Federal Employees Visit Free For The Duration of Government Shutdown

Image of Benjamin Franklin Statue

The Franklin Institute is offering free general admission to all employees of the federal government impacted by the partial shutdown, plus up to three additional guests. Enjoy all permanent Franklin Institute exhibition galleries such as Your Brain, The Giant Heart and Sir Isaac’s Loft.

To receive free admission, eligible employees will be asked to show their government ID at the museum ticketing desk. The special exhibition Vikings: Beyond the Legend and all IMAX® films are an additional fee.