BOOK YOUR FIELD TRIP!
The Franklin Institute is proud to be a top choice of educators across the tri-state region for school field trips. Special programs and resources are offered exclusively for Educators to help further science learning.
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DID YOU KNOW? The Franklin Institute is not only a field trip destinationbut also can bring science right to your school! Our Traveling Science program offers 14 different, dynamic shows for students in grades PreK-8 that help foster students' curiosity about science. What a great way to introduce or follow up a Franklin Institute field trip!
Why not also plan an overnight visit? School students are welcome to join us for Camp In, the museum's exclusive sleep over adventure! Take in theater shows, experience live science shows, and take part in hands-on demonstrations. Perfect for student councils, science clubsor even the whole school!
Teachers Visit Free!
Because booking a field trip is such a big decision, active, in-service teachers from PA, NJ, DE, MD, and NY receive complimentary museum admission. Registration must be completed in advance by contacting Group Sales and a valid form of school identification must be presented when you check in. Free admission is limited to the teacher only and cannot be used in conjunction with group visits.
All of The Franklin Institute's core and special exhibits can be used to support the achievement of National Science Education Content Standards. In addition, all of our Franklin 3D Theater and Tuttleman IMAX® Theater films can do so as well. Our Teacher Resources page offers the Curriculum Connections you need to plan your trip!
Contact Group Sales
215.448.1200 (Option 3) - 9:00AM-5:00PM, weekdays