MLK Weekend at Please Touch Museum

January 14, 2017 @ 11:00 am – January 16, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
Free with Admission

MLK Weekend at the Museum

Art Activity: Wishes and Dreams
Location: Program Room
11 am–4 pm
Drop in to participate in a collaborative art activity. Talk together about your wishes and dreams for yourself, your family, your neighborhood, or the world. Then write or draw your idea and add it to a wall of wishes, and make another to take home.

Storytime: I Have a Dream
Location: City Park
Saturday and Monday: 10:30–11 am
Sunday: 1–1:30 pm
Join an interactive storytime inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legacy with books, poems, and songs celebrating wishes, dreams, and community service.

MLK I Have a Dream Speech
Watch and listen to parts of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s historic speech.
Location: Centennial Train Station, Ground Floor

Peace Parade
Location: Hamilton Hall
Saturday, Sunday and Monday: 4:30-5 pm
Join a peace march and use your voice to contribute ideas for a peaceful world along the way.


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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