop offers quality reproductions & other worthwhile books & souvenirs.

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

This museum is a fantastic place to visit. The pieces of art are displayed really well. We were lucky to get a partially guided tour, just of the highlights but we went back to spend more time in the various galleries. We started in the Teenie Harris area that showcased this Pittsburgh native photos. Magnificent. There are quite a number of real masterpieces here. Many of the items came from an original purchase from an exhibit held in the 1890s. Many of the old masters are represented, as well as some more modern pieces, including the Walking Man sculpture. Once you finish here, visit the hall of Architecture, with its life size recasts of some old world buildings, a true feat. Also there is the hall of sculpture. Don't miss any of it.

Thank tank1050
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

This is a place that any age would love to visit. It is a great learning experience for everyone. Do not leave Pittsburgh without visiting here.

Thank bjo200469
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