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Please Touch Museum

4231 Avenue of the Republic Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19131-3719
+1 215-581-3181
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Hands-on museum where adults and children can learn and explore together. The museum is open Monday-Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sundays 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Admission is $17 for adults and children age one and over. Children under one are free.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
4231 Avenue of the Republic Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19131-3719
Fairmount Park
+1 215-581-3181
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There is so much to do with young children. We always arrive first thing so we can play when there aren’t crowds. We also had our sons first birthday party there. The birthday party was great and everyone was able to enjoy the facility for...More

Thank Mindy W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Finally, a museum where children are encouraged to not only touch the exhibits, but interact with them! From the huge water table experience, to the train exhibit and Alice in Wonderland treehouse and all that goes with it, all areas were exciting and unique. The...More

Thank muckandduck
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spend about 3 hours here with our 7 and 9 year old grandchildren. Both of the children loved this museum and said it was their favorite part of our Philadelphia trip. This historic building was lovely, clean, and spacious. The children loved the hands...More

Thank stravel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our granddaughter is a very active and hands on kid. This is a great place to let her roam and touch and play with everything. We caught a cute puppet show about the Pinch Bear. Cute story and we'll done.Found a few things for an...More

Thank Glotraveling
Reviewed 1 week ago

Getting to the museum took forever because of all the road closures. Once there recommend parking on the street, way too expensive to park in the lot (no benefit either). This historical site is beautiful and huge so we were expecting a lot inside. Our...More

Thank Needstotravelmore12
Reviewed 1 week ago

We take our grandchildren there and it is special place, clean and well-organized. It has been the site of many happy memories!

Thank JimLBoise
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome place to visit with young kids. hand-on experience of every exhibit makes this place an unique place. Highly recommended.

Thank Nil N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful place to take your children and to expose them to things that they can actually interact with.

Thank Gloria B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As a former annual membership holder, I had to stop in with family and check out this old favorite. Alot of the museum was as I remembered it. Water play area, tree house, building blocks and Merry-Go-Round by the cafeteria. Outside grounds are nice for...More

Thank MissyPA71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My 3, 9 and 10 year olds all enjoyed themselves. Highly recommend if in the area. We were there for 3 hours and didn't even notice. Love the indoor carousel. Will be back.

Thank Ivey U
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27 August 2017|
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Response from Dvora E | Reviewed this property |
My daughter is 9 and enjoyed most of it.
Nitsa A
24 August 2017|
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Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
I also have food issues with my granddaughter and no one stopped us from bringing in food.
john r
18 August 2017|
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Response from Denise K | Reviewed this property |
pretty much everyone has responded with the same answer. Use AAA for a better discount. You can go on AAA and see about getting your tickets from them. They are very good for having discounted tickets. Also, group pricing is... More