We’ve been hosting this thoroughly engaging program at the Museum and now we’re taking it on the road! The theme for the ON THE ROAD! edition is “The Power of You!” Your students will enjoy a full hour of storytelling, art, music, and dance that supports the development of proud and confident children.


Here’s how READ & ROMP ON THE ROAD! works:
Each visit from READ & ROMP ON THE ROAD! is centered around one special story. There are three stories in the series, but you can customize the program to your specific needs by choosing one, two or all three visits.

These are the books we are reading:
• One by Kathryn Otoshi
-includes a a fun, crazy science experiment
• Giraffes Can’t Dance by Giles Andreae
-includes a wild jungle dance party
• I Like Myself by Karen Beaumont
-answers the question: “How can I take care of me?”
This is what each visit includes:
• A Read & Romp Educator will visit your school/center.
• One full hour of activity is provided, including:
-Themed storytelling
-Hands-on, theme-related project
-Giggle Romp, Dance Romp and Silly Romps

To learn more about having READ & ROMP ON THE ROAD! come to your school or daycare center, please submit the interest form below. Questions, please call our Education Department at 215.925.2800, x111 or email mused@libertymuseum.org

  • Contact Information

  • About our visit to your school

  • If you are requesting fewer than the complete three book series, we will discuss which book(s) you wish us to read when we contact you.
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  • Thank you for your interest in READ & ROMP ON THE ROAD! We will be in touch with you shortly with complete information, including pricing and availability.



We Can Be Heroes Exhibition –
Call to Artists

Philly Loves Bowie Week (January 3-12) is an annual volunteer production created by a family of committed fans of the superstar David Bowie who felt it was important to gather together as a community to celebrate a truly one-of-a-kind performer. The National Liberty Museum will be participating in these Bowie-themed events with an exhibition in our GlassAccess Gallery called, We Can Be Heroes.

Artists who use glass, clay, paint, pencil, video, and other materials are invited to submit their works which relate to the general theme of David Bowie. Learn more and apply to participate today.

Destined for the Stars
by Ricky Bernstein

Destined for the Stars, a solo exhibition of painted glass, aluminum, and mixed media wall-reliefs. will be on display in our GlassAccess Gallery from August 2 - December 2, 2019. In this limited-time show, artist Ricky Bernstein celebrates victories over life’s everyday challenges, making the point that we are all heroes in our own right. Don't miss the opportunity to see this colorful and imaginative display. Learn more.

Learn about the 2019 Awards of Valor Honorees

This annual awards program, presented by YOUR LOCAL CHEVROLET DEALERS, honors police officers, firefighters, EMTs and other emergency responders for extraordinary acts of courage, empathy, and meritorious service. The 2019 Awards have been presented to this year's honorees, Please click here for the names of the winners.

Chevrolet supports first responders. Learn more.

Read and Romp

Join us with your little learner, ages 2-6, for Read & Romp, an exciting hour of imaginative storytelling, interactive games, and creative crafts in the Museum’s galleries.

The upcoming Read & Romps will be held on Monday morning October 21. Check our events calendar for complete details.