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Special events

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First Wednesdays 4:00 pm
First Wednesdays
Aug 3 @ 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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Summer Fridays 2:00 pm
Summer Fridays
Aug 5 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Summer Fridays
Beat the heat at Please Touch Museum on Summer Fridays, Only through Friday, September 2. Fridays 2–5pm, enjoy buy one, get one half off admission! Plus special programs, chef-led cooking demonstrations and family activities, and more… Friday, August 5 | 3:30 p.m. PTM-Pesto: Fresh from our Urban[...]
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Kindergarten Mixer 6:00 pm
Kindergarten Mixer
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Kindergarten Mixer
  Welcome to K-Mix! Kindergarten Mixer, part of Please Touch Museum’s School Readiness Initiative, is a FREE fun-filled evening of play and learning, for families with children starting Kindergarten in the fall of 2016! This after-hours event supports and celebrates the transition into Kindergarten, and features special[...]
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Dinosaurs Meet and Greet 10:00 am
Dinosaurs Meet and Greet
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Dinosaurs Meet and Greet
Storytime and Meet & Greet How Do Dinosaurs… make new friends? Meet the Dinosaur from the How Do Dinosaurs series by Jane Yolen and illustrated by Mark Teague, and share in a fun and memorable experience that will never go extinct. In Hamilton Hall Meet & Greets[...]
Dinosaurs Meet and Greet 2:00 pm
Dinosaurs Meet and Greet
Aug 11 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Dinosaurs Meet and Greet
Storytime and Meet & Greet How Do Dinosaurs… make new friends? Meet the Dinosaur from the How Do Dinosaurs series by Jane Yolen and illustrated by Mark Teague, and share in a fun and memorable experience that will never go extinct. In Hamilton Hall Meet & Greets[...]
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Summer Fridays 2:00 pm
Summer Fridays
Aug 12 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Summer Fridays
Beat the heat at Please Touch Museum on Summer Fridays, Only through Friday, September 2. Fridays 2–5pm, enjoy buy one, get one half off admission! Plus special programs, chef-led cooking demonstrations and family activities, and more… Friday, August 5 | 3:30 p.m. PTM-Pesto: Fresh from our Urban[...]
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Summer Fridays 2:00 pm
Summer Fridays
Aug 19 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Summer Fridays
Beat the heat at Please Touch Museum on Summer Fridays, Only through Friday, September 2. Fridays 2–5pm, enjoy buy one, get one half off admission! Plus special programs, chef-led cooking demonstrations and family activities, and more… Friday, August 5 | 3:30 p.m. PTM-Pesto: Fresh from our Urban[...]
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Star Wars Weekend
Star Wars Weekend
Aug 20 – Aug 21 all-day
Star Wars Weekend
Gather your little yodas, wookies, and storm troopers as we shamelessly geek-out over one of our favorites. More than just a film series, the Star Wars saga has tied generations together through its combination of inter-galactic imagination and classical story-telling. At this special two-day event, we welcome[...]
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Madeline Meet and Greet 11:00 am
Madeline Meet and Greet
Aug 25 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Madeline Meet and Greet
Storytime and Meet & Greet Bon Jour! “In an old house in Paris that was covered in vines, lived twelve little girls in two straight lines …” So begins the well-loved adventure that originated in 1939. Now you can meet Madeline herself! In Hamilton Hall Meet &[...]
Madeline Meet and Greet 2:00 pm
Madeline Meet and Greet
Aug 25 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Madeline Meet and Greet
Storytime and Meet & Greet Bon Jour! “In an old house in Paris that was covered in vines, lived twelve little girls in two straight lines …” So begins the well-loved adventure that originated in 1939. Now you can meet Madeline herself! In Hamilton Hall Meet &[...]
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Summer Fridays 2:00 pm
Summer Fridays
Aug 26 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Summer Fridays
Beat the heat at Please Touch Museum on Summer Fridays, Only through Friday, September 2. Fridays 2–5pm, enjoy buy one, get one half off admission! Plus special programs, chef-led cooking demonstrations and family activities, and more… Friday, August 5 | 3:30 p.m. PTM-Pesto: Fresh from our Urban[...]
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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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