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10:00 am Program Room: My House
Program Room: My House
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: My House Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, cut, fold, and tear to design a model house.
10:00 am Tot Spot: S is for Sharing
Tot Spot: S is for Sharing
Oct 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: S is for Sharing
Tot Spot: S is for Sharing 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,[...]
11:30 am Drop-In and Draw: Mapping My World
Drop-In and Draw: Mapping My World
Oct 12 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Mapping My World Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 11am – 12:30pm City Park, Ground Floor Drop-in to explore Please Touch Museum’s neighborhood. Then grab a piece of paper and some colored pencils and draw the sights and sounds of a busy street.
12:00 pm Strolling Puppets Tour
Strolling Puppets Tour
Oct 12 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Sunday – Monday and Wednesday – Saturday, 12 – 12:30pm Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a neighborly tour and conversation in Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit.
1:30 pm Coming Out Week Storytime: Self-Empowerment and Acceptance
Coming Out Week Storytime: Self-Empowerment and Acceptance
Oct 12 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Coming Out Week Storytime: Self-Empowerment and Acceptance Thursday, October 12 – Sunday, October 15, 1:30 – 2pm Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit, Floor 1 Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories about self-empowerment and acceptance.
3:00 pm Maker Program: Mapmaking
Maker Program: Mapmaking
Oct 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Maker Program: Mapmaking Thursdays, 3 – 4pm Centennial Classroom What tools do we need to travel, near and far? Join us for an hour-long open- ended exploration of mapmaking, the history of maps, and the parts of a map.
4:30 pm Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Oct 12 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor Join us for a musical parade featuring Latin percussion instruments to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.
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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

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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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