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Special Events | Please Touch Playhouse Performances | Character Appearances

Sep
21
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2017
Program Room: Papel Picado
Sep 21 @ 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 21 @ 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 21 @ 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.

Maker Program: Jewelry Making
Sep 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Maker Program: Jewelry Making

Thursdays, 2 – 3pm
Centennial Classroom

How do you turn rocks and minerals into a piece of jewelry? Join us for an hour-long open- ended exploration of Central and South American tradition of jewelry making and hands-on experience with tools and materials

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

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