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The Changing Earth exhibit entrance filled with visitors entranced by the vapor earth image.

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.

General Admission to The Franklin Institute includes access to three floors of hands-on science exhibits including permanent interactive exhibits, Live Science programs, the Joel N. Bloom Observatory, and one show in the Fels Planetarium Groups, discounts are available for groups of 15 or more.

To purchase tickets, please click the ticket price to be directed to our online ticketing page. If you prefer to order tickets over the phone, please call 215-448-1200 9am-5pm.

General
General Museum Pricing
Adult Child (3-11)
Members
FREE FREE
General Museum
$23 $19
Special Exhibits
Game Masters - School Year Pricing
Adult Child (3-11)
Daytime Hours: 9:30am - 5:00pm
Last Entry at 3:30.
General Museum Admission is included.
$30 $26
Evening Hours: THURSDAY - SATURDAY ONLY.
Last Entry is at 6:30pm
General Museum Admission is not included.
$20 $15
Member Tickets - Daytime or Evening
$9 $8
Theaters
Theaters
Adult Child (3-11)
IMAX® Theater

*Prices listed only valid with museum admission unless otherwise noted. Prices vary for IMAX major motion features.

+$7.00 +$7.00
IMAX® Theater Only

*Prices vary for IMAX major motion features.

$10.00 $10.00
Members IMAX® Theater
$5.00 $5.00
Attractions
Attractions
Adult Child (3-11)
SkyBike

*Riders must be 56-inches tall. Footwear restrictions apply. Prices listed only valid with museum admission.

General Museum Admission is not included.
+$3.00 +$3.00
Blue Angels Adventure Flight Simulator

*Riders must be 38 inches tall. Prices listed only valid with museum admission.

+$5.00 +$5.00
Max Flight

*Riders must be 50 inches tall. Footwear restrictions apply. Prices listed only valid with museum admission.

+$5.00 +$5.00
Members Skybike
FREE FREE
Escape Rooms
Intergalactic Escape
Single ticket Private Game
Saturday: 10:00am – 9:00pm
General Museum Admission is not included.
$28 $399
Sunday: 10:00am – 6:00pm
General Museum Admission is not included.
$28 $399
Members & Corporate Members
General Museum Admission is not included.
$25 $354
Wednesday - Friday: 3:00pm – 8:00pm
General Museum Admission is not included.
$28 $399
Island Escape
Single ticket Private Game
Wednesday - Friday: 3:00pm – 8:00pm
General Museum Admission is not included.
$28 $399
Saturday: 10:00am – 9:00pm
General Museum Admission is not included.
$28 $399
Sunday: 10:00am – 6:00pm
General Museum Admission is not included.
$28 $399
Members & Corporate Members
General Museum Admission is not included.
$25 $354


Bypass the Box Office and Buy Tickets Online or Call 215.448.1200.

Members, don’t forget!  Our membership office is staffed seven days a week for all of your ticketing needs—FREE of service charges!  Call 215.448.1200, Option 2, between 9:00AM-5:00PM.

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