Arts, Culture, Humanities : Museums

Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh

Four distinctive museums

three stars

86.59

4400 Forbes Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213
tel: (412) 622-3314   Web Site
EIN: 25-0965280

Board Leadership
William E. Hunt
Chair

CEO
Ron Baille & Ann Metzger
Co-Directors

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.59 three stars
  Financial 83.89 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 90.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded by Andrew Carnegie in 1895, Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh is a collection of four distinctive museums dedicated to exploration through art and science: Carnegie Museum of Art, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Carnegie Science Center, and The Andy Warhol Museum. Collectively, the museums reached more than 1.4 million people in 2008, through exhibitions, educational programs, outreach activities, and special events. We are the largest, most far-reaching cultural organization in the Pittsburgh region, known throughout the world for our vast art and scientific collections and our scientific research. And we're a community leader in educational outreach.

Founded by Andrew Carnegie in 1895, Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh is a collection of four distinctive museums dedicated to exploration through art and science: Carnegie Museum of Art, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Carnegie Science Center, and The Andy Warhol Museum. Collectively, the museums reached more than 1.4 million people in 2008, through exhibitions, educational programs, outreach activities, and special events. We are the largest, most far-reaching cultural organization in the Pittsburgh region, known throughout the world for our vast art and scientific collections and our scientific research. And we're a community leader in educational outreach.

Financial

three stars

83.89

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

90.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
83.9%
  Administrative Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.15
  Program Expenses Growth -0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $20,482,986
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $414,053
   Related Organizations $213,697
   Government Grants $4,983,070
Total Contributions $26,093,806
   Program Service Revenue $19,703,912
Total Primary Revenue $45,797,718
   Other Revenue $26,732,037
TOTAL REVENUE $72,529,755
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $48,402,819
   Administrative Expenses $5,588,808
   Fundraising Expenses $4,217,765
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $58,209,392
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $14,320,363
   
Net Assets $389,762,577

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$363,022 0.62% Jo Ellen Parker President, CEO

Mission

Founded by Andrew Carnegie in 1895, Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh is a collection of four distinctive museums dedicated to exploration through art and science: Carnegie Museum of Art, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Carnegie Science Center, and The Andy Warhol Museum. Collectively, the museums reached more than 1.4 million people in 2008, through exhibitions, educational programs, outreach activities, and special events. We are the largest, most far-reaching cultural organization in the Pittsburgh region, known throughout the world for our vast art and scientific collections and our scientific research. And we're a community leader in educational outreach.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh (PA) 86.59 three stars
Museum of New Mexico Foundation (NM) 96.83 four stars
Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History at the McPherson Center (CA) 92.02 four stars
Historic Deerfield (MA) 92.18 four stars
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County (CA) 85.45 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh
4400 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
tel: (412) 622-3314
fax: (412) 578-2465
EIN: 25-0965280

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Board Leadership

William E. Hunt
Chair

CEO

Ron Baille & Ann Metzger
Co-Directors