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    The Franklin Institute

    Where
    20th Street & Benjamin Franklin Parkway, 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.

     

    • General Admission – this ticket will give you access to all 11 permanent Franklin Institute exhibition galleries such as Your Brain, The Giant Heart and Sir Isaac’s Loft.  In addition, all General Admission tickets come with access to the Fels Planetarium.
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    • Special Exhibit – this ticket will give you access to all 11 permanent exhibition galleries, the Fels Planetarium PLUS a ticket to one of our limited engagement Special Exhibitions. In order to limit capacity and reduce crowd pressure inside of our Special Exhibits, we ask that you choose a specific date and time of your visit. Since Special Exhibit tickets include General Admission access, we only require that you choose a time for the Special Exhibit.  You may visit the permanent exhibition galleries any time you choose.

     

    For all attractions by the Franklin Institute, visit the Franklin Institute’s organization page.

     

    This space is available for rent.  Visit http://www.phillyspacefinder.com/spaces/2488?from_search=1 for more info.

    Events at The Franklin Institute
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    MUSEUMS
    Lost Egypt
    The Franklin Institute
    January 30th, 2016 - August 28th, 2016
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    The Science Behind Pixar
    The Franklin Institute
    March 12th, 2016 - September 5th, 2016
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    ATTRACTIONS
    The Franklin Institute
    The Franklin Institute
    Permanent Attraction
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    MUSEUMS
    SportsZone
    The Franklin Institute
    Permanent Attraction
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    MUSEUMS
    Your Brain
    The Franklin Institute
    Permanent Attraction
    QUICK VIEW
    MUSEUMS
    Electricity
    The Franklin Institute
    Permanent Attraction
    QUICK VIEW
    VISUAL ARTS
    Max Major’s THINK AGAIN
    The Franklin Institute
    April 23rd, 2016 - May 21st, 2016
    QUICK VIEW
    MUSEUMS
    Watson Adventures’ Murder at the Franklin Institute Scavenger Hunt
    Watson Adventures
    May 7th, 2016 - August 6th, 2016
    QUICK VIEW
    MUSEUMS
    3D Printing Workshop
    The Franklin Institute
    May 7th, 2016 - June 30th, 2016
    QUICK VIEW
    MUSEUMS
    Kitchen Science – The Science of Grilled Cheese
    The Franklin Institute
    May 14th, 2016
    QUICK VIEW
    MUSEUMS
    Member Sunday: Mummification Exploration
    The Franklin Institute
    May 15th, 2016
    QUICK VIEW
    MUSEUMS
    Science After Hours: Science Behind Pixar
    The Franklin Institute
    May 23rd, 2016
    QUICK VIEW
    MUSEUMS
    Kitchen Science – Make Your Own Chewing Gum
    The Franklin Institute
    June 11th, 2016
    QUICK VIEW
    MUSEUMS
    Member Sunday: Chemistry: The Science of Colors
    The Franklin Institute
    June 12th, 2016
    QUICK VIEW
    MUSEUMS
    Watson Adventures’ Murder at the Franklin Institute Scavenger Hunt
    Watson Adventures
    April 23rd, 2016 - June 18th, 2016
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