Patricia Wellenbach

Children dress up at the "America To Zanzibar" exhibit at the Please Touch Museum.
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Hadas Kuznits
February 01, 2019 - 2:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new exhibit about Muslim culture opens at the Please Touch Museum on Saturday. The traveling exhibit, two years in the making, is called "America To Zanzibar." It was customized for Philadelphia after curators first caught a glimpse of it at the Childrens Museum of...
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"Cents and Sensibility" is the newest permanent exhibit at the Please Touch Museum.
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Hadas Kuznits
January 11, 2019 - 1:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Please Touch Museum's first new permanent exhibit in a decade is called "Cents and Sensibility." "Money is a topic that kind of makes people squeamish sometimes," museum CEO Patricia Wellenbach said. Wellenbach says she hopes the exhibit sparks conversations about...
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The Please Touch Museum has introduced its new mascot, a purple, fuzzy, wide-eyed creature named Squiggles.
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Hadas Kuznits
October 11, 2018 - 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Ahead of Family Festival: OutFest on Saturday, the Please Touch Museum is encouraging museum-goers to meet Philadelphia's other mascot — no, not Gritty; the city's other new mascot, Squiggles. And museum CEO Patricia Wellenbach noted that Squiggles, a purplish, fuzzy...
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