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Daytime Programming

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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From 10am – 4pm:

Discovery Apron: Color Lenses

Wednesday 10am – 4pm

Through Please Touch- please see Museum Experience staff with black aprons

All Ages with adult caregiver

Discover something new in our Exhibitions.  Each month ask what’s in the apron to add more to your play!


Tot Spot: E is for Emotions

10 – 10:30 am

Nature’s Pond, Main Level

Ages: 2-3 with adult caregiver

Join in activities, songs, and play especially designed to offer our youngest visitors time and space to socialize with others and strengthen early learning skills.


Creative Arts Studio

11 am- 2pm

Creative Arts Studio, Lower Level

All ages with adult caregiver

Drop in any time to experiment with materials and process, as you create works of art inspired by your trip to the Museum.


Discovery Zone: Giant Tangrams

11 am – 4 pm

Hamilton Hall, Main Level

All Ages with adult caregiver

Stop by the Zone to play in new and innovative ways! Each month features a new toy or a rediscovery of a favorite toy.


Muslim Cultures Near and Far Storytime

1:30 – 2 pm

Wordsworth’s Cottage, Main Level

All ages with adult caregiver

Get cozy and listen to stories, sing songs, and build literacy skills with stories that tie to our monthly program themes.


Drop-In & Draw: Toys You Love

2-3 pm

Outside of Creative Arts Studio, Lower Level

Ages: 4+ with adult caregiver

Drop-in, look closely, grab a piece of paper, and draw.


Adventurous Afternoon: I Heart Science

3:30- 4pm

Healthy Me, Healthy Family, Healthy Community, Lower Level

Ages: 4+ with adult caregiver

Embark on a 30-minute adventure to ignite curiosity for science and nature through observations, questions, and play.


Signature Events + Family Festivals

Our signature events include family festivals and holiday pop-ups. They offer expanded performance and educational offerings with a special focus that may celebrate cultural traditions and holidays, connect to national and local events, or highlight an area of focus in our exhibits.

Performing Arts

The Playhouse at Please Touch Museum invites children to exercise their imaginations and enter new worlds. Inside the theater, visitors experience theater in engaging, interactive and unexpected ways. The Playhouse is the perfect way to introduce young children to the performing arts!

Play Without Boundaries

Play Without Boundaries is a program and early opening for children with learning and developmental disabilities and those on the autism spectrum. It is a free event with registration. Enjoy the museum before it is open to the public with activities and experiences designed especially for this program, including sensory toys, performances and guest presenters. The Museum will be calmer and quieter with fewer people and reduced lighting and sound in exhibition areas.

Please Touch Museum is committed to providing experiences in exhibits and programs that are accessible and inclusive for all visitors.

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Our Mascot Needs a Name!

Vote now to name our mascot, debuting at Please Touch Museum’s Birthday Bash on October 7, 2018!

 Vote Now!