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Plan your next corporate meeting, event, gala, fundraiser, or wedding at Pennsylvania’s most visited and beloved museum. The Franklin Institute’s professional staff will ensure we work with you to create an unforgettable event. 

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Galas, corporate events, holiday parties and fundraising – The Franklin Institute makes an inspiring backdrop for all of your events.

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Experience our exceptional concierge and hospitality services at your next meeting.

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Celebrate your special day at The Franklin Institute - the most captivating wedding venue in Philadelphia and one of the most unique places to get married. 

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Welcome and inspire guests to discover flavors and textures, create moments, and experience genuine hospitality in modern and fresh ways.

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