Parking and Directions (2022)

Visitors to Carnegie Science Center, Highmark SportsWorks®, and The Rangos Giant Cinema pay $5 per vehicleduring theirvisit.

Visitor rates are not available while participating in other activities or visiting other locations. Discounted visitor rates do not applywhen parking for a special event or commuting to work. If you are visiting the Science Center and participating in another activity on the same day, you can pay the event or commuter rate and remain parked for both activities, pendingavailability.

If the Main Lot is full, additional Science Center parking is available across the street in the North Lot at the same price as the Main Lot. There is a crosswalk from the North Lot to the Main Lot for yourconvenience.

Special parking rates apply for all non-Science Center visitors, including commuters and those attending special events such as Pitt Panther games, Steelers games, Pirates games, concerts, and otherevents.

Please pay for parking using the pay stations, as outlinedbelow.

When you visit Carnegie ScienceCenter:

Special tip: You can use the pay station to pay for parking at the beginning of your visit, as you are leaving, or any time in between. If you are planning to stay until closing time, avoid lines at the pay station by paying at any earlier point during yourvisit.

(Video) parking and directions

  1. Take a ticket as you drive into the parking lot, and bring it with you into thebuilding.
  2. At some point before you return to your vehicle, pay for your parking at a pay station located in the lobby (or in the North Lot, if that’s more convenient foryou).
  3. The pay station will return the ticket to you, and you’ll use it to raise the gate as you exit the parkinglot.

During major North Shore events, parking will revert to a pay-upon-entry system, with a parking attendant available atentry.

Please call 412.237.3400 withquestions.

Located on Pittsburgh’s NorthShore

Address

Carnegie Science Center
One Allegheny Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15212

Public Transportation

From downtown Pittsburgh, take the free subway (called T-Plus) to Allegheny Station, next door to the Science Center. Both the Red Line and the Blue Line serve Allegheny Station. Many Port Authority bus lines serve downtown Pittsburgh. From North Side locations, take a 14 or 18 bus to Allegheny Station.For schedules, visitPort Authority of AlleghenyCounty Parking and Directions (1).

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Cyclists and Walkers on the Three Rivers HeritageTrail

Located between AcrisureStadium and RiversCasino on the NorthShore section of the ThreeRivers HeritageTrail (east of the WestEnd Bridge and west of the FortDuquesne Bridge), Carnegie Science Center is convenient by bike. The Science Center’s RiverView Café is open to the public directly from the trail. The Science Center’s main entrance is on the opposite site of the building.

Accessible Entrance

Anaccessibleentrance is located directly under the main building entrance/portico. This ground-level entrance is visible from the westside of thebuilding. With questions or to request special disability accommodations, please contact the museum at least two weeks in advance of visiting or participating in special tours, classes/camps, and other activities. You can reach the Operations Department by phone, 412.237.1641, or email us.

Driving Directions

Via I-76 (East of Pittsburgh, Oakland, Braddock, Squirrel Hill, Monroeville)

  • Take exit 57 (I-376 W/Monroeville).
  • Continue on I-376 W to exit 70C (Fort Duquesne Bridge, North Shore).
  • Stay in the left lane on the Fort Duquesne Bridge.
  • Take exit 1B (North Shore).
  • At the traffic signal at the bottom of the ramp, turn left onto Allegheny Avenue.*
  • Carnegie Science Center will be on your right.

*If construction requires that you go straight through this light, continue and get into the left lane. When you approach the Rivers Casino, bear left at the traffic signal, then turn left onto CasinoDrive. You will essentially wrap around and approach the Science Center (which will now be on your right).

Via I-376 (East of Pittsburgh, Oakland, Braddock, Squirrel Hill, Monroeville)

  • Take I-376 W to exit 70C (Fort Duquesne Bridge, North Shore).
  • Stay in the left lane on the Fort Duquesne Bridge.
  • Take exit 1B (North Shore).
  • At the traffic signal at the bottom of the ramp, turn left onto Allegheny Avenue.*
  • Carnegie Science Center will be on your right.

*If construction requires that you go straight through this light, continue and get into the left lane. When you approach the Rivers Casino, bear left at the traffic signal, then turn left onto CasinoDrive. You will essentially wrap around and approach the Science Center (which will now be on your right).

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Via I-79 South (North of Pittsburgh, Ross Township, North Hills, Erie)

  • Follow I-79 South to I-279 South.
  • Take I-279 S to exit 1B/North Shore.
  • Stay straight through one traffic signal, then move to the left lane.
  • Ahead you will see a green overhead sign for Reedsdale Street.
  • Drive directly under this sign.
  • At the next traffic signal, make a left onto Allegheny Avenue.*
  • Carnegie Science Center will be on your right.

*If construction requires that you go straight through this light, continue and get into the left lane. When you approach the Rivers Casino, bear left at the traffic signal, then turn left onto CasinoDrive. You will essentially wrap around and approach the Science Center (which will now be on your right).

Via I-79 North (South of Pittsburgh, Washington)

  • Follow I-79 North to I-376 East.
  • Follow the signs for the North Shore; go through the Fort Pitt Tunnel.
  • Stay in the left lane through the tunnel and on the Fort Pitt Bridge.
  • Merge onto the Fort Duquesne Bridge, again keeping to the far left.
  • Take exit 1B/North Shore.
  • At the traffic signal at the bottom of the ramp, turn left onto Allegheny Avenue.*
  • Carnegie Science Center will be on your right.

*If construction requires that you go straight through this light, continue and get into the left lane. When you approach the Rivers Casino, bear left at the traffic signal, then turn left onto CasinoDrive. You will essentially wrap around and approach the Science Center (which will now be on your right).

Via I-279 (West of Pittsburgh, Airport, Greentree)

  • Take I-376 East.
  • Follow the signs for the North Shore; go through the Fort Pitt Tunnel.
  • Stay in the left lane through the tunnel and on the Fort Pitt Bridge.
  • Merge onto the Fort Duquesne Bridge, again keeping to the far left.
  • Take exit 1B/North Shore.
  • At the traffic signal at the bottom of the ramp, turn left onto Allegheny Avenue.*
  • Carnegie Science Center will be on your right.

*If construction requires that you go straight through this light, continue and get into the left lane. When you approach the Rivers Casino, bear left at the traffic signal, then turn left onto CasinoDrive. You will essentially wrap around and approach the Science Center (which will now be on your right).

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Via Route 22 (Monroeville, Murrysville)

  • Take US-22 toward I-376 W/Pittsburgh.
  • Take I-376 W to exit 70C (Fort Duquesne Bridge, North Shore).
  • Stay in the left lane on the Fort Duquesne Bridge.
  • Take exit 1B (North Shore).
  • At the traffic signal at the bottom of the ramp, turn left onto Allegheny Avenue.*
  • Carnegie Science Center will be on your right.

*If construction requires that you go straight through this light, continue and get into the left lane. When you approach the Rivers Casino, bear left at the traffic signal, then turn left onto CasinoDrive. You will essentially wrap around and approach the Science Center (which will now be on your right).

Via US-22 (Robinson, Moon, Weirton, WV)

  • Take US-22 to I-376 E toward Pittsburgh.
  • Take I-376 East.
  • Follow the signs for the North Shore; go through the Fort Pitt Tunnel.
  • Stay in the left lane through the tunnel and on the Fort Pitt Bridge.
  • Merge onto the Fort Duquesne Bridge, again keeping to the far left.
  • Take exit 1B/North Shore.
  • At the traffic signal at the bottom of the ramp, turn left onto Allegheny Avenue.*
  • Carnegie Science Center will be on your right.

*If construction requires that you go straight through this light, continue and get into the left lane. When you approach the Rivers Casino, bear left at the traffic signal, then turn left onto CasinoDrive. You will essentially wrap around and approach the Science Center (which will now be on your right).

Via PA-28 (Etna, Tarentum)

  • Take Route 28 South, following signs for the North Shore.
  • Take the North Shore exit and keep going straight.
  • Stay in the center lane.
  • Ahead you will see a green overhead sign for Reedsdale Street.
  • Drive directly under this sign.
  • At the next traffic signal, make a left onto Allegheny Avenue.*
  • Carnegie Science Center will be on your right.

*If construction requires that you go straight through this light, continue and get into the left lane. When you approach the Rivers Casino, bear left at the traffic signal, then turn left onto CasinoDrive. You will essentially wrap around and approach the Science Center (which will now be on your right).

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FAQs

Can Google Maps show parking? ›

At the top, search for a destination. On the bottom, tap Directions. At the bottom, tap Steps & parking.

How do I use Google Maps parking location? ›

Here's how it works: For Android users, tap the blue dot and then tap “Save your parking” to add your parking location to the map. You'll see a label on the map itself identifying where you parked your car. Tap on that label to open up your parking card, where you can add additional details about your parking spot.

How can I find my car location? ›

Find My Car is a handy and free app that helps you locate your car in a parking lot. Uses your devices GPS radios to tag and retrieve your vehicle location in a parking lot. Very simple to use. When you park your car, open the app and tap on the blue arrow icon to pin your current location.

How do I find my car on my iPhone? ›

If you go to your settings. Application. And then go to the maps tab. There is a slider at the very

How does Waze know where you parked your car? ›

When you arrive to your destination, park your car and close Waze, an automatic parking pin will be added to the map with your car's location. When you open Waze again, you will receive a walking ETA for your car's location, even before you start to navigate to your next destination.

Is Google Maps go better than Google Maps? ›

If you have enough room and your phone has enough RAM and power to run the app. It is generally the better app if your device has space and can run it smoothly. Generally, Google Maps should be used by the masses; only if you are having problems with it should you consider using Google Maps Go.

How do I mark a location on Google Maps iPhone? ›

Give a place a private label
  1. Open the Google Maps app .
  2. Search for an address. Or drop a pin by touching and holding a place on the map.
  3. At the bottom, tap the name of the place.
  4. Tap Label.

How do I mark a parking spot in Apple Maps? ›

Enable iOS Parked Car Feature

Open the Settings app on your iPhone. Scroll down and tap on Maps. Under the Your Car heading, toggle on Show Parked Location.

How do I find my parked car on Apple Maps? ›

Get directions to your parked car in Maps on iPhone
  1. Location Services is turned on in Settings > Privacy & Security.
  2. Significant Locations is turned on in Settings > Privacy & Security > Location Services > System Services.
  3. Show Parked Location is turned on in Settings > Maps.

How do you track a car with GPS? ›

Install a GPS tracking device in each vehicle or asset you want to track. Signals are transmitted from the satellite to the receiver. The receiver calculates the distance between itself and the satellites in real time. A report is created showing your vehicle's travel distance or movement, coordinates and speed.

What to do if you can't remember where you parked your car? ›

If you can't find your vehicle, call for help. Many airport parking lots and shopping center lots know that people often forget where they parked, so they've implemented technology to help you find your vehicle. If you cannot find your vehicle, call the posted phone number and give them your license plate number.

How do you remember where you parked your car? ›

Remember where you parked your car using the Google Assistant
  1. Step 1: Turn on your location. When you turn on your location, your Assistant can give more details about where you parked. ...
  2. Step 2: Tell your Google Assistant where you parked. ...
  3. Step 3: Ask where you parked.

Can your iPhone tell you where your car is parked? ›

Your iPhone can automatically drop a pin in Apple Maps when parking your car. iOS infers this through your connection to your car audio system, relying on Bluetooth or CarPlay. When you disconnect or turn the car off and walk away, the location you left is where your iPhone believes you parked your car.

How can I track my car with my phone? ›

The first option is to use a built-in GPS feature, such as OnStar (GM), HondaLink, and FordPass. The second is to download a GPS tracking app like Google Maps, SpySat, or SpotAngels. The third option is to install a GPS tracking device and pair it with your phone.

What is the best car locator app? ›

Read on as we give a breakdown of the top tools to help you find your parked car in seconds.
  1. Google Maps. ...
  2. Parkify. ...
  3. Find My Car Smarter. ...
  4. Waze. ...
  5. Find My Car. ...
  6. Find Your Car with AR. ...
  7. Honk. ...
  8. Anchor Point.

Can you track a car with Bluetooth? ›

Can you Track a Car with Bluetooth. Yes, but you would need a bluetooth tracking device in the car and people with special apps installed on their phone. Bluetooth does not have much range. However, you can use a WiFi GPS Tracker, like Trakkit to track your car.

Does Waze save parking? ›

Waze's new app update automatically remembers your parking spot. Waze, the free, Google-owned smartphone app that offers real-time traffic information based on user reports, will now automatically remember parking locations when a driver uses Waze to navigate to his or her destination.

How do I connect my map to my car? ›

Click on the General tab.
  1. Tap "General." Marissa Perino/Business Insider.
  2. Select "CarPlay." Marissa Perino/Business Insider.
  3. Tap the vehicle whose home screen you'd like to customize. Marissa Perino/Business Insider.
  4. Tap "Customize." ...
  5. Add Google Maps. ...
  6. Google Maps will now be on your "Include" list.
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What is the difference between Google Drive and Google Maps? ›

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What is the difference between Google and Google go? ›

The only difference is that the Android Go Play Store offers a storefront that can fit best for the entry-level devices. It also helps in recommending the users the top apps that can run flawlessly on their devices and enhancing their experiences.

What's the difference between Google Maps and Maps? ›

Apple Maps was developed exclusively for Apple devices like the iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch; you get the gist. Google Maps, on the other hand, is built into all mobile devices, which means even Apple users can get it from the Apple Store.

How do I save directions on my iPhone? ›

  1. On your iPhone or iPad, open the Google Maps app .
  2. Tap your profile picture or initial. Offline maps.
  3. Select a Map.
  4. In the top right, tap Edit .
  5. Update the Map name and tap Save.

How do I label a route in Google Maps? ›

To add a label, follow the steps below. Search for an address. Or drop a pin by tapping and holding a place on the map.
...
Add label.
  1. Open the Google Maps app .
  2. Tap Saved. ...
  3. Tap the label you want to edit.
  4. At the bottom, tap the place's name or address.
  5. Tap Label.
  6. Enter a new label name.

What does marked location mean on iPhone? ›

You can mark places in the Maps app with pins to help you find those places later. Tip: To quickly mark your location so you can find your way back later, touch and hold the Maps icon on the Home Screen, then choose Mark My Location. See Perform quick actions on iPhone.

Why does Apple Maps show my parked car? ›

The “Show Parked Car Location” feature in Apple Maps makes use of Bluetooth technology to mark the exact location of your Parked Car and it can provide directions to the location of your Parked Car. All that is required to use this feature is to pair iPhone with the Bluetooth System of the Car.

What does parked car mean on Apple Maps? ›

Once you do, the app automatically records the current location and provides directions back to that spot later when you tap the parked-car icon. Google recently updated its Google Maps app for Android and iOS with an improved parking-spot tool.

Can you track a car with Apple CarPlay? ›

CarPlay itself has no ability to detect location, transmit information or receive information other than through the iPhone. CarPlay is a purely passive pass-through for your iPhone apps. It is literally incapable of doing what you suggest it do.

How do I turn on parked car notifications on my iPhone? ›

Go to Settings → Notifications → Maps and toggle off Allow Notifications. Go to Settings → Maps → YOUR CAR to toggle off Show Parked Location by tapping the white circle (it's off if the green background goes away).

How does Find My car app work? ›

Open the app and tap the Park button. You can then add a note to your location and snap a photo of it. When you're ready to return to your car, open the app again and tap the Find My Car button. Just follow the direction of the pointer, and the app will steer you to the right spot.

How can you tell if a tracker is on your car? ›

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How can you track a car without them knowing? ›

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How do I know if my car is tapped? ›

Strange Noises and Buzzing Sounds

You can tell that you're bugged with a listening device if you notice strange buzzing sounds, volume changes on your phone, high-pitched squeals, and beeps that can indicate there's something fishy going on.

How do you remember where you parked in a parking garage? ›

How to save your spot on Android
  1. Open the Google Maps app.
  2. Tap the blue dot that shows your location.
  3. Tap “Save your parking.”
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Can you track a stolen car with Bluetooth? ›

Tracking your car with a Bluetooth-equipped cell phone is certainly possible and somewhat practical. But there are certain disadvantages to using these devices like inadequate network coverage. These issues are why most people opt for designed GPS systems and position tracking gadgets.

How often do people forget where they parked their car? ›

In fact, the Gauge revealed that 55 percent of Americans have forgotten where they parked at least once. Hankook also found that a significant number of drivers have gotten into trouble after parking by locking their keys in the car.

How do I turn location on on my iPhone? ›

Go to Settings > Privacy > Location Services. Make sure that Location Services is on.

Can a cell phone be used as a GPS tracker? ›

An option that can also be used in these cases is to use Find My Google Device. This service, with which to locate a stolen or lost phone, can be a great help to make your old mobile become a GPS locator. Google always shows the location of the phone as long as it is on and connected to the network.

Is there a free GPS tracker? ›

Find My Device by Google is another innovative free GPS tracking app for Android. Provided that a phone is online and you can access its Google account, you can find it.

How can I track someones location? ›

Find someone's location
  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Maps app​ .
  2. Tap your profile picture or initial. Location sharing.
  3. Tap the profile of the person you want to find. To update the person's location: Tap on a friend's icon More. Refresh.

Can I put a tracker on my car? ›

Can you put a GPS tracker on a car? Most GPS trackers can be easily installed by inserting the tracker into your car's OBD-II port, which is usually located under your vehicle's dashboard or glove box. All cars made after 1996 have an OBD-II port. Installation is fast and easy and does not require tools or wiring.

Can tile be used to track a car? ›

The Tile itself does not have GPS location services.

For example, to track your Tiled car keys in real time, the keys must be within Bluetooth range of your smartphone. To learn more about on how Tile can best be used with pets, review Use Tile with My Pets. The Tile Network can help you track moving objects.

How do you remember where you parked your car? ›

Remember where you parked your car using the Google Assistant
  1. Step 1: Turn on your location. When you turn on your location, your Assistant can give more details about where you parked. ...
  2. Step 2: Tell your Google Assistant where you parked. ...
  3. Step 3: Ask where you parked.

Can Siri remember where I parked my car? ›

If you are an iPhone user, you can use Apple Maps and Siri to easily remember where you parked your car. Make sure your location services are turned on.

How do I add a parked car to Apple Maps? ›

Enable iOS Parked Car Feature

Open the Settings app on your iPhone. Scroll down and tap on Maps. Under the Your Car heading, toggle on Show Parked Location.

How do you drop pins on Google Maps? ›

To drop a pin on Google Maps when using an Android device:
  1. Open the Google Maps app.
  2. Either search for an address or scroll around the map until you find the location you want.
  3. Long-press on the screen to drop a pin.
  4. The address or location will pop up at the bottom of the screen.

How can I track my car with my phone? ›

The first option is to use a built-in GPS feature, such as OnStar (GM), HondaLink, and FordPass. The second is to download a GPS tracking app like Google Maps, SpySat, or SpotAngels. The third option is to install a GPS tracking device and pair it with your phone.

How often do people forget where they parked their car? ›

In fact, the Gauge revealed that 55 percent of Americans have forgotten where they parked at least once. Hankook also found that a significant number of drivers have gotten into trouble after parking by locking their keys in the car.

Can you track a car with Bluetooth? ›

Can you Track a Car with Bluetooth. Yes, but you would need a bluetooth tracking device in the car and people with special apps installed on their phone. Bluetooth does not have much range. However, you can use a WiFi GPS Tracker, like Trakkit to track your car.

How does Apple Maps find my car? ›

If you don't find your parked car in Maps

Significant Locations is turned on in Settings > Privacy & Security > Location Services > System Services. Show Parked Location is turned on in Settings > Maps.

How do I connect my map to my car? ›

Click on the General tab.
  1. Tap "General." Marissa Perino/Business Insider.
  2. Select "CarPlay." Marissa Perino/Business Insider.
  3. Tap the vehicle whose home screen you'd like to customize. Marissa Perino/Business Insider.
  4. Tap "Customize." ...
  5. Add Google Maps. ...
  6. Google Maps will now be on your "Include" list.
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What does parked car mean on iPhone? ›

There's a new feature in the iOS 10 update with Maps called Parked Car. It automatically tells your iPhone where you left your car and sends you a notification. This may or may not be useful depending on your needs.

How does my iPhone know where I work? ›

According to Apple's website, “Location Services uses GPS and Bluetooth (where those are available) along with crowd-sourced Wi-Fi hotspot and cell tower locations to determine your device's approximate location.”

What does it mean to drop a pin in Google Maps? ›

What does this mean? When you drop a pin in your exact location, you're saving the GPS coordinates of that spot. That way, when you share it with your friend, you're telling them exactly where you are - not the nearest street address (which might be miles away).

How do I mark locations on a map? ›

Add a place
  1. On your computer, sign in to My Maps.
  2. Open or create a map. A map can have up to 10,000 lines, shapes, or places.
  3. Click Add marker .
  4. Select a layer and click where to put the place. A layer can have 2,000 lines, shapes, or places.
  5. Give your place a name.
  6. Click Save.

How do I create a pin location? ›

Add or edit a pin on Google
  1. Go to your Business Profile. Learn how to find your profile.
  2. Select Edit profile. ...
  3. Near the top, select the Location tab.
  4. Next to “Business location,” click Edit. ...
  5. To adjust your pin location, click Adjust.
  6. Move the map so the pin points to your business location.
  7. Select Done.

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