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Special events

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Holidays at PTM: Holiday Favorites Chef Demonstration 2:00 pm
Holidays at PTM: Holiday Favorites Chef Demonstration
Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Holidays at PTM: Holiday Favorites Chef Demonstration
Celebrate the Holidays at Please Touch Museum! Please Taste Café Holiday Favorites Chef Demonstration: Hot Chocolate and Gingerbread Cookies Watch a special cooking demonstration featuring Please Touch Café chef, sample holiday treats, and then role play while shopping for food and preparing meals in the Museum’s supermarket[...]
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First Wednesdays 4:00 pm
First Wednesdays
Dec 7 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
First Wednesdays
Please Touch Museum celebrates the first Wednesday of every month by offering discounted admission and 2 extra hours of play! On the first Wednesday of every month, admission is $2/person beginning at 4 PM.  The Museum stays open til 7 PM to allow for 2 extra hours[...]
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Holidays at Please Touch Museum: Christmas Celebration
Holidays at Please Touch Museum: Christmas Celebration
Dec 11 all-day
Holidays at Please Touch Museum: Christmas Celebration
Celebrate the Holidays at Please Touch Museum! Santa Claus is coming to town! We’re filling Please Touch Museum with holiday cheer for this special Meet & Greet with Kris Kringle himself. Bring the whole family to meet Santa, and enjoy the sounds of the season with the[...]
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MR. POTATO HEAD Meet & Greet 12:00 pm
MR. POTATO HEAD Meet & Greet
Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
MR. POTATO HEAD Meet & Greet
Enjoy storytime and a Meet & Greet with MR. POTATO HEAD, and take a snapshot with this inspirational world-traveler. In our feature exhibit The Adventures of MR. POTATO HEAD, families are invited on Indiana Jones-style adventures to explore the world around them with the friendly spud as[...]
MR. POTATO HEAD Meet & Greet 2:00 pm
MR. POTATO HEAD Meet & Greet
Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
MR. POTATO HEAD Meet & Greet
Enjoy Storytime and a Meet & Greet with MR. POTATO HEAD, and take a snapshot with this inspirational world-traveler. In our feature exhibit The Adventures of MR. POTATO HEAD, families are invited on Indiana Jones-style adventures to explore the world around them with the friendly spud as[...]
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MR. POTATO HEAD Meet & Greet 12:00 pm
MR. POTATO HEAD Meet & Greet
Dec 18 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
MR. POTATO HEAD Meet & Greet
Enjoy storytime and a Meet & Greet with MR. POTATO HEAD, and take a snapshot with this inspirational world-traveler. In our feature exhibit The Adventures of MR. POTATO HEAD, families are invited on Indiana Jones-style adventures to explore the world around them with the friendly spud as[...]
MR. POTATO HEAD Meet & Greet 2:00 pm
MR. POTATO HEAD Meet & Greet
Dec 18 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
MR. POTATO HEAD Meet & Greet
Enjoy Storytime and a Meet & Greet with MR. POTATO HEAD, and take a snapshot with this inspirational world-traveler. In our feature exhibit The Adventures of MR. POTATO HEAD, families are invited on Indiana Jones-style adventures to explore the world around them with the friendly spud as[...]
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Holidays at Please Touch Museum: Kwanzaa Celebration
Holidays at Please Touch Museum: Kwanzaa Celebration
Dec 27 all-day
Holidays at Please Touch Museum: Kwanzaa Celebration
Celebrate the Holidays at Please Touch Museum! Happy Kwanzaa! Join us to celebrate family, community, and culture. Weave your own Mkeka, learn about the seven principles of Kwanzaa, and enjoy a breathtaking performance by Universal African Dance & Drum Ensemble. Universal African Dance & Drum Ensemble performances:[...]
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Holidays at Please Touch Museum: Hanukkah Celebration
Holidays at Please Touch Museum: Hanukkah Celebration
Dec 29 all-day
Holidays at Please Touch Museum: Hanukkah Celebration
Celebrate the Holidays at Please Touch Museum! Happy Hanukkah! Bring your family to this warm celebration of the festival of lights. Spin a dreidel and get in the holiday spirit with a rousing Klezmer performance by the West Philadelphia Orchestra. West Philadelphia Orchestra performances: 12:00 p.m. and[...]
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Countdown2Noon
Countdown2Noon
Dec 31 all-day
Countdown2Noon
The best kid-friendly New Year’s Eve celebration in town! Celebrate New Year’s Eve before nap time! Countdown2Noon is one of Please Touch Museum’s most popular annual events. With live music, a theatrical countdown performance, and a traditional New Year’s Eve ball drop, the entire family can get[...]
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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
Email: info@pleasetouchmuseum.org

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