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All reviews beautiful grounds on display permanent collection egyptian mummy nice walk special exhibit lovely walking paths planetarium shows local gem enjoy the scenery ninja turtle all ages west reading babbling brook rotating exhibits interesting artifacts something for everyone
A beautiful place to hold an event or just enjoy the planetarium programs! We attended a wedding event catered by Boscov's. The event was lovely. The children were able to watch a show in the planetarium and enjoy popcorn.
For a city the size of Reading this museum and its collection are fairly impressive - have been to museums in much larger cities that paled in comparison. Interesting rotating exhibits. Some exhibits are explicitly focused towards children which is good for family or young...More
Worth the visit if you're a curious person who enjoys learning and visiting museums. Locals should definitely bring their kids here. Good variety of exhibits and the cost was reasonable. Summer is a good time to go to also enjoy the outdoor scenes just outside...More
Reading, PA has a precious, established, well done and run museum, The Reading Museum. Historically, this museum has brought art and cultural awareness to our area. Today's museum and planetarium continue to bring high quality installations and programs for the enrichment of students and adults....More
Date of experience: December 2018
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RDGMuseum, Manager at Reading Public Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018
Thank you for the kind words! RPM takes pride in being an institution of learning for everyone and are proud to be part of this community.
Hope to have you back again soon.
This museum focuses on art, science, and history. I love contemporary art and they had some great examples there. One of my other favorite exhibits was the animated prehistoric animals. You could hear this exhibit all over the museum. I did find it a bit...More
We visited the Reading Public Museum on a rainy day and decided that we would do our tour at a leisurely pace, trying not to miss anything. It was a wonderful experience and well worth the very reasonable admission prices that are available, especially seniors...More
Date of experience: August 2018
RDGMuseum, Guest Relations Manager at Reading Public Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018
Thank you for spending your rainy day with us at RPM!!
The Museum is a learning tool for the entire family . They vary the displays throughout the year . They also have a small planetarium. This is a must see for the travelers . You will enjoy every step through the adventure .
Response from RDGMuseum | Property representative |
Hi there. Dinosaurs closed the beginning of October. However, Sunday, Dec. 11, santa will be visiting RPM FROM 11am-2pm. Brain Teasers and CitiBlocs are great exhibitions for kiddos to visit. We also have a Thomas the Tank... More
Hi there. Dinosaurs closed the beginning of October. However, Sunday, Dec. 11, santa will be visiting RPM FROM 11am-2pm. Brain Teasers and CitiBlocs are great exhibitions for kiddos to visit. We also have a Thomas the Tank Engine exhibition opening on the 17th! So lots of fun going on over gen next couple weeks. Check out our FACEBOOK or website for more details on events and exhibitions!
Hope to see you soon.