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Special Events | Please Touch Playhouse Performances | Character Appearances

All programming is subject to change.

Apr
15
Sun
2018
Sid the Science Kid Meet and Greet
Apr 15 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Sid the Science Kid Meet and Greet

Hamilton Hall, Floor 1
2:00 pm- 2:30 pm
All ages

Sid the Science Kid: The Super-Duper Exhibit!  brings to life the award-winning PBS KIDS TV series Sid the Science Kid by transporting Museum guests into Sid’s world to become science kids themselves as they play, discover and investigate basic science questions around Sid’s home, at his school in the Super Fab Lab and on the playground.

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!

Apr
16
Mon
2018
Pop Up Holiday Program: Earth Day
Apr 16 all-day

Pop Up Holiday Program April 16th: Earth Day

Make a splash as we imagine swimming through oceans and looking closely at wonderful water!

 

Pop-Up Play Corner: Wondrous Water
9-10 am
Hamilton Hall, Main Level
All ages with adult caregiver
Put on your imagination cap and explore wondrous water and aquatic creature through dress-up, props, and dramatic play!

 

Program Room: Naturalist Sketches- Shells
11-3 pm 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 and the ocean.

 

Performance: The Building Show
11 – 11:30 am and 1 – 1:30 pm
Please Touch Playhouse, Lower Level
Ages: 3+ with adult caregiver
Join the Playhouse Players and the Three Little Pigs in this zany production all about building things up and knocking them down.

 

Splish Splash Storytime
1:30- 2 pm
Sid the Science Kid: The Super-Duper Exhibit!, Main Level Ages: 4+  with adult caregiver
Imagine diving into the ocean, get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with books.

 

Adventurous Afternoon: Ocean Friends and Family
Wednesday 3:30-4 pm
Adventure Camp, Main Level
Ages: 4+ with adult caregiver
Embark on a 30-minute adventure to ignite curiosity for the ocean through observations, questions, and play.

 

End of the Day Music and Movement
Daily 4:15 – 4:45 pm
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.

Apr
17
Tue
2018
Sid the Science Kid Meet and Greet
Apr 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Sid the Science Kid Meet and Greet

Hamilton Hall, Floor 1
10:30 am- 11:00 am
All ages

Sid the Science Kid: The Super-Duper Exhibit!  brings to life the award-winning PBS KIDS TV series Sid the Science Kid by transporting Museum guests into Sid’s world to become science kids themselves as they play, discover and investigate basic science questions around Sid’s home, at his school in the Super Fab Lab and on the playground.

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!

Sid the Science Kid Meet and Greet
Apr 17 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Sid the Science Kid Meet and Greet

Hamilton Hall, Floor 1
1:30 pm- 2:00 pm
All ages

Sid the Science Kid: The Super-Duper Exhibit!  brings to life the award-winning PBS KIDS TV series Sid the Science Kid by transporting Museum guests into Sid’s world to become science kids themselves as they play, discover and investigate basic science questions around Sid’s home, at his school in the Super Fab Lab and on the playground.

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!

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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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