Calendar

Special Events | Please Touch Playhouse Performances | Character Appearances

All programming is subject to change.

May
28
Mon
2018
Pika Mascot Meet and Greet
May 28 @ 11:30 am – 2:30 pm

Pikachu mascot meet and greet

11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Saturday and Monday

Hello from Japan! exhibit, ground floor

Pikachu mascot meet and greet with coincide with the opening of the temporary exhibition, Hello from Japan, running from May 26-Sept. 3, 2018!

Jun
1
Fri
2018
Delayed Museum Opening at 12:30 p.m.
Jun 1 all-day

Please Touch Museum will be opening at 12:30 p.m., June 1st, 2018. 

Program room: Polka Dot Art 
1 – 3 pm
Location: 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.

Performance: Yuki’s Journey 
1 – 1:30 pm
Location: Please Touch Playhouse, Lower Level
ages: 3+ with adult caregiver
Yuki’s best friend has moved all the way to Tokyo! Help Yuki go on a journey through farms, rivers, and forests to get to the city.

Storytime: Kamishibai Storytelling 
1:30 pm
Location: Hello from Japan!, main level
all ages with adult caregiver
Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with books that tie to our monthly program themes.

End of the day music and movement 
4:15 – 4:45 pm
Location: Hamilton Hall, Main Level
all ages with adult caregiver
Meet us at the Torch to stretch, wiggle, and move your body as we end the day with an exploration of rhythm and movement.

Jun
23
Sat
2018
Pika Mascot Meet and Greet
Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Pika Mascot Meet and Greet

12:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Saturday

Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor

Pikachu mascot meet and greet with coincide with the opening of the temporary exhibition, Hello from Japan, running from May 26-Sept. 3, 2018!

 

Pika Mascot Meet and Greet
Jun 23 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Pika Mascot Meet and Greet

Saturday June 23rd, 2:00-2:30

Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor

Pikachu mascot meet and greet with coincide with the opening of the temporary exhibition, Hello from Japan, running from May 26-Sept. 3, 2018!

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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
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Phone: 215-581-3181
Email: info@pleasetouchmuseum.org

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