Carnegie Museum Of Art

4400 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213 [ map ] [ website ]
Phone: 412-622-3131

Description

Located in one large, magnificent building is the Carnegie Library Of Pittsburgh, the Carnegie Museum Of Art and the Carnegie Museum Of Natural History.

Founded in 1895 by the Pittsburgh-based industrialist Andrew Carnegie (1835-1919), the Carnegie Museum Of Art covers architecture, decorative arts, painting, sculpture and photography.

Among its most famous galleries are the Hall Of Architecture with plaster casts of outstanding classical, ancient and medieval works; and the Hall Of Sculpture, which houses the museum's 69 plaster casts of Egyptian, Near Eastern, Greek and Roman sculptures.

Hours of operation

Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, Noon to 5:00 p.m.

Parking

The Carnegie has its own parking facilities.

Bus routes that serve this area

  • 100 - West Busway All Stops
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