Night Skies in the Observatory
Tuesday, November 13
Gastropod Live at The Franklin Institute
Friday, November 16
Tuesday, November 20
Coming to Our Senses: How Our Ancient Brains Face Our Modern Diet
Monday, November 26
Science After Hours: Wizard School
Tuesday, November 27
On-Site parking is limited.
271 North 21st Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
The Franklin Institute is located in Center City Philadelphia, at the intersection of 20th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.
Plan your day at The Franklin Institute with our Daily Programs & Shows Schedule. This schedule will show you things to do and see during your visit including live shows, dissections, 3D printing, simulators, movies, & more.
Avoid long ticketing lines by securing discounted and free tickets in advance. There are no service fees for members! Check in is a breeze when you have your tickets printed, displayed on your smartphone, or waiting for you at will-call.
Purchase tickets or call a membership representative (available daily 9:00 am – 5:00 pm) at 215.448.1200, Option 2.
In August, the new Senior Vice President of Science and Education at The Franklin Institute was appointed to NASA’s Ad Hoc Task Force for STEM Education.