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The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-448-1200
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Get there when it is not that crowded. Parking can be an issue.
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Two great places to eat. Lower level and Cafe. Cafe food was awful we had some hard pizza and tasteless fries. Pack your own lunch.
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4.6 average rating
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4 events
1 review
17 stars
attended Jun 04 2014

definitely geared toward younger kids. mostly camp and school groups with rude, pushy kids. a lot of the interactive experiences were dated or broken. new exhibits under construction were cause for a limited experience.

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1 review
1 stars
attended Jul 15 2014

Had a good time. Some of my kids were a little disappointed. There is a Limited Time Exhibit of Legos, located in the 101 Inventions Exhibit. It was not listed on our map and the guide didn't know about it , so we never got to see it, **also if...continued

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16 reviews
5 stars
attended May 08 2014

I usually put together a nice day at the Franklin Institute. With careful use of the schedule, I was able to see one I-Max show, one show at the Franklin Theater, and two shows at the Planetarium. A very good deal for a lot of shows. The shows...continued

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http://www2.fi.edu/

Description

Please note: You may upgrade your ticket at the box office to visit the special exhibits.

Children ages 2 and younger are free.