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Foodie First Wednesday
Foodie First Wednesday
Jul 5 all-day
Foodie First Wednesday
Foodie First Wednesday Calling all ‘Foodies’ to a buffet of special programming for First Wednesdays this summer. Families can sizzle, sauté, and stir with food based art, literacy, and STEM activities. Through a partnership with Vetri’s Mobile Teaching Kitchen, chefs young and old will learn how to[...]
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 6 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 11:00 am
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 6 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Strolling Puppets Tour 12:00 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour
Jul 6 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 12 – 12:30pm Storyland, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a kid-friendly tour and conversation in Storyland!
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 6 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Maker Program: Recyclable Creations for the Garden 2:00 pm
Maker Program: Recyclable Creations for the Garden
Jul 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Maker Program: Recyclable Creations for the Garden Thursdays, 2 – 3pm Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor What does a garden need? Join us for an hour-long open- ended exploration of recyclable materials and tools to help a garden grow.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 6 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 7 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Learning Lab 2:00 pm
Learning Lab
Jul 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Learning Lab Tuesdays and Fridays, 2 – 3:30pm Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor A collaboration between Please Touch Museum and Temple University Meet scientists, ask questions, and be part of research projects all about play and early learning.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 7 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 8 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Very Special Storytime: The Tale of Peter Rabbit 10:30 am
Very Special Storytime: The Tale of Peter Rabbit
Jul 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Very Special Storytime: <em>The Tale of Peter Rabbit</em>
Very Special Storytime: The Tale of Peter Rabbit Saturday July 8, 10:30 – 11am and 2 – 2:30pm Sunday, July 9, 12 – 12:30pm and 2 – 2:30pm Hamilton Hall, Floor 1 Come listen to a familiar favorite story and meet the adventurous Peter Rabbit. Then, play[...]
Innovate & Imagine: Rigamajig 11:30 am
Innovate & Imagine: Rigamajig
Jul 8 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Innovate & Imagine: Rigamajig Tuesday and Saturday, 11:30am – 12:30pm Hamilton Hall, Floor 1 Follow your curiosity and innovate with wooden planks, wheels, pulleys, nuts, bolts and ropes. Work together to imagine and construct your own amazing creation.
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 8 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Very Special Storytime: The Tale of Peter Rabbit 2:00 pm
Very Special Storytime: The Tale of Peter Rabbit
Jul 8 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Very Special Storytime: <em>The Tale of Peter Rabbit</em>
Very Special Storytime: The Tale of Peter Rabbit Saturday July 8, 10:30 – 11am and 2 – 2:30pm Sunday, July 9, 12 – 12:30pm and 2 – 2:30pm Hamilton Hall, Floor 1 Come listen to a familiar favorite story and meet the adventurous Peter Rabbit. Then, play[...]
Move to the Story 3:00 pm
Move to the Story
Jul 8 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a favorite book read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden 4:00 pm
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden
Jul 8 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden Wednesday and Saturday, 4 – 4:30pm Adventure Camp, Floor 1 Meet us at Adventure Camp to embark on a 30-minute STEAM adventure designed for students ages 4 – 8 years old. Fly over to a flower! In July, explore butterflies and flowers.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 8 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 11:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 9 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers Weekdays and Saturdays, 10 am – 3 pm Sundays, 11 am – 4 pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 11:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 9 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Strolling Puppets Tour 12:00 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour
Jul 9 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 12 – 12:30pm Storyland, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a kid-friendly tour and conversation in Storyland!
Very Special Storytime: The Tale of Peter Rabbit 12:00 pm
Very Special Storytime: The Tale of Peter Rabbit
Jul 9 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Very Special Storytime: <em>The Tale of Peter Rabbit</em>
Very Special Storytime: The Tale of Peter Rabbit Saturday July 8, 10:30 – 11am and 2 – 2:30pm Sunday, July 9, 12 – 12:30pm and 2 – 2:30pm Hamilton Hall, Floor 1 Come listen to a familiar favorite story and meet the adventurous Peter Rabbit. Then, play[...]
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 9 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Very Special Storytime: The Tale of Peter Rabbit 2:00 pm
Very Special Storytime: The Tale of Peter Rabbit
Jul 9 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Very Special Storytime: <em>The Tale of Peter Rabbit</em>
Very Special Storytime: The Tale of Peter Rabbit Saturday July 8, 10:30 – 11am and 2 – 2:30pm Sunday, July 9, 12 – 12:30pm and 2 – 2:30pm Hamilton Hall, Floor 1 Come listen to a familiar favorite story and meet the adventurous Peter Rabbit. Then, play[...]
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 2:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 9 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Move to the Story 3:00 pm
Move to the Story
Jul 9 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a favorite book read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 9 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 11:00 am
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Strolling Puppets Tour 12:00 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour
Jul 10 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 12 – 12:30pm Storyland, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a kid-friendly tour and conversation in Storyland!
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 10 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 10 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 11 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 11:00 am
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Innovate & Imagine: Rigamajig 11:30 am
Innovate & Imagine: Rigamajig
Jul 11 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Innovate & Imagine: Rigamajig Tuesday and Saturday, 11:30am – 12:30pm Hamilton Hall, Floor 1 Follow your curiosity and innovate with wooden planks, wheels, pulleys, nuts, bolts and ropes. Work together to imagine and construct your own amazing creation.
Strolling Puppets Tour 12:00 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour
Jul 11 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 12 – 12:30pm Storyland, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a kid-friendly tour and conversation in Storyland!
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 11 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Learning Lab 2:00 pm
Learning Lab
Jul 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Learning Lab Tuesdays and Fridays, 2 – 3:30pm Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor A collaboration between Please Touch Museum and Temple University Meet scientists, ask questions, and be part of research projects all about play and early learning.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 11 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 12 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 11:00 am
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Strolling Puppets Tour 12:00 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour
Jul 12 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 12 – 12:30pm Storyland, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a kid-friendly tour and conversation in Storyland!
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 12 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden 4:00 pm
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden
Jul 12 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden Wednesday and Saturday, 4 – 4:30pm Adventure Camp, Floor 1 Meet us at Adventure Camp to embark on a 30-minute STEAM adventure designed for students ages 4 – 8 years old. Fly over to a flower! In July, explore butterflies and flowers.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 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 March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 13 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 11:00 am
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Strolling Puppets Tour 12:00 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour
Jul 13 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 12 – 12:30pm Storyland, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a kid-friendly tour and conversation in Storyland!
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 13 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Maker Program: Recyclable Creations for the Garden 2:00 pm
Maker Program: Recyclable Creations for the Garden
Jul 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Maker Program: Recyclable Creations for the Garden Thursdays, 2 – 3pm Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor What does a garden need? Join us for an hour-long open- ended exploration of recyclable materials and tools to help a garden grow.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 13 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 14 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Learning Lab 2:00 pm
Learning Lab
Jul 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Learning Lab Tuesdays and Fridays, 2 – 3:30pm Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor A collaboration between Please Touch Museum and Temple University Meet scientists, ask questions, and be part of research projects all about play and early learning.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 14 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 15 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Innovate & Imagine: Rigamajig 11:30 am
Innovate & Imagine: Rigamajig
Jul 15 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Innovate & Imagine: Rigamajig Tuesday and Saturday, 11:30am – 12:30pm Hamilton Hall, Floor 1 Follow your curiosity and innovate with wooden planks, wheels, pulleys, nuts, bolts and ropes. Work together to imagine and construct your own amazing creation.
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 15 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden 4:00 pm
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden
Jul 15 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden Wednesday and Saturday, 4 – 4:30pm Adventure Camp, Floor 1 Meet us at Adventure Camp to embark on a 30-minute STEAM adventure designed for students ages 4 – 8 years old. Fly over to a flower! In July, explore butterflies and flowers.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 15 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 11:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 16 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers Weekdays and Saturdays, 10 am – 3 pm Sundays, 11 am – 4 pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 11:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 16 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Strolling Puppets Tour 12:00 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour
Jul 16 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 12 – 12:30pm Storyland, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a kid-friendly tour and conversation in Storyland!
Move to the Story 3:00 pm
Move to the Story
Jul 16 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a favorite book read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 16 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 11:00 am
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Strolling Puppets Tour 12:00 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour
Jul 17 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 12 – 12:30pm Storyland, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a kid-friendly tour and conversation in Storyland!
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 17 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 11:00 am
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Innovate & Imagine: Rigamajig 11:30 am
Innovate & Imagine: Rigamajig
Jul 18 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Innovate & Imagine: Rigamajig Tuesday and Saturday, 11:30am – 12:30pm Hamilton Hall, Floor 1 Follow your curiosity and innovate with wooden planks, wheels, pulleys, nuts, bolts and ropes. Work together to imagine and construct your own amazing creation.
Strolling Puppets Tour 12:00 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour
Jul 18 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 12 – 12:30pm Storyland, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a kid-friendly tour and conversation in Storyland!
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 18 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Learning Lab 2:00 pm
Learning Lab
Jul 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Learning Lab Tuesdays and Fridays, 2 – 3:30pm Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor A collaboration between Please Touch Museum and Temple University Meet scientists, ask questions, and be part of research projects all about play and early learning.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 18 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 19 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 11:00 am
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Learning Lab 11:00 am
Learning Lab
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learning Lab Wednesday 7/19, 7/26 11:00 AM-2:00 PM City Park A collaboration between Please Touch Museum and Temple University Meet scientists, ask questions, and be part of research projects all about play and early learning.
Strolling Puppets Tour 12:00 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour
Jul 19 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 12 – 12:30pm Storyland, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a kid-friendly tour and conversation in Storyland!
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 19 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden 4:00 pm
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden
Jul 19 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden Wednesday and Saturday, 4 – 4:30pm Adventure Camp, Floor 1 Meet us at Adventure Camp to embark on a 30-minute STEAM adventure designed for students ages 4 – 8 years old. Fly over to a flower! In July, explore butterflies and flowers.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 19 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 20 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 11:00 am
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Strolling Puppets Tour 12:00 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour
Jul 20 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 12 – 12:30pm Storyland, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a kid-friendly tour and conversation in Storyland!
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 20 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Maker Program: Recyclable Creations for the Garden 2:00 pm
Maker Program: Recyclable Creations for the Garden
Jul 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Maker Program: Recyclable Creations for the Garden Thursdays, 2 – 3pm Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor What does a garden need? Join us for an hour-long open- ended exploration of recyclable materials and tools to help a garden grow.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 20 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 21 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Learning Lab 2:00 pm
Learning Lab
Jul 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Learning Lab Tuesdays and Fridays, 2 – 3:30pm Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor A collaboration between Please Touch Museum and Temple University Meet scientists, ask questions, and be part of research projects all about play and early learning.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 21 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Ruff Ruff Rescue Meet and Greet 11:30 am
Ruff Ruff Rescue Meet and Greet
Jul 22 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Ruff Ruff Rescue Meet and Greet
Ruff Ruff Rescue! Saturday July 22, 11:30 – 12:30pm and 1:30 – 2:30pm Sunday, July 23, 11:30 – 12:30pm and 1:30 – 2:30pm Hamilton Hall, Floor 1 Bring your whole patrol to Please Touch Museum to meet your favorite fire pup! Meet and Greets bring little ones[...]
Ruff Ruff Rescue Meet and Greet 1:30 pm
Ruff Ruff Rescue Meet and Greet
Jul 22 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Ruff Ruff Rescue Meet and Greet
Ruff Ruff Rescue! Saturday July 22, 11:30 – 12:30pm and 1:30 – 2:30pm Sunday, July 23, 11:30 – 12:30pm and 1:30 – 2:30pm Hamilton Hall, Floor 1 Bring your whole patrol to Please Touch Museum to meet your favorite fire pup! Meet and Greets bring little ones[...]
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 22 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden 4:00 pm
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden
Jul 22 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden Wednesday and Saturday, 4 – 4:30pm Adventure Camp, Floor 1 Meet us at Adventure Camp to embark on a 30-minute STEAM adventure designed for students ages 4 – 8 years old. Fly over to a flower! In July, explore butterflies and flowers.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 22 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 11:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 23 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers Weekdays and Saturdays, 10 am – 3 pm Sundays, 11 am – 4 pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a[...]
Ruff Ruff Rescue Meet and Greet 11:30 am
Ruff Ruff Rescue Meet and Greet
Jul 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Ruff Ruff Rescue Meet and Greet
Ruff Ruff Rescue! Saturday July 22, 11:30 – 12:30pm and 1:30 – 2:30pm Sunday, July 23, 11:30 – 12:30pm and 1:30 – 2:30pm Hamilton Hall, Floor 1 Bring your whole patrol to Please Touch Museum to meet your favorite fire pup! Meet and Greets bring little ones[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 11:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 23 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Strolling Puppets Tour 12:00 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour
Jul 23 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 12 – 12:30pm Storyland, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a kid-friendly tour and conversation in Storyland!
Ruff Ruff Rescue Meet and Greet 1:30 pm
Ruff Ruff Rescue Meet and Greet
Jul 23 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Ruff Ruff Rescue Meet and Greet
Ruff Ruff Rescue! Saturday July 22, 11:30 – 12:30pm and 1:30 – 2:30pm Sunday, July 23, 11:30 – 12:30pm and 1:30 – 2:30pm Hamilton Hall, Floor 1 Bring your whole patrol to Please Touch Museum to meet your favorite fire pup! Meet and Greets bring little ones[...]
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 23 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 2:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 23 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Move to the Story 3:00 pm
Move to the Story
Jul 23 @ 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a favorite book read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 23 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 11:00 am
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 24 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 25 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 11:00 am
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Innovate & Imagine: Rigamajig 11:30 am
Innovate & Imagine: Rigamajig
Jul 25 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Innovate & Imagine: Rigamajig Tuesday and Saturday, 11:30am – 12:30pm Hamilton Hall, Floor 1 Follow your curiosity and innovate with wooden planks, wheels, pulleys, nuts, bolts and ropes. Work together to imagine and construct your own amazing creation.
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 25 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Learning Lab 2:00 pm
Learning Lab
Jul 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Learning Lab Tuesdays and Fridays, 2 – 3:30pm Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor A collaboration between Please Touch Museum and Temple University Meet scientists, ask questions, and be part of research projects all about play and early learning.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 25 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 26 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Learning Lab 11:00 am
Learning Lab
Jul 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learning Lab Wednesday 7/19, 7/26 11:00 AM-2:00 PM City Park A collaboration between Please Touch Museum and Temple University Meet scientists, ask questions, and be part of research projects all about play and early learning.
Strolling Puppets Tour 12:00 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour
Jul 26 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 12 – 12:30pm Storyland, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a kid-friendly tour and conversation in Storyland!
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 26 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden 4:00 pm
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden
Jul 26 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden Wednesday and Saturday, 4 – 4:30pm Adventure Camp, Floor 1 Meet us at Adventure Camp to embark on a 30-minute STEAM adventure designed for students ages 4 – 8 years old. Fly over to a flower! In July, explore butterflies and flowers.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 27 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 11:00 am
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Strolling Puppets Tour 12:00 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour
Jul 27 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 12 – 12:30pm Storyland, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a kid-friendly tour and conversation in Storyland!
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 27 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Maker Program: Recyclable Creations for the Garden 2:00 pm
Maker Program: Recyclable Creations for the Garden
Jul 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Maker Program: Recyclable Creations for the Garden Thursdays, 2 – 3pm Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor What does a garden need? Join us for an hour-long open- ended exploration of recyclable materials and tools to help a garden grow.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 27 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 28 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Learning Lab 2:00 pm
Learning Lab
Jul 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Learning Lab Tuesdays and Fridays, 2 – 3:30pm Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor A collaboration between Please Touch Museum and Temple University Meet scientists, ask questions, and be part of research projects all about play and early learning.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 28 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 29 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden 4:00 pm
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden
Jul 29 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Adventurous Afternoons: Butterfly Garden Wednesday and Saturday, 4 – 4:30pm Adventure Camp, Floor 1 Meet us at Adventure Camp to embark on a 30-minute STEAM adventure designed for students ages 4 – 8 years old. Fly over to a flower! In July, explore butterflies and flowers.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 29 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 11:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 30 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers Weekdays and Saturdays, 10 am – 3 pm Sundays, 11 am – 4 pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a[...]
Strolling Puppets Tour 12:00 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour
Jul 30 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Strolling Puppets Tour Monday – Thursday and Sunday, 12 – 12:30pm Storyland, Floor 1 Drop in anytime and join our educator and strolling puppet for a kid-friendly tour and conversation in Storyland!
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 2:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 30 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 30 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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Move to the Story 9:30 am
Move to the Story
Jul 31 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Move to the Story Monday – Saturday: 9:30 – 10 am Sunday, 3 – 3:30 pm Storyland, Floor 1 Bring your favorite stories to life! Listen to a read aloud and then act out parts of a story together.
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10:00 am
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Program Room: Found Material Plants and Flowers 10am-3pm Program Room, Floor 1 Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! Enjoy the sights and scents of a summer garden with your very own colorful creation. Using a variety of recycled[...]
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 10:00 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Tot Spot: G is for Gardens 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,[...]
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches 11:00 am
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches
Jul 31 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Drop-In and Draw: Glorious Garden Sketches Monday – Thursday, 11am – 12:30pm Sunday, 2:30 – 4pm Please Touch Garden *in case of inclimate weather, this Program will meet at Peter Rabbit’s Garden in Storyland Drop-in to look closely to see what’s growing in the Please Touch Garden.[...]
Storytime: Storyland Classics 1:30 pm
Storytime: Storyland Classics
Jul 31 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Storytime: Family Sunday June 18, 1:30 – 2pm Storyland Exhibit Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories featured in the Storyland exhibition.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Jul 31 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30-4:45 pm Hamilton Hall, First Floor March in a musical parade through the Museum, and add your own sounds and moves to close out a special day at PTM.
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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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