From the pre-revolutionary drama of the French & Indian War to the legendary match-ups of the Super Steelers, discover 250 years of Pittsburgh history at the Senator John Heinz History Center.
An affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, the History Center is the largest history museum in Pennsylvania. The 275,000 sq. ft. museum features six floors of long-term and changing exhibition space, including the Western Pennsylvania Sports Museum, a dynamic museum-within-a-museum, and the Library & Archives, an extensive scholarly resource documenting 250 years of life in Western Pennsylvania.
The History Center presents the most compelling stories from American history with a Western Pennsylvania connection, all in an interactive environment perfect for visitors of every age!
A Full Technical Registration (member, non-member, life members, retired, unemployed or student) or a Companion Club Registration includes one ticket to the Reception and two drink coupons.
All others may purchase a ticket to the Reception (and two drink coupons) as an add-on cost to your registration:
• An Adult Reception Ticket is $55 before July 9, 2012 and $65 afterwards
• A Junior (Age 8 to 18) Reception Ticket is $30 before July 9, 2012 and $35 afterwards
• Children under age 8 are free, but must have a free Exhibit Hall registration badge
Please see the register section to make a reception ticket purchase after registering.