First Wednesday

December 6, 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

First Wednesday

On the first Wednesday of every month, Please Touch Museum is open until 7 pm for two extra hours of play, and offers $2 per person admission from 4:00 on. Enjoy your visit!

Drop-In & Draw: Shadow Drawings
4:30-5:30 PM
Outside Centennial, Ground Floor
Preschoolers & Up
Drop-in to look closely at your shadow. Then grab a piece of paper and some colored pencils and draw a shadow.

There’s Something Under My Bed
5:30- 6:00 PM 
Please Touch Playhouse, Ground Floor
Sam is three and a half, and for some time now has had a bit of a problem. Every time he goes to sleep he has the sneaking suspicion there is something under his bed. It’s just the dust bunnies, his big people say. But Sam knows better. He hatches a clever plan to lure the monster out to finally rid himself of the terrible thing that won’t let him rest.

Storytime: Night and Day
6:00 PM
Daniel Tiger Exhibition. Floor 1 
All Ages
Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories about daytime and nighttime.

Music and Movement: End of the Day Dance Party
6:30- 7:00pm
Hamilton Hall, Floor 1
All ages
End your day at Please Touch Museum by shaking your groove thing in our dance party to celebrate the end of 1st Wednesday.




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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