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Special Events | Please Touch Playhouse Performances | Character Appearances

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Play Without Boundaries 9:00 am
Play Without Boundaries
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Play Without Boundaries
Please join us for Play Without Boundaries, a program and early opening for kids with learning and developmental disabilities and those on the autism spectrum. PWB early openings provide an opportunity for families to enjoy the museum before it is open to the public without the crowds[...]
Main Line Parent and Philadelphia Family 2017 Education Fair 11:00 am
Main Line Parent and Philadelphia Family 2017 Education Fair
Oct 1 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Main Line Parent and Philadelphia Family 2017 Education Fair
  Main Line Parent and Philadelphia Family 2017 Education Fair Looking for the perfect school? Find it at the Main Line Parent and Philadelphia Family Education Fair! Get face-to-face with local private and public schools and enrichment programs from around the region, then enjoy a day of[...]
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First Wednesday: Sukkot
First Wednesday: Sukkot
Oct 4 all-day
First Wednesday: Sukkot
First Wednesday: Sukkot We’re celebrating the Jewish holiday of Sukkot this First Wednesday by building sukkahs, reflecting on nature, and enjoying the Autumn harvest. On the first Wednesday of every month, Please Touch Museum is open until 7 pm for two extra hours of play, and offers[...]
First Wednesday: Extended Hours and $2 Admission 4:00 pm
First Wednesday: Extended Hours and $2 Admission
Oct 4 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
First Wednesday: Extended Hours and $2 Admission
Please Touch Museum celebrates the first Wednesday of every month by offering discounted admission and 2 extra hours of play! On the first Wednesday of every month, admission is $2/person beginning at 4 PM.  The Museum stays open til 7 PM to allow for 2 extra hours[...]
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Family Festival: Sukkot
Family Festival: Sukkot
Oct 5 – Oct 11 all-day
Family Festival: Sukkot
Family Festival: Sukkot We’re celebrating the Jewish holiday of Sukkot this week by building sukkahs, reflecting on nature, and enjoying the Autumn harvest at this play-based cultural exploration designed for families. Special Family Activity: Art Installation Sukkah Please Touch Museum Entrance 9am – 5pm Stop by the[...]
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Member Early Opening: Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit 9:00 am
Member Early Opening: Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit
Oct 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Member Early Opening: <em>Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit</em>
Don’t miss our first Members-only early opening for Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit Members are invited to join us for an exclusive members-only early opening! Enjoy private play time in the Museum before it opens to the public, explore Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit, and[...]
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Coming Out Week Storytime: Self-Empowerment and Acceptance 1:30 pm
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.
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Coming Out Week Storytime: Self-Empowerment and Acceptance 1:30 pm
Coming Out Week Storytime: Self-Empowerment and Acceptance
Oct 13 @ 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.
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Coming Out Week Storytime: Self-Empowerment and Acceptance 1:30 pm
Coming Out Week Storytime: Self-Empowerment and Acceptance
Oct 14 @ 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.
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Coming Out Week Storytime: Self-Empowerment and Acceptance 1:30 pm
Coming Out Week Storytime: Self-Empowerment and Acceptance
Oct 15 @ 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.
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PAWs for Reading 1:30 pm
PAWs for Reading
Oct 27 @ 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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Monster Mash
Monster Mash
Oct 28 all-day
Monster Mash
Join us for Monster Mash! Saturday, October 28 9am – 5pm Halloween is here, and Monster Mash is back! Celebrate with us at this Please Touch Museum Signature Event! Rock your costume a few days early to play and explore a variety of fun-filled activities. Design and[...]
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Pop Up Holiday Programming: Fall Finale
Pop Up Holiday Programming: Fall Finale
Oct 31 all-day
Pop Up Holiday Programming: Fall Finale
Pop Up Holiday Programming: Fall Finale The leaves are falling fast and the weather is getting chilly. Join us to explore the sights, sounds, and colors of the season through play at our special Fall Finale. We have even scheduled special program hours for First Wednesday on[...]
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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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