Winter Break Special Programming

December 27, 2017 all-day
Free with Admission

Winter Break Special Programming

Winter Break Special Programming 12/23, 12/24, 12/27-12/30

Explore, create, and imagine!

Stop-in daily for special education programs. *Museum closes at 3pm on 12/24

Pop Up Play Corner

Snow Day

9:00-10:30 AM, Exclusion: December 24th, December 30th

Hamilton Hall

All Ages

Grab your winter parkas and stop by to revel in the wonder of winter. Through activities and games, create your own snow day and learn about animals that live in polar regions.


Creative Arts Studio: Snowflakes

December 24th 11:00-2:00 PM

Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor 

All Ages

Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Explore the crystalline structures of snowflakes and design your own.

Tot Spot

W is for Weather

11:30-12:00 PM

Fairytale Garden, Ground Floor 

Toddler and an adult learning partner

Join in activities, songs, and play especially designed to offer our youngest visitors time and space to socialize with others and strengthen early learning skills. This month, investigate the words, colors, and sounds of weather.


Winter Wonderland Storytime

Daily 1:30 

Daniel Tiger Exhibition, Floor 1 

All Ages

Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories celebrating the four seasons.


Please Touch Playhouse: There’s Something Under My Bed

 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM

Please Touch Playhouse

All Ages

There’s Something Under My Bed:  Sam is three years old and learning to cope with bedtime by himself.  Is there something living under his bed, or is it just the dust bunnies after all?


Music and Movement

End of the Day Parade

Daily 2:30-3:00 PM

Hamilton Hall, Floor 1 

All ages

Join us for a musical parade through the Please Touch Museum neighborhood to celebrate the end of a winter day at Please Touch Museum!



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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