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Please Touch Museum, Pennsylvania

Please Touch Museum

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4231 Avenue of the RepublicPhiladelphiaPennsylvania 19131
215-581-3181
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Hands-On Fun at the Please Touch Museum

Play all day at the Please Touch Museum, one of the country's top children's museums located in historic Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park. The Museum's six interactive exhibit zones are designed for kids, but adults love them too. Hands-on learning and exploration is the focus of this fun museum that features different themes such as Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and the Fairytale Garden. Don't miss riding the beautiful carousel dating from 1908! The museum also hosts adult programs including the "Centennial Grown-Up Tour.

Details

Hours -

Open daily: Monday-Saturday 9am-5pm; Sundays 11am-5pm

Prices -

$16 for children and adults. Children under one year old and members are free.

Events

  • Target First Wednesdays
  • Centennial Grown-Up Tours
  • President Ulysses S. Grant and the Great Centennial Banana Mystery

Activities

  • Story time at the Story Castle
  • Live theater and puppet shows
  • Music and dance performances
  • Interactive exhibits
  • Character appearances
Photos Courtesy of Please Touch Museum
Hours & Prices are subject to change; please visit the attraction's official website for current rates and times.

Museum Photography & Video Policy

Be aware that the Museum takes images and video during visiting hours that may be used in promotional and marketing materials for the Museum, as well as for the Museum’s website or social media. Please alert the admissions desk staff if your image cannot be used by the Museum for promotional purposes.

Philadelphia CityPASS

The Philadelphia CityPASS lets you visit five of the city's best attractions, including the Please Touch Museum, while saving big on admission prices. Passes can be purchased at any of the participating attractions, are good for nine days, and cost $59 for adults (13+) and $39 for children ages 2-12.

FAQs

  • When is the best time to visit?


    Mondays are a great time to visit when there are no scheduled groups, as well as sunny days, because the Museum tends to be busy on rainy and snowy days.
  • What are the membership options?


    There are five membership options at the Museum, starting at $150 for a Basic Membership, which gives free admission for up to four people - a great deal for families! Besides unlimited free admission for one year, all memberships include free parking and many discounts.

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