Community Night: July

Visitors learning about science at a community night

Monday, July 15, 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm


The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
  • Evening
  • Families
  • Free
  • Public
  • Scouts
  • Members

We invite you to visit The Franklin Institute for free on Community Nights! Everyone is welcome to join us at this monthly event that features our famous permanent exhibits, hands-on activities, and live science shows. Each month we highlight local partner organizations that provide science activities or resources. 

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing with moon-related activities and World’s Cheapest Spacesuit demonstrations at this special lunar-edition of the Institute’s free monthly evening event. 

Learn more about Summer of the Moon

This event is free.  Onsite registration is required. Doors open at 5:00 pm. We invite guests to park in our garage for a discounted rate of $6 for the evening. Parking tickets must be validated prior to departure at the Security Desk located in the Atrium. Parking is limited and space is not guaranteed. The garage is located at 271 North 21st Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103. If you plan on bringing a group, please note that we require one adult chaperone per every 10 children. 

Merck is the Associate Sponsor of Community Nights.
Agora Cyber Charter School
 is a Community Night Partner.

Participating Partners

  • Tesla Science Foundation
  • Agora Cyber Charter School
  • Pennsylvania Society for Biomedical Research
  • Edmund Optics
  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • Merck and Co