Explore the “heart” of The Franklin Institute!
Due to popular demand, tickets for special exhibits are limited and sold on a timed basis. Advance purchase using the print at home option is strongly recommended in order to bypass the box office and guarantee a date and time you prefer. Buy tickets online or by phone at 215.448.1200.
We have fun down to a science! School may be out, but science is in at The Franklin Institute.
Learn about Philadelphia's most famous citizen at Pennsylvania's most visited museum.
We have fun down to a science! Many visitors tell us that Live Science shows and demonstrations are the most memorable part of their visit.
Explore the night sky with cutting-edge astronomical presentations in our awe-inspiring planetarium.
Want to see it all? Only have a few hours? Plan ahead to make the most of your visit.