Pennsylvania

Please Touch Museum

 
Please Touch Museum®, the Children's Museum of Philadelphia, incorporates its long-standing philosophy of “learning through play” throughout two entire floors of interactive exhibits. An early childhood museum experience incorporates elements of PA, NJ and DE state curriculum standards and features music, art, literacy and STEM programming and exhibits. Bring your school, scout or homeschool group to learn and play in our galleries, ride a historic carousel and even stay for lunch. Offering full and partial day packages. Youth groups of 15 or more are welcome with advance reservations Tues–Fri.Call 215-581-3170 or click here.
 
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Contact Info
Address: 4231 Ave. of the Republic
, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131. Philadelphia County. Tel: 215-581-3170. Email: groupsales@pleasetouchmuseum.org. Website: www.pleasetouchmuseum.org. Hrs: Mon.-Sat. 9AM-5PM. Sun. 11AM-5PM. Contact: Sales Associate.

Trip Info
Grade Level: PreK-2rd. Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 3+ hours. Cost: Full day ($17.00 per person) or partial day ($14.00 per person) packages are available. Both include an orientation upon arrival, a group carousel ride, exploration in all exhibits and the use of a private lunchroom.   
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Art, Science.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Art, Science.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Children's Museum Lesson Plan

Gravity, robotics, health and fitness, culture, engineering, environment, and art are just a few of the educational topics that young students can learn about and experiment with at children’s museums. Children’s museums provide hands-on, colorful, interactive exhibits that help young students learn about a variety of topics.... Continue