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All programming is subject to change.

Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 17 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints 

Sundays 11:00-3:00 PM

Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor 

All Ages

Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.

Tot Spot: L is for Light
Dec 17 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm

Tot Spot: L is for Light

 Sundays 11:30 AM-12:00 PM

Fairytale Garden, Ground Floor 

Toddler and an adult learning partner

Join in activities, songs, and play specially 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 light.

Daniel Tiger Meet and Greet
Dec 17 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Daniel Tiger Meet and Greet

Hamilton Hall, Floor 1
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
All ages

Come to our neighborhood to meet Daniel Tiger, and be sure to visit the temporary exhibition Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit while you are here. Ugga Mugga!

Check out our calendar for more chances to meet Daniel.

Meet and Greets bring little ones face-to-face with their imagination, as well-loved personalities from page and screen come to life. Don’t forget your camera, and please remember to be courteous to other fans!

There’s Something Under My Bed
Dec 17 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

There’s Something Under My Bed

The 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?

*The Playhouse will be dark after January 14th


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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