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Adult Programs & Events


Check our calendar for a variety of topics and formats including our Senior Series and Friday Lecture Series ...more

Bus Trips

Enjoy our ever-popular trips to a variety of locations. Next trip: May 14, 2014 - Degas in D.C. ...more

RPM Business Breakfast Series

Join us the third Tuesday of each month for breakfast, networking and learning about The Museum's collection in one of our unique gallery spaces. ...more

Jazz Under the Stars

Every "first Thursday" of the month. Great jazz! Amazing "atmosphere" ...more

Masterpiece Weddings

Our 2nd Annual Bridal Fair is under the Stone Terrace Tent on Sunday April 27, 2014...more

Dogs & Brews

RPM partners with the Animal Rescue League for a fun, new event on Saturday, May 24, 2014...more


Senior Series This Friday at 1:30 p.m. — 

You’re never too old to learn! (and all are ...more

Floyd Final Friday This Week — 

On Friday, April 25, kick off your weekend with so...more

Own a Bloomin' Piece of The Museum — 

On Saturday, May 3, 2014, from 9 a.m. until noon, ...more

Second Floor Galleries Closing a Tad Early This Saturday — 

This Saturday, April 26, our Second Floor Gallerie...more

Family-Friendly Activities

Spring Events & Programs

Our new Education Department guide is filled with great programs and events for all ages....more

Star Shows

Every Sunday afternoon at 1,2,3 or 4 p.m. or weekday at 4 p.m., catch one (or more) of several fun and educational presentations at our state-of-the-art Planetarium. ...more

Summer Camp

Museum Discovery Camp is back! Keep your child learning while having fun this summer. Camp topics include science, art and history so there is something for everyone! ...more

Once Again Voted "Best of Berks"

For the third year in a row, we have been voted "Best Cultural Facility" in Berks County by a reader's poll for Berks County Living magazine! ...more

A Birthday Party Idea to Explore

Turn your child's fantasy into a reality as their favorite cartoon cousins come to life! ...more

Teachers & Schools

School Group Tours

The Reading Public Museum's guided school tours present a rich and interactive experience, foster participation and analytical skill, and complement the school curriculum. ...more

Adult & College Group Tours

The Museum encourages adult group tours. They can be customized to fit the needs of each group's time frame and desired subject areas. ...more

School & Adult Arboretum Tours

New! Find out what grows in our Arboretum — and how. Customized group tours based on specific age/grade. ...more