Superhero Weekend

August 26, 2017 – August 27, 2017 all-day


Superhero Weekend at Please Touch Museum

It’s a bird, it’s a plane… it’s Superhero Weekend!

Join us for two spectacular days of fun dedicated to the superpower of imagination and play. Children and their grown-ups are invited to dress up as their favorite heroes and enjoy amazing activities throughout the weekend. You’ll even have the chance to meet some famous friends! All festivities are included with general admission.

Program Room: Superhero Alter Ego
Program Room, Floor 1
Sat: 10am to 3pm
Sun: 11am to 4pm
Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Imagine your superhero alter ego and work with your sidekick to design your costume.

Pop Up Play Corner: Superhero Playcorner
City Park, Floor 1
Saturday: 9 – 10:30am
Sunday: 11am – 12:30pm
Put on your imagination cap and act like your favorite superhero! Through play, put on your cape and rescue a dog trapped in a building.

Superhero Meet & Greets
Hamilton Hall, Floor 1
Saturday and Sunday: 11 am – 3 pm
Don’t miss the chance to say hello and snap a photo with some of your favorite heroes from page and screen!

Storytime: Neighborhood Heroes
City Park, Floor 1
Saturday and Sunday: 1:30pm
Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories about neighborhood and community superheroes.

Music and Movement: Parade of Heroes
Hamilton Hall, Floor 1
Saturday and Sunday: 4:30 – 5pm
March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to our heroes parade.

*Please note that Please Touch Museum is a children’s museum, and all adult visitors must be accompanied by children.


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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