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

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To manage capacity, tickets for general admission and special exhibits are limited and sold on a timed basis.

General Admission to The Franklin Institute includes access to two floors of hands-on science exhibits including permanent interactive exhibits, Live Science programs and one show in the Fels Planetarium. Discounts are available to groups of 15 or more, click here for info and ticket purchases.

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 contact our admissions team at 215.448.1200.

General Admission
General Museum Pricing
Ticket Adult Child (3-11)
General Museum
$23 $19
Special Exhibit
Crayola IDEAworks
Ticket Adult Child (3-11)
Hours: Wed-Sun 10AM-5PM
Last entry at 4PM.
General Museum Admission is included.
$35 $31
Member Tickets (Ages 3+)
General Museum Admission is included.
Harry Potter™: The Exhibition
Ticket Adult Child (3-11)
Daytime Hours: 9:30AM - 5PM
Last entry at 3:30PM.
General Museum Admission is included.
$43 $39
Evening Hours: 5PM - 8PM (Thursday-Sunday)
Last entry at 6:30PM
General Museum Admission is not included.
$30 $30
Member Tickets (Ages 3+) - Daytime or Evening
No service fees for members! General Admission is included with daytime tickets.

Become a Member: join or renew today.

VIP Ticket
Immediate-access pass with anytime entry on the day of your ticket. Includes custom lanyard that grants you discounts on the exhibition audio tour and photo op!
$59 $59

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