Hours & Admission


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 and Christmas Day: CLOSED


Members and children under age 1: Free
Adults and children 1 and older: $17
Carousel Rides: $3
First Wednesday nights of each month, 4 to 7 p.m.: only: $2

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Group Rates (Parties of 15 or more)

Field Trips (Schools and Camps)

Birthday Parties

Access Programs

Art Reach: Please Touch Museum is proud to be a member of the Access Admissions program.  Visitors with Access cards are invited to visit the museum during normal business hours for a deeply discounted rate.  One card admits the cardholder and up to three friends or family members at a rate of $2 per person.  Individuals must show a Pennsylvania Access card with valid photo I.D.

First Wednesdays: First Wednesdays at Please Touch Museum at feature two extra hours of play and deeply discounted admission on the first Wednesday of each month from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Admission is $2 per person during these hours.

Discounted Admission Programs

Association of Children’s Museums Reciprocal Network

Photography and Video

You may use still and video cameras in the museum. At the same time, note that we routinely capture images, video and audio for promotional purposes. Your entrance into the museum constitutes your consent to appear in promotional materials.

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Visitors Notice

Visitor safety and security is of the utmost importance to us. Please be aware that security cameras are in use throughout the Museum.

Please note that Please Touch Museum is not responsible for any lost, stolen, or damaged property. Please be mindful of your personal belongs when visiting the Museum.

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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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