Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
The Franklin Institute joins the national initiative to recognize the historic achievements of women in all facets of life – science, community, government, literature, art, sports, and medicine. Join us for this important day dedicated to spotlighting female role models and their impact on our world.
The Franklin Theater
Breaking Barriers in Space
A conversation with South Korea’s First Astronaut Soyeon Yi
Other activities to celebrate Women in Science Day:
- Hands-on activities featuring local partners who represent an array of scientific fields to show the many opportunities available to women in the STEM arena.
- Female scientists from The Franklin Institute will share their science stories and demonstrate hands-on science for visitors.
The event is in observance of National Women’s History Month, dedicated to recognizing and celebrating the diverse and historic accomplishments of women.
Free with General Museum Admission