Venue Details

10700 Star Starred
The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street Philadelphia, PA 19103
Venue website Get directions
Get there when it is not that crowded. Parking can be an issue.
star this tip starred
Linda Collier
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.
star this tip starred
View All 111 Tips

Reviews & Ratings

179 ratings
4.6 average rating
  • 124
  • 42
  • 10
  • 2
  • 1
2 events
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

star this review starred report as inappropriate
36 events
18 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

star this review starred report as inappropriate
5 events
4 reviews
10 stars
attended Jul 24 2014

Our family had a blast at the Franklin Institute. We really enjoyed the Brain and Heart exhibits. The Circus exhibit was great for my 11 yr. old adventure when she walked the tightrope. As well, she enjoyed the skybike. The institute had...continued

star this review starred report as inappropriate
View All 62 Reviews
Member Photos
1406213611 bf%20museum%20016 1406731900 img 8978 1406731927 img 1146 1415505428 20141107 123334
More Information



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

Children ages 2 and younger are free.