Prices and Hours | Hands-On House
Tuesday, May 24th, 2022

Today's Hours

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Planning Your Visit

Current Museum Hours

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday - Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday - Friday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Special Hours

New Year's Day
10:00 am-3:00 pm
4th of July
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve
9:00 am-3:00 pm
Christmas Day
New Year's Eve & Party
Open to the public 1:00 pm-5:00pm. Party 10-Noon

Ticket Prices

Children ages 2-10
Museums for All (SNAP Card Holders)
Tues/Wed/Thur after 1 p.m. (all visitors age 2 and up)
Active and Retired Military

Advance registration is strongly encouraged to help us maintain COVID-19 reduced capacity requirements.

Please click here to sign up for your visit.  Create a log-in to register for your admission timeslot. *Tip: Make sure to add each individual to the cart for your selected timeslot before submitting your reservation. Admission for members is free; payment for nonmembers will be collected at the door.

Mask use is required for all unvaccinated visitors, including children over age 3, and remains encouraged for all. Our staff and volunteers will continue to wear masks. Learn more about our COVID-19 safety measures.

Effective March 28, 2022, masks will be required on Thursdays and optional all other days. On Thursdays, all visitors, regardless of vaccination status, over the age of 3 will be required.

Hands-on House is a member of the Museums for All program. Those receiving food assistance (SNAP benefits) can gain reduced admission of $3 for up to 4 people to Hands-on House simply by presenting their EBT card. Card holder must be present with proper ID.

Hands-on House is proud to be a Blue Star Museum. offering free admission to active-duty military personnel and their families this summer from Armed Forces Day, May 21, 2022, through Labor Day, September 5, 2022. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families,
the Department of Defense, and participating museums across America. For details, including forms of ID, click here.

For more information on what Hands-on House is doing to promote an inclusive environment, CLICK HERE.

Check out our membership options to see what works best for your family.

Special rates are available for school and community group visits, advance reservations required.

Weekday Groups 15-120 people: $7.50 per person (children and adults)

Please call the museum at (717) 569-5437 for more information.


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