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Special Events | Please Touch Playhouse Performances | Character Appearances

All programming is subject to change.

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National Drawing Day 9:00 am
National Drawing Day
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Pop Up Holiday Program June 2nd: National Drawing Day Drawing Day is a world-wide event that encourages everyone to drop what you’re doing and draw! Grab some chalk and contribute to a huge, collaborative drawing in Hamilton Hall.   Drop-in & Draw: Chalk Zone 9 am –[...]
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Play Without Boundaries 9:00 am
Play Without Boundaries
Jun 3 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Play Without Boundaries
Please join us for Play Without Boundaries, a program and early opening for children with learning and developmental disabilities and those on the autism spectrum. Enjoy the museum before it is open to the public with activities and experiences designed especially for this program, including sensory toys,[...]
Parkopolis 11:00 am
Parkopolis
Jun 3 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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Parkopolis 1:00 pm
Parkopolis
Jun 4 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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Please Touch Museum: First Wednesdays
Please Touch Museum: First Wednesdays
Jun 6 all-day
  1st Wednesdays at Please Touch Museum! We’re turning the museum upside down and inside out! Investigate opposites all month long. Through a partnership with Vetri’s Mobile Teaching Kitchen, chefs young and old will learn how to how to cook fresh produce. On the first Wednesday of[...]
Parkopolis 9:00 am
Parkopolis
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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Parkopolis 1:00 pm
Parkopolis
Jun 7 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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Pride Family Festival 9:00 am
Pride Family Festival
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
                                    Pride Family Festival   It’s a celebration! Join Please Touch Museum as we celebrate the many ways families come together and everything that makes people unique.   Program Room:[...]
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Parkopolis 11:00 am
Parkopolis
Jun 10 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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Parkopolis 1:00 pm
Parkopolis
Jun 11 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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Parkopolis 9:00 am
Parkopolis
Jun 13 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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Parkopolis 1:00 pm
Parkopolis
Jun 14 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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Family Festival: Eid Al Fitr 9:00 am
Family Festival: Eid Al Fitr
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Family Festival: Eid Al Fitr
Family Festival June 16th: Eid al- Fitr Eid Mubarak!  Express thankfulness and joy through play.  Celebrate the end of Ramadan and the new moon with stories, art, and science. A special thank you to PROJECT: EID AWARENESS for donating decorations and informational flyers.   Early Bookworms: Celebrations[...]
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Parkopolis 11:00 am
Parkopolis
Jun 17 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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Parkopolis 1:00 pm
Parkopolis
Jun 18 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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Parkopolis 9:00 am
Parkopolis
Jun 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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Parkopolis 1:00 pm
Parkopolis
Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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Member Early Opening 9:00 am
Member Early Opening
Jun 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Member Early Opening Please Touch Museum will open early for our members from 9 am – 11 am.
Family Festival: Freedom Day 11:00 am
Family Festival: Freedom Day
Jun 24 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Family Festival June 24th: Freedom Day  Celebrate Juneteenth at Please Touch Museum!  Learn about African American quilting traditions and symbols in Freedom Quilts, join special story times to learn more about the end of slavery in the U.S. and this important day in history, create works of[...]
Parkopolis 11:00 am
Parkopolis
Jun 24 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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Parkopolis 1:00 pm
Parkopolis
Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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Parkopolis 9:00 am
Parkopolis
Jun 27 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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Parkopolis 1:00 pm
Parkopolis
Jun 28 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Parkopolis, a new exhibition featuring a STEM-focused life-size board game developed by Temple University in collaboration with Please Touch Museum (PTM), will have its grand opening at the Museum on Friday, May 25. Parkopolis will be open to PTM visitors on select days and times from May[...]
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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

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(formerly North Concourse Drive)
Philadelphia, PA 19131
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