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Special Events | Please Touch Playhouse Performances | Character Appearances

All programming is subject to change.

May
25
Fri
2018
Parkopolis
May 25 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25.

Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May 25 through September 3, 2018.

Sundays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mondays from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with extended hours until 7 p.m. on First Wednesday’s of the Month.

Thursdays from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Please Touch Museum visitors to the exhibit will step onto a life-size board game and be met with a variety of fun and colorful learning prompts.

Tot- Spot
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Tot Spot
Fairytale Garden
Lower Level
Ages: 2-3 with adult caregiver
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.

Program Room
May 25 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Program Room
Temporary Program Room, Lower Level
All ages with adult caregiver
Drop in any time to experiment with materials and process, as you create works of art inspired by your trip to the Museum.

Storytime
May 25 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Daily & Weekly Programming

Storytime
Daily 1:30 pm – 2 pm
Wordsworth Cottage, Main Level
Main Level Ages: 3+ with adult caregiver Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with books that tie to our monthly program themes.

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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
Email: info@pleasetouchmuseum.org

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