Play it Safe

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Join us on Saturday, July 23 for Play it Safe, an exciting day-long celebration of all the people and practices that help protect our community! Meet a real-life Firefighter and Police Officer, enjoy a safety-themed magic show, climb aboard a working fire engine and more!

Philadelphia Firefighter Andy Brown:  Throughout the day

Safety Magic Show in the Please Touch Playhouse with magician Tom McDonnell: 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m.

Explore a working fire engine: approx. 9:45 – 11:00 a.m.

Meet & Greets:

Freddy the Fire Truck: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Otto the Auto: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Do you have a favorite policeman badge or firefighter jacket? Be sure to wear it today!


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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