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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 Phyllis Gold
27 events 16 reviews

Wonderful presentation-

reviewed Jun 26 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Jonathan Goldman
31 events 11 reviews

Well done, easy pace, audio guide very helpful. It was quite cool, as advised in the exhibit spaces.
Note- The gift shop has a smallish paperback guide 'on sale.' It is quite valuable, as it includes all the scrolls that are in rotation for the...continued

reviewed Jul 20 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Raymond Woods
12 events 5 reviews

A once in a lifetime opportunity to see the oldest writings ever discovered that shaped the history of the world.
Very interesting the ways that these were attempted to be restored when they were discovered back in 1948. Who knew that scotch...continued

reviewed Oct 11 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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