APS Family Fun Day

12:00 p. m. - 4:00 p.m ET

This event is free and open to the public

Jefferson Garden

105 S. 5th Street

Philadelphia, PA 19106

A picture of families making crafts

Photo Credit: Johanna Austin, www.AustinArt.org

Sunday, October 8th, 12:00 p. m. - 4:00 p.m. | Jefferson Garden

Join us on Sunday, October 8th for the APS Museum’s Family Fun Day! This free program will take place from 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. in the Jefferson Garden, located at 105 South 5th Street.  

Engage in a variety of science related activities as we welcome the fall weather and celebrate the last few months of the Pursuit & Persistence: 300 Years of Women in Science exhibition. 

Hands-on activities for the whole family brought to you by the American Philosophical Society, Wyck Historic House, and the Independence National Historical Park. Be prepared to celebrate the beginning of fall with games and activities (and some snacks too*)!

This free family friendly event is appropriate for guests of all ages. The exhibition Pursuit & Persistence: 300 Years of Women in Science, located across the street in Philosophical Hall, will be open throughout the program.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected].  


Please note that photographs or video may be taken by museum staff throughout the event for educational and/or promotional materials.

*While supplies last.