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Special Events | Please Touch Playhouse Performances | Character Appearances

All programming is subject to change.

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Please Touch Museum: First Wednesdays
Please Touch Museum: First Wednesdays
May 2 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[...]
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Paw Power Meet and Greet 11:30 am
Paw Power Meet and Greet
May 5 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
“Paw Power Meet & Greet” Meet your favorite police pup from 11;30AM to 2PM on Saturday, May 5th at Please Touch Museum!
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Princess Pop Up Meet & Greet Weekend 12:00 pm
Princess Pop Up Meet & Greet Weekend
May 12 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Princess Pop Up Meet & Greet Weekend Pop up at Please Touch Museum to meet your favorite princesses from 12PM to 2PM on May 12th and 13th
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Princess Pop Up Meet & Greet Weekend 12:00 pm
Princess Pop Up Meet & Greet Weekend
May 13 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Princess Pop Up Meet & Greet Weekend Pop up at Please Touch Museum to meet your favorite princesses from 12PM to 2PM on May 12th and 13th
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Performance: Kwaya Marimba 12:00 pm
Performance: Kwaya Marimba
May 19 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Performance: Kwaya Marimba 12 – 12:30 pm, 1:30 – 2 pm Hamilton Hall, Main Level All ages with adult caregiver Meet the young performers of Friends School Haverford’s Kwaya Marimba! These middle schoolers are ready to share their talent and passion for music as you dance and[...]
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Parkopolis 9:00 am
Parkopolis
May 25 @ 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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Friendship Weekend
Friendship Weekend
May 26 all-day
Pop Up Holiday Program May 26- 28th:  Friendship Weekend  Meet old friends and make new friends during our extra special weekend all about friendship! Pop-Up Playcorner: Friendly Competitions Saturday and Monday 9- 10 am Hamilton Hall, Main Level All ages with adult caregiver Put on your imagination[...]
Opening: Hello From Japan! 9:00 am
Opening: Hello From Japan!
May 26 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Opening: Hello From Japan!
  Hello from Japan! will run through September 3, 2018 offering PTM visitors a family-friendly window into Japanese culture through immersive and interactive learning and play activities.
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Friendship Weekend 11:00 am
Friendship Weekend
May 27 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Pop Up Holiday Program May 26- 28th:  Friendship Weekend  Meet old friends and make new friends during our extra special weekend all about friendship! Pop-Up Playcorner: Friendly Competitions Saturday and Monday 9- 10 am Sunday 11 – 12 pm Hamilton Hall, Main Level All ages with adult[...]
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Friendship Weekend
Friendship Weekend
May 28 all-day
Pop Up Holiday Program May 26- 28th:  Friendship Weekend  Meet old friends and make new friends during our extra special weekend all about friendship! Pop-Up Playcorner: Friendly Competitions Saturday and Monday 9- 10 am Hamilton Hall, Main Level All ages with adult caregiver Put on your imagination[...]
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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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