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

Program Room :Snowflakes
10:00-3:00 PM
Program Room
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
10:00-10:30 AM 
Fairytale Garden
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
All Ages
Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories celebrating the four seasons.


Adventurous Afternoon: Tracks in the Snow
4:00-4:30 PM
Adventure Camp Exhibit
Preschool and Elementary aged children with an adult learning partner
Meet us at Adventure Camp to embark on a 30-minute STEAM adventure designed for students ages 4 – 8 years old. Play in the snow! In December, explore animals in winter by observing tracks.


Please Touch Playhouse: There’s Something Under My Bed
December 23rd, 27th, 29th, 30th – 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 4:30-  5:00 PM
Hamilton Hall
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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