Please Touch Museum, Philadelphia

4.5
Please Touch Museum invites children of all ages to interact with imaginary worlds. You'll notice that the exhibits feature movie props and items from popular children's stories, like the walking piano from the film "Big" or more than three decades of "Star Wars" toys. All exhibits and displays are kid friendly and made to be touched. Be sure to enjoy the Woodside Park carousel from 1908 that's been rebuilt in the museum. To visit Please Touch Museum on your holiday in Philadelphia, and find out what else Philadelphia has to offer, use our Philadelphia travel planning app .
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  • We love this place! We were here when my oldest son was 3 and made a special trip to come back 5 years later. Our boys, now 8 and 3, loved it. The cafe has decent food and not exorbitantly priced. The...  more »
  • A place that you should not miss if you have small children, between 1-7 years will be super fun and up to 10 years can to entertain. How your name is made says it so the guys to experience touching everything. This divided by sectors: experiences with water, building with blocks, driving a mini backhoe, three, carrousel, and more things. Dediquele various hours so that children can do what you like him without trouble.
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  • This is an amazing place for young kids on rainy days! Get that energy out and have some fun with the kids.  more »
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  • My girlfriend and I took her 6-year-old daughter here and she had an absolute blast. There are tons of fun activities for kids and adults to check out together, plus lots of informative and educational exhibits to get those young minds turning. We had so much fun and will definitely be back!
  • What a great way to spend the day with the kids. The place is huge, with more than 20 big, interactive place spaces with themes that range from construction to waterways to healthcare. Our 2 and 4 year old daughters absolutely loved it. If you have little ones and you’re within driving distance you should definitely make the trip. Note that there’s tons of free street parking right in front of the building.
  • Great museum for kids and adults alike. We brought our granddaughter and grandson here during the holidays and both had a great time. The museum is never packed to the brim so to speak so it gives an opportunity to actually enjoy it. We will be returning next weekend. I'm not giving it 5 stars because the food options are very limited.
  • Awesome place, my kids loved it and can't wait to go back! Price is reasonable and free street parking all around the museum. Cafe is a little pricey but you can pack your own lunch.
  • I remember coming here when I was a kid and now as a parent I love bringing my children here (both under 6). There's a wide range of hands on activities that young kids can enjoy including a kid-sized grocery store, a large water table, and a beautiful carousel. The food court also has a number of nice selections. The food court's a little pricey but no more than any amusement park. All in all it's a great way to spend a day with kids.
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