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The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-448-1200
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The weather was sunny and warm with a few afternoon showers.. I wore shorts, t-shirt, and comfortable shoes..
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You can take public transit or drive (as we did). We found ample street parking 1 block away. We parked for $1.25 per hour. Be careful, though. Parking times, rates and method of payment (coins only at meters or credit card at the muni-meter) vary widely around the museum. Parking enforcement officers are everywhere. Avoid a ticket, read the signs carefully. There is a parking garage in the museum, but we didn't use it.
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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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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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