Special Events | Please Touch Playhouse Performances | Character Appearances

Program Room: Papel Picado
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, punch and stamp designs to transform paper into a work of art inspired by the Mexican artistic tradition, Papel Picado.

Tot Spot: A is for Alphabet-Alfabeto
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Tot Spot: A is for Alphabet-Alfabeto

Monday – Saturday: 10 – 10:30am
Sunday: 11:30am – 12pm
Fairytale Garden, Ground Floor

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 the English and Spanish alphabet.

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Storytime: Hispanic Heritage
Sep 22 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Storytime: Hispanic Heritage
City Park, Floor 1

Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, build literacy skills, and celebrate Hispanic Heritage month with stories that showcase history and culture, such as Abuela from our Storyland exhibit.

Learning Lab
Sep 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Learning Lab
Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor

A collaboration between Please Touch Museum and Temple University

Meet scientists, ask questions, and be part of research projects all about play and early learning.


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

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