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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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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
4231 Avenue of the Republic Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19131-3719
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

brings back memories of when I went as a kid now I get to enjoy taking my own kids here its an awesome place to visit

Thank salina r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had been wanting to take my son but we live out of state. I had to be in the Philly area so this was first on my list. Parking wasn't an issue at all and was great. The museum was smaller than I thought...More

1  Thank SMills324
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding! We can’t fault this place. On a visit from England we took our two year old here. He had an amazing time. Will visit again next time we are in Philadelphia.

Thank SV1000s
Reviewed 25 October 2017

I have been here for a friend's daughter's birthday party. It was one of the coolest places I have ever been to. I recommend taking your children here. So many fun hands on activities.

Thank devlinbriana
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We went here with our two small children. We all loved it. The Daniel Tiger visiting exhibit was great. We also loved the downstairs area with the little village and the grocery store. It is quite expensive, but we were very lucky as their credit...More

Thank goldengirl217
Reviewed 21 October 2017

we saw the terracotta solders exhibition was was amazing, very well laid out and organised. the whole museum was modern, clean and staff very friendly.

Thank peter7685
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice children’s museum. I’ve been to several in various states and this one is is located inside a beautiful building and very large. However, the prices and parking fees in addition to the repetitive themes of the “exhibits” forces me to give it 4...More

Thank shatterah
Reviewed 12 October 2017

If you have a child under 10 you must take them to the Please Touch Museum. We took our 17 month old granddaughter and if it was up to her she would have left us at the entrance and just run amok in the place....More

Thank Slam2u2
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We have been members for three years and it does not disapoint. The staff is alwys very friendly, kind and helpful. On my first visit there a wonderful woman on the staff took pity on me and my overwhelmed face and told me - "honey...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Kids loved it. They enjoy playing in all the different section. Best ages between 2 to 6. But honestly, way to expensive ...19$ per entrance for Everyone over 1 year old. And you have to pay extra for the caroussel....:( No animation, no art craft,...More

Thank Andree-anne F
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26 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