ToonSeum

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5 Kid-Friendly Alternatives To The Super Bowl In Pittsburgh

Admit it: as much as you want your kids to love football and the Steelers franchise, sometimes the games can be a huge snooze-fest for the younger crowd. Take their desires to heart and consider sending them packing to a fun, kid-friendly event in the Pittsburgh area.

01/24/2014

Get Free Admission To Some Local Museums This Weekend

Some area museums are offering free admission this weekend. This Saturday is the Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live.

09/26/2013

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Visitors Lose Themselves Attempting World’s Longest Maze

Each year since 1954, one cartoonist receives the highest award, known as the Reuben.

08/19/2013

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Weirdest Museums In Pittsburgh

Feast your senses on the five weirdest museums in Pittsburgh.

07/22/2013

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Local Video Game Enthusiasts Play In 24-Hour Marathon Fundraiser

Video game lovers are hoping to raise money for local children’s organizations by, well, playing video games.

02/09/2013

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Can You Solve World’s Largest Maze Puzzle?

Besides curating comic books and comics, Joe Wos, director of Pittsburgh’s Toonseum, also enjoys making maze puzzles- you know, those puzzles where you start with your pencil at the beginning and follow the lines until you come to the end?

09/18/2012

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Best Museum Exhibits To See This Fall In Pittsburgh

A trip to the museum is far from a stodgy affair in Pittsburgh. Check out some of the most unusual museum exhibits this fall in the old Steel City for history with a side of some serious fun. The choices range from Dracula to steel mills and from World’s Fairs to inflatable tunnels.

09/17/2012

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ToonSeum Exhibit Features ‘Pittsburgh As Gotham’

The Toonseum in Pittsburgh’s Cultural District is not to be confused with the “Bat Cave.” But executive director Joe Wos is preparing an exhibit reminiscent of Batman’s hideaway.

07/18/2012

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An Interview With ToonSeum’s Joe Wos

Pittsburgh is home to many museums, but nestled (appropriately) into the Cultural District of Downtown Pittsburgh, is a museum like no other. ToonSeum showcases cartoon and comic Book Art, and if its growing fan base is any indication, they are clearly onto something.

08/22/2011

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Life-Size Mouse Trap Game Comes To Science Center

It all starts with a turn of the creaky old wheel – that triggers the giant catapult and the massive teeter totter that hurls bowling balls into the air.

08/11/2011

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Last Chance at the ToonSeum

The ToonSeum, located in the Pittsburgh’s Cultural District, is an art gallery for all ages. Their current exhibit, Superheroes: Icons & Origins, runs to the end of July. It explores the origins of some of the best-known and most beloved comic heroes of the twentieth century.

07/22/2011

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Great Ways To Spend Father’s Day With Dad!

Looking for something special to do with dad this Sunday? We put together a few suggestions on some great ways to spend Father’s Day (some places are even offering free admission for dads!).

06/17/2011

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Cool Museums For Every Taste

From pop art like the works of Andy Warhol to the marble Hall of Sculpture at the Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh is home to a host of world-class museums.

CBS Pittsburgh–06/01/2011

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PTL Links: Feb. 18, 2011

Visit the links below for more on today’s guests and topics: Sex, Lies & Handwriting’ By Michelle Dresbold Steeltown Entertainment Film Factory “The Hollywood Pitch” Monster Jam Toonseum Table Magazine LivingPittsburgh.com Free & Affordable Friday: […]

02/18/2011

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