Carnegie Museum of Natural History

For more information, contact: Leigh Kish
Carnegie Museum of Natural History
412.622.3361 (office), 412.526.8587 (mobile)
KishL@carnegiemnh.org

December 30, 2013

   

Carnegie Museums of Art and Natural History Now Open on Monday
Closed Tuesday

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania…Carnegie Museums of Art and Natural History will be open Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Presidents’ Day, Memorial Day…and every other Monday in 2014! The museums are announcing a change in operating schedule: beginning January 2, 2014, the museums will be open each Monday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. and closed on Tuesdays. Previously the museums were closed on Mondays and open on Tuesdays.

       

As before, the museums will be open seven days a week in the summer, between Memorial Day and Labor Day. In addition they will be:

 

Open on Tuesdays for the following holidays in 2014:  

  • Election Day (November 4)
  • Veterans Day (November 11)
  • Tuesday following Christmas (December 30)

  

Closed the following holidays:  

  • New Year’s Day (January 1, 2014)
  • Easter (April 20, 2014)
  • Thanksgiving (November 27, 2014)
  • Christmas (December 25, 2014)

 

        More details on the museums’ hours, as well as admission rates and parking information, can be found on the museums’ websites—www.cmoa.org or www.carnegiemnh.org—or by calling 412.622.3131.

        Visitors should be sure not to miss the following exhibitions, as well as a number of other shows and activities that are free with museum admission:

2013 Carnegie International, through March 16, 2014, at Carnegie Museum of Art

RACE: Are We So Different?, March 29–October 27, 2014, at Carnegie Museum of Natural History

Small Prints, Big Artists: Masterpieces from the Renaissance to Baroque, May 14–September 15, 2014, at Carnegie Museum of Art

Storyteller: The Photographs of Duane Michals, November 1, 2014–February 16, 2015, at Carnegie Museum of Art

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Carnegie Museum of Art and Carnegie Museum of Natural History Located at 4400 Forbes Avenue in the Oakland section of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Museum of Art and Carnegie Museum of Natural History were founded by industrialist and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie in 1895. Two of the four Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, they are nationally and internationally recognized for their collections. For more information, call 412.622.3131 or visit www.carnegiemuseums.org.