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Carnegie Museum of Art

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Loved the building and the exhibits

Carnegie International 57th exhibition had a wonderful variety of works from around the world. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Boston, MA
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The food at the cafe is good but expensive

There are fun exhibits and a lot of interesting art to see. It is a peaceful museum nice to visit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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At CMOA, we believe creativity is a defining human characteristic to which everyone should have access. CMOA collects, preserves, and presents artworks from around the world to inspire, sustain, and provoke discussion, and to engage and reflect...more
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4400 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-4007
North Oakland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Carnegie International 57th exhibition had a wonderful variety of works from around the world. We enjoyed the exhibit and the building as well.

Thank kazuzu111
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are fun exhibits and a lot of interesting art to see. It is a peaceful museum nice to visit on a rainy day.

Thank tarao533
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Must visit!Beautiful museum,big collection,you can visit also museum of history,highly recommend this museum

Thank student19791
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in or near Pittsburgh, it is definitely worth the trip to visit this jewel of a museum! You can spend a day in this place but even if you just have a few hours to kill, I highly suggest that you take...More

Thank DixiePhoenix
CarnegieMuseumofArt, Public Relations Manager at Carnegie Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for visiting! We are so happy you enjoyed your trip.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful day at the Carnegie, 57th international exhibition was fantastic! Monday is a good day to go - no crowds. I would recommend ‘borrowing’ an exhibition guide which is essential- as there are no explanations. They’ll try and sell you one and mention...More

Thank McNabb L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Didn't know what to expect but a large variety of media and topics as I quickly learned, some provocative. Huge works and tiny gems. Various materials, clay, oil, video, neon, plastic, metal, etc. Hammocks and espresso were a nice touch. I wasn't sure if the...More

Thank RMPgh
Reviewed 12 October 2018

I love the Carnegie. All of it. My kids grew up wandering the halls of the museums. I would arm them with crayons and paper, pack up a lunch, and head into town to explore. They would sit and draw their favorite paintings, sculptures and...More

Thank Feisqueen
Reviewed 9 October 2018

The Carnegie Museum of Art is not very large, but has some well selected pieces of well-known artists from different periods: Bouguereau, Alma-Tadema; Hals, Maes, Monet, Sisley, Van Goh, Pisarro, Boudin, Fantin-Latour, Boudin, Cezanne, Gaugin, Renoir, Degas and Signac. There are 2 masterpieces from Bouguereau...More

Thank ephesians5
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Admission is to the Art museum and the Museum of Natural History. You can easily spend the day here. Parking is very convenient and cheap. The on site restaurant/cafe had a very good lunch. The art is spectacular.

Thank douglas s
Reviewed 1 October 2018

I spent a lot of time in the Hall of Architecture- a little bit of the ancient world in Pittsburgh. Also loved the presentation of the art in the museum- felt I was taking a walk through time as I viewed paintings through the centuries....More

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CarnegieMuseumofArt, Communications Manager at Carnegie Museum of Art, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you for visiting! We're so glad you enjoyed it.

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19 June 2018|
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Response from ChrisP7914 | Reviewed this property |
There is a public pay parking garage behind the museum, four floors worth of it if I recall.
28 January 2018|
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Response from Q498FLmichaelb | Reviewed this property |
I did a quick map layout for you and the distance between the Carnegie Museum of Art and the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh is 1.8 miles, 8 minutes of you are driving. It also looks to be pretty straight forward without a... More