The Kulu Mele African Dance & Drum Ensemble, a Philadelphia-based, internationally renowned performing arts company, will perform both traditional and hip-hop works, and audiences are invited to dance! Learn about the integral relationship between the music and movement, the geographical and cultural origins of the dances, and glean important insights into the African drums and costumes.
Season 3: The Science of Mental Health
Kirsten and The Bul Bey tackle the important and timely topic of mental health. What happens in your body when you feel emotions? How does genetics play a role? How does food affect our mental health? How have treatments changed over the past decades? Listen with us as we learn from industry experts - and take a moment or two to breathe.
General Admission Hours
Open Monday-Sunday from 9:30 am - 5 pm.
Science Museum Pricing
Child (3-11): $21
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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.
In TFI’s all-new game CurioCity on Roblox, players of all ages will embark on an epic journey to explore and escape space and the human body, featuring Space Escape Room and Human Body Escape Room, plus Benji and Morphs! Unlock FREE virtual items!
With The Franklin Institute Gift Certificate, you can share the joy of science with family and friends and unlock an experience that can last a lifetime. Perfect for last-minute gifts, they can be purchased and delivered on the same day—and they never expire!