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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: September 9, 2014 - Hidden Treasures of PA...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

Golfin' in the Galleries

On Friday, January 16, join is for a night of puttin' past the Peales and Picassos, and great-tasting brews! ...more


History Happy Hour This Thursday! — 

On Thursday, December 18, 5:30 - 7 p.m., join us f...more

"One Tank Trip" Features Jelly Belly Exhibition — 

WFMZ-TV's Karin Mallett presented her "One Tank Tr...more

Perennial Garden Selected as a "Garden of Distinction" — 

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society has selecte...more

Home-grown Poinsettia Plants for Sale! — 

HUGE poinsettia plants, ...more

Our Holiday Schedule — 

The Reading Public Museum and Neag Planetarium wil...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

Group Visits

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 Education

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


Badge workshops, sleepovers and more are available for your Girl Scout or Cub Scout groups. ...more