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First Wednesday: Fall Finale
First Wednesday: Fall Finale
Nov 1 all-day
First Wednesday: Fall Finale
First Wednesday: Fall Finale The leaves are falling fast and the weather is getting chilly. Explore the sights, sounds, and colors of the season through play! Through a partnership with Vetri’s Mobile Teaching Kitchen, chefs young and old will learn how to how to cook fresh produce.[...]
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Pop Up Holiday Programming: Fall Finale  9:00 am
Pop Up Holiday Programming: Fall Finale 
Nov 2 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Pop Up Holiday Programming: Fall Finale 
The leaves are falling fast and the weather is getting chilly.  Explore the sights, sounds, and colors of the season through play. *November 2nd: Museum closes at 2pm Program Room, Trees in the Fall 10:00-1:00 pm Program Room, Floor 1 All Ages Drop in anytime to create[...]
Imagination Ball, Back to Neverland 6:00 pm
Imagination Ball, Back to Neverland
Nov 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Imagination Ball, Back to Neverland @ Philadelphia | Pennsylvania | United States
  Imagination Sponsors Ashley and Daniel Govberg Meghan and Ben Johnson   Play Sponsor Wonder Sponsors   Curiosity Sponsors   Jen and Fred Fox Karen Griffith Gryga Marjorie and Jeffrey Honickman Innovative Compensation and Benefits Concepts, LLC Dr. Barbara Klock and Salem Shuchman Philadelphia Media Network PNC[...]
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Pop Up Holiday Programming: Kids’ Choice Election Day
Pop Up Holiday Programming: Kids’ Choice Election Day
Nov 7 all-day
Pop Up Holiday Programming: Kids' Choice Election Day
Pop Up Holiday Programming: Kids’ Choice Election Day We want our youngest citizens to understand and participate in the democratic process, so we’re opening up the polls, and giving kids a voice this election season: to vote for their favorite toy! Join us at PTM to meet[...]
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PAWs for Reading 1:30 pm
PAWs for Reading
Nov 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
PAWs for Reading
PAWS for Reading 1:30 – 2:30pm Centennial Train Room, Ground Floor Children can read aloud to a therapy dog (or cat, or bunny!) to improve reading and communication skills. Sessions are one-on-one with trained therapy pets (and their handlers) in a setting where they can feel comfortable[...]
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Pop Up Holiday Programming: Veterans Day
Pop Up Holiday Programming: Veterans Day
Nov 11 all-day
Pop Up Holiday Programming: Veteran’s Day Saturday, November 11 Honor and remember those who have served in our Armed Forces through art, music, movement, and stories.   Join us to raise the flag and kick off Veterans Day celebrations in a flag ceremony led by the Girl Scouts[...]
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Taste of Thanksgiving
Taste of Thanksgiving
Nov 12 all-day
Taste of Thanksgiving
Taste of Thanksgiving at Please Touch Museum Taste of Thanksgiving  11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Hamilton Hall, Floor 1 All ages Children and their grownups will be able to enjoy samples of a Thanksgiving meal supplied by Whole Foods Market. “Chalkzone: What Are You Thankful For?” 11[...]
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Healthy Me, Healthy Family, Healthy Community Exhibit Opening 9:00 am
Healthy Me, Healthy Family, Healthy Community Exhibit Opening
Nov 16 @ 9:00 am – Nov 18 @ 5:00 pm
Healthy Me, Healthy Family, Healthy Community Exhibit Opening
Healthy Me, Healthy Family, Healthy Community Exhibit Opening Please join us to celebrate through play the opening of the new and reimagined exhibit gallery, Healthy Me, Healthy Family, Healthy Community. The opening of the HMHFHC exhibit will unveil two brand new exhibit spaces in partnership with BIMBO[...]
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Family Festival: Friendsgiving
Family Festival: Friendsgiving
Nov 18 all-day
Family Festival: Friendsgiving Weekend Saturday November 18th Put on your imagination caps and pass the dinner rolls! We are hosting a playful Friendsgiving celebration An invitation was sent to Daniel Tiger! Program Room Friendship Bracelets 10:00-3:00 PM Program Room All Ages Drop in anytime to create works[...]
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Healthy Me, Healthy Family, Healthy Community Exhibit Opening 11:00 am
Healthy Me, Healthy Family, Healthy Community Exhibit Opening
Nov 19 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Healthy Me, Healthy Family, Healthy Community Exhibit Opening
Healthy Me, Healthy Family, Healthy Community Exhibit Opening Please join us to celebrate through play the opening of the new and reimagined exhibit gallery, Healthy Me, Healthy Family, Healthy Community. The opening of the HMHFHC exhibit will unveil two brand new exhibit spaces in partnership with BIMBO[...]
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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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