The Franklin Institute is the perfect hands-on science destination for your Scout group! Take a day trip to the Museum and explore all three floors of interactive exhibits, including the Fels Planetarium and the Joel N. Bloom Observatory, join us for an overnight Camp-In adventure or visit for one of our themed Scout Days. We offer a variety of unique programming for Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, and Brownie, Junior, and Cadette Girl Scouts. Plan your visit today!
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Have a Sleepover
Spend the night at The Franklin Institute and join us on a design quest! Camp-Ins offer unique opportunities for Scouts and parents to work toward the requirements for a variety of achievements. Prepare for your visit with these specially designed Scout Exhibit Guides.
Girl Scout Brownies - Exhibit Guide
Girl Scout Juniors - Exhibit Guide
Cub Scout Exhibit Guide
Cub Scout Webelos Exhibit Guide
Explore the museum with Achievement Guides designed just for Scouts, see a film in the 5-story tall IMAX®, 3D theater, or Planetarium, hear from guest speakers, participate in a hands-on workshop, take home a Souvenir Patch, and more!
Astronomy: Saturday, December 7, 2013
Engineering: Saturday, March 1, 2014
Earth Science: Saturday, May 3, 2014
Double the Fun! Book a Camp-In the night before a Scout Day together and save! Camp-Ins available on Friday, February 28, 2014 and Friday, May 2, 2014.
Registration opens soon.
$17.00 per Scout
$11.50 per Adult
Contact Group Sales
215.448.1200 (Option 3) - 9:00AM-5:00PM, weekdays