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The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street Philadelphia, PA 19103
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4.4 / 5 Rated by 92 members
Review from Carmela Ruffino Gipprich
8 events 2 reviews

The Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit at the Philadelphia Franklin Institute was very well presented. The artifacts are mounted and described well. However, the exhibit does not "flow" and starting and ending points are confusing. Also, it was extremely...continued

reviewed May 15 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from ScottPax
1 event 1 review

It was outstanding. Very glad we went. Also very glad we went on a weekday afternoon as we could easily read/see/roam as we wanted without big crowds.

reviewed May 23 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Marianne Titus
13 events 5 reviews

An oustanding exhibition, user friendly and very informative.

reviewed May 25 2012 report as inappropriate
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Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in Ancient Times is a self-guided exhibit. Guests average 1.5 hours to see the entire exhibit, but you may experience it at your own pace.

General admission to The Franklin Institute is included in your ticket price. With three floors of interactive exhibits and one Planetarium show, The Franklin Institute is a fun and educational way to spend the day for the entire family.

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