Family Festival: Build and Imagine

February 4, 2018 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Family Festival: Build and Imagine- February 4th
Build it up, knock it down, and design it all over! Come and imagine crazy contraptions and sturdy structures with us.
Program Room
Recycled Sculptures
11 AM – 3 PM
Centennial Arts Studio, Ground Floor
All ages
Create works of art inspired by your trip to the museum! Pick, shape, and connect lots of recycled objects to create an amazing structure.
Tot Spot: B is for Building
Fairytale Garden, Ground Floor
11:30am – 12pm
Toddler and an adult learning partner
Join in activities, songs, and play specially designed to offer our youngest visitors time and space to socialize with others and strengthen early learning skills. Our tiniest builders will explore engineering and construction through guided play.
Pop Up Play Corner: Super Bowl
1:00-1:30 PM
Hamilton Hall
All Ages
Put on your imagination cap and get ready for the Super Bowl with dress-up, props, and dramatic play!
Storytime: Building Cities
City Park, Floor 1
1:30 PM
All Ages
Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories about buildings tall and wide and the engineers who designed them.
Innovate & Imagine: Block Party
Imagination Playground, Floor 1
2:30 – 3:30pm
All Ages
It’s a party in Imagination Playground today! Let’s put on our imagination caps and discover the possibilities of building with blocks.
Live Theater:The Building Show
1 PM – 1:30 PM and 3 PM-3:30PM
The Playhouse, Ground Floor
All Ages
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: Super Bowl Pep Rally
4:30-5:00 PM
Hamilton Hall
All Ages
Part of the fun of sports is cheering to support your team. Get prepared and excited for the Super Bowl through call-and-response cheers, rhythmic exercises, and movement sequences centered on Philly’s favorite team, the Eagles!

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

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