Hours & Admission


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
New Year’s Day: 11 am to 5 pm

Thanksgiving and Christmas Day: CLOSED


Members and children under age 1: Free
Adults and children 1 and older: $19
Carousel Rides: 1 ride for $3 or unlimited for $5
First Wednesday nights of each month, 4 to 7 p.m.: only: $2

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First Wednesdays

First Wednesdays at Please Touch Museum 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.

Ways to Save

The Museum offers several discount programs for qualifying guests. Visit our ways to save page for more information on reduced admission programs.

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 be photographed and appear in promotional materials.

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 belongings when visiting the Museum.

For the safety of our visitors and staff, no weapons of any kind (concealed or open carry), firearms, or hazardous materials are permitted in the Museum or its grounds. The Museum is committed to maintaining a safe and secure environment. Anyone possessing any dangerous materials will be asked to remove it from our premises immediately.

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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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