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


Prepare to be entertained and inspired


Interactive exhibits will stimulate your creativity and imagination

Upcoming Programs

Pop Up Play Corner: Snow Day
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Pop Up Play Corner: Snow Day

Monday – Saturday: 9 – 10:30 am
City Park, Floor 1

Grab your winter parkas and stop by to revel in the wonder of winter. Through activities and games, create your own snow day and learn about animals that live in polar regions.

Move to the Story
Jun 23 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am

Move to the Story

Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am
Sunday, 2 – 2:30 pm
Storyland, Floor 1

Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.

Program Room: Go Fly A Kite
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Program Room: Go Fly a Kite

Weekdays and Saturdays, 10 am – 3 pm
Sundays, 11 am – 4 pm
Program Room, Floor 1

Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Windy days are the best for flying kites. Learners of all ages are encouraged to make a Koinobori, a Japanese carp kite, or build a kite from recycled materials.

Art activities in our Program Room change each month, so check our calendar to see what projects you can create on your next visit!

Tot Spot: W is for Weather
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Tot Spot: W is for Weather

Monday – Saturday: 10 – 10:30am
Sunday: 11:30am – 12pm
Fairytale Garden, Ground Floor

Join in activities, songs, and play especially designed to offer our youngest visitors time and space to socialize with others and strengthen early learning skills. This month, investigate the words, colors, and sounds of weather.

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Hours of Operation

Monday - Saturday: 9 am to 5 pm
Sunday: 11 am to 5 pm
Christmas Eve: 9 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

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