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Visit

 

 

Visit

Directions and Admission Information to get the most out of your visit

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Experience

 

Experience

Prepare to be entertained and inspired

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Discover

 

Discover

Interactive exhibits will stimulate your creativity and imagination

Upcoming Programs

Feb
19
Mon
2018
Family Festival- I Heart Science
Feb 19 all-day

Family Festival February 19 – I Heart Science
Valentine’s Day is over, but join us to fall in love with science through play, art, experiments, and stories.

Program Room: Poppin’ Wax Hearts
11 AM – 2 PM
Centennial Arts Studio, Lower Level
All ages
Create works of art inspired by your trip to the museum. Doodle, paint, and surprise yourself with this intriguing (he)ART style!
 
Adventurous Afternoons: I Heart Science
Wednesday 10:00-10:30, 3:30-4:00 PM
Healthy Me, Healthy Family, Healthy Community, Lower Level
Preschool and Elementary aged children with an adult learning partner
Meet us to embark on a 30-minute STEAM adventure designed for students ages 4 – 8 years old.  Get your heart beating!   Explore the cardiovascular system through stories, movement, and observation.
Storytime: Eureka!
Daily 1:30 PM
Sid the Science Kid Exhibition, Main Floor
All Ages
Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, build literacy skills, and make discoveries with stories about science and scientists.
Drop-In and Draw: Periodic Names
2 – 3 PM
River Adventure, Main Floor
Preschool and up with a grownup
Drop in and explore the periodic table. Then grab some pencils and figure out what elements make your name!
Live Theater: The Building Show
11AM – 11:30 AM and 1PM – 1:30 PM
The Playhouse, Lower Level
Join the Playhouse Players and the Three Little Pigs in this zany production all about building things up and knocking them down.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
4:30 PM – 5 PM
Hamilton Hall, Main Floor
All ages
Meet us at the torch to explore rhythm and movement, then help us end the day with a parade!

Live Theater: The Building Show
Feb 19 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am

Live Theater: The Building Show

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday 11AM – 11:30 AM
The Playhouse
Join the Playhouse Players and the Three Little Pigs in this zany production all about building things up and knocking them down.

Live Theater: The Building Show
Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Live Theater: The Building Show

The Playhouse
Join the Playhouse Players and the Three Little Pigs in this zany production all about building things up and knocking them down.

Feb
20
Tue
2018
Guided School Tours and Workshops
Feb 20 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Guided School Tours and Workshops
*Requires pre-registration.

Tuesdays 9:30 am, 10:30 am, 11:30 am

Please contact Andrea Ridgley at 215-578-5164 or education@pleasetouchmuseum.org

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Hours of Operation

Monday - Saturday: 9 am to 5 pm
Sunday: 11 am to 5 pm
Christmas Eve: 11 am to 3 pm
New Year's Eve: 9 am to 3 pm
Thanksgiving & Christmas Day: CLOSED

Contact Information

Memorial Hall, Fairmount Park
4231 Avenue of the Republic
(formerly North Concourse Drive)
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Click here for directions.

Phone: 215-581-3181
Email: info@pleasetouchmuseum.org

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