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Recent News: 

Philadelphia Inquirer
Out of Bankruptcy, Please Touch Museum Maps the Future

WHYY NewsWorks
Kwanzaa celebrates 50 years of celebrating African-American culture

Mommy Nearest
Please Touch Museum Opens New (And Sweet!) Exhibit

University City Review
Please Touch Museum Opens new Exhibit in Partnership with Bassetts Ice Cream

6ABC News
FYI Philly: Please Touch Museum

Attractions of America
Top 10 Children’s Museums in the USA – Check out #2!

Philadelphia Business Journal
Social Capital interview with Trish Wellenbach of the Please Touch Museum

Philadelphia Business Journal
Out of bankruptcy, Please Touch celebrates 40 years & ends on ‘very strong’ 4Q

Philadelphia Inquirer
Go on an Adventure with MR. POTATO HEAD

Mommy Nearest
Spotlight on: Please Touch Museum in Philadelphia

Philadelphia Family
Please Touch Museum Celebrates 40 Years of Learning Through Play

Philadelphia Magazine
20 Things to Do in Philly This Weekend

Bucks County Courier Times
Please Touch Museum turns 40
Captain Noah – All about nurturing kids’ imaginations

Ready, Set, Play: A Top 10 ‘Playlist’ From The Nation’s Children’s Museums
Philly bankruptcy trustee weighed in hiring Please Touch Museum’s CEO
Philly CEO: Women leaders need to claim credit, not just accept blame
Patricia Wellenbach on grown-up challenges of children’s museum

Al Dia
Mayor Kenney Celebrates Students at First Pre-K Move Up Ceremony

NBC Philadelphia
Wednesday’s Child: Christian
Former Please Touch Museum site to be demolished
Prom Dress Giveaway
Kiddin’ Around: Curious George at the Please Touch Museum
Superhero Weekend

Philly Voice
Pew Grant gives Please Touch Museum $750,000 for digital exhibitions

Philadelphia Business Journal
Pew awards Please Touch Grant for Expanded Exhibits, More

CBS Philadelphia
Storybook Favorites Help Please Touch Museum Celebrate Milestone

Marriott Traveler
Where the Kids Can Touch Anything They Want in Philadelphia
Please Touch Museum emerges from Bankruptcy

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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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