Looking for a little extra something to ignite excitement in your science lesson? Look no further.
We’ve amassed a huge collection of science lessons, experiments, activities, and interesting facts over the years … and we’re always creating new learning resources, too.
We’re happy to share our collection with the educators who may be inspiring the next generation of scientists.
Virtual Reality brings science to life like never before. Experience VR in person at The Franklin Institute and at home with our free app.
A compilation of all The Franklin Institute has to offer on Benjamin Franklin, learn interesting facts, break classic myths and discover the truth behind the man himself.
The Case Files are a unique repository in the history of science and technology. As the documentary record of The Franklin Institute Awards program, the Case Files are filled with stories of scientific enterprise.
Check out our collection of historical artifacts that served as stepping stones to today’s science and technology.
Learn about the history of early American sports & Benjamin Franklin as an athlete.
Curious about what the weather was like in Philadelphia years ago? Our historical weather data offers a look back in “weather time” and is updated monthly to capture new information collected from our rooftop weather station.