Women in Science Day

Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Museum Wide

  • Adults
  • Families
  • Free
  • Members
  • Public

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.

Special Presentation
The Franklin Theater
Breaking Barriers in Space
A conversation with South Korea’s First Astronaut Soyeon Yi
Learn More

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. 


Presenting Sponsors

Braskem Logo          TE Connectivity 


Ticket Prices:

Free with General Museum Admission