Memorial Hall

The 6th annual Lemon Run (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

5K Lemon Run Raises Money For Fight Against Pediatric Cancer

Thousands took to Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park Sunday morning for the 6th annual Lemon Run.


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Health: Thousands Expected At PurpleStride Philadelphia Supporting The Fight Against Pancreatic Cancer

The fight against pancreatic cancer comes to Philadelphia this weekend, with thousands of people joining the battle at Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park. November is Pancreatic cancer awareness month.


(The rotunda of the Please Touch Museum, at Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park.   File photo provided)

Hoping To Renegotiate Debt, ‘Please Touch’ Museum Withholds Bond Payment

Lynn McMaster, the interim president and CEO of the children’s museum in Fairmount Park says the move will not affect the day-to-day operations of the popular children’s attraction.


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Local Group To Hold 3rd Annual 5k At Memorial Hall

Community Legal Services of Philadelphia is holding its third annual 5K Sunday.


(A German short-haired pointer named "Splash" walks across a teeter-totter outside Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park today.  Credit:  John McDevitt)

Preschoolers Get Preview Of This Month’s Dog Show in Montco

A group of children from a Montgomery County nursery school were among those learning about some special dogs at the “Please Touch” Museum in Fairmount Park.


(A juggler at last year's Oddyssey Half Marathon. Credit:

Positively Philadelphia: Half-Marathon With ‘Odd’ Twist Coming Back In May

The Broad Street Run isn’t the only race here in Philadelphia in May. There’s also the Oddyssey Half Marathon on May 22nd.


Please Touch Museum Launches Historical Tour

Philadelphia’s children’s museum is offering something special for grownups.