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Special Events | Please Touch Playhouse Performances | Character Appearances

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Please Touch Museum: First Wednesdays
Please Touch Museum: First Wednesdays
Jan 3 all-day
Please Touch Museum: First Wednesdays
January  3rd 1st Wednesday – Home Away From Home Nothing beats staying nice and cozy at home during the winter. Explore through play what makes a home, a home!   On the first Wednesday of every month, Please Touch Museum is open until 7 pm for two[...]
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Pop Up Holiday: Winter Feast
Pop Up Holiday: Winter Feast
Jan 6 all-day
  Pop Up Holiday January 6th: Winter Feast Calling chefs, young and old, for a buffet of special programming.  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[...]
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National Rubber Ducky Day 10:00 am
National Rubber Ducky Day
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
National Rubber Ducky Day
The Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School (PALCS) is a state-approved public cyber school for students in kindergarten through 12th grade who reside in Pennsylvania. The PALCS community digitally connects students and parents to PA-certified teachers and innovative curriculum. Learn more at: http://www.palcs.org
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Member Early Opening 9:00 am
Member Early Opening
Jan 14 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Member Early Opening Please Touch Museum will open early for our members from 9 am – 11 am.
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MLK Day Celebration
MLK Day Celebration
Jan 15 all-day
MLK Day Celebration Do you dream? Martin Luther King, Jr. had a dream that helped change the United States! Celebrate this visionary’s dreams through art and stories   Creative Arts Studio Wish Tree 10 AM – 3 PM Centennial Arts Room  All ages Create works of art[...]
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PAWs for Reading 1:30 pm
PAWs for Reading
Jan 19 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
January 19th: PAWs for Reading 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 and confident and have fun! After[...]
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Immigrant Alphabet
Immigrant Alphabet
Jan 20 all-day
Immigrant Alphabet
Immigrant Alphabet- January 20 A is for America! Explore the many wonderful cultures that make up the fabric of our country. *In Partnership with Al Bustan Seeds of Culture Program Room Immigrant Alphabet 11:00 am-3:00 pm Centennial Arts Studio All ages Create works of art inspired by[...]
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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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