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    The Franklin Institute

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    222 N. 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
    Phone
    215-448-1200

    The Franklin Institute is known for blockbuster exhibits, one-of-a-kind theatrical experiences, and a growing roster of evening events for adults. The walk-through Giant Heart, SportsZone, and Your Brain exhibits are favorites. Admission includes a show in the famous Fels Planetarium!

     

    Founded in honor of America's first scientist, Benjamin Franklin, the mission of The Franklin Institute is to create a passion for learning about science and technology.

     

    Every spring the Franklin Institute partners with Philadelphia's cultural and educational institutions to organize the Phiiladelphia Science Festival, which is presented by Dow Chemical Company.

    Events at The Franklin Institute
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    Discovery Camp
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    June 3rd, 2013 - December 31st, 2019
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    The Giant Heart
    The Franklin Institute
    January 1st, 2013 - December 31st, 2019
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    Train Factory
    The Franklin Institute
    January 1st, 2012 - December 31st, 2019
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    Franklin Air Show
    The Franklin Institute
    January 1st, 2012 - December 31st, 2019
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    Amazing Machine
    The Franklin Institute
    January 1st, 2012 - December 31st, 2019
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    KidScience
    The Franklin Institute
    January 1st, 2012 - December 31st, 2019
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    Space Command
    The Franklin Institute
    January 1st, 2012 - December 31st, 2019
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    Changing Earth
    The Franklin Institute
    January 1st, 2012 - December 31st, 2019
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    Sir Isaac's Loft
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    January 1st, 2012 - December 31st, 2019
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    Observatory
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    January 1st, 2012 - December 31st, 2019
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    The Benjamin Franklin National Memorial
    The Franklin Institute
    January 1st, 2012 - December 31st, 2019
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    Fels Planetarium
    The Franklin Institute
    January 1st, 2012 - December 31st, 2019
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    The Franklin Institute
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    SportsZone
    The Franklin Institute
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    Your Brain
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    Electricity
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    Escape Rooms at The Franklin Institute
    The Franklin Institute
    March 27th, 2019 - December 29th, 2019
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    Philadelphia Science Festival
    The Franklin Institute
    April 26th, 2019 - May 4th, 2019
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    Citywide Star Party
    The Franklin Institute
    April 26th, 2019
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    Community Sponsored Events
    The Franklin Institute
    April 27th, 2019 - May 3rd, 2019
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    Science in the Park
    The Franklin Institute
    April 27th, 2019
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    STEAM Projects
    The Franklin Institute
    April 20th, 2019 - April 28th, 2019
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    Science After School
    The Franklin Institute
    April 29th, 2019
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    Science Carnival on the Parkway
    The Franklin Institute
    May 4th, 2019
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    Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes
    The Franklin Institute
    April 13th, 2019 - September 2nd, 2019
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    Night Skies in the Joel N. Bloom Observatory
    The Franklin Institute
    March 12th, 2019 - May 14th, 2019
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