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The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-448-1200
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1 review
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We arrived at 1:30, because we visited the Philadelphia Zoo first. We parked in the parking deck for the exhibit and circled the entire deck three times before we got lucky enough to follow an exiting visitor to her spot. Allow ample time for parking, or research another spot!
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9 stars
I parked in the underground Lot they have and it was $20 for like 3 hours its crazy high. But they are doing construction on the roads around it so they cut down on street parking. plus it meter parking so bring quarters.
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"One Day in Pompeii"
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Rob
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attended Dec 23 2013

The Franklin Institute was very interesting. The Pompeii exhibit was definitely worth seeing, and the other aspects of the museum were nice additions. The Planetarium is very much targeted toward children 15 and under, but it was interesting...continued

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6 stars
attended Feb 02 2014

It was interesting but brief.

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13 reviews
2 stars
attended Feb 19 2014

This was great for me and my other friend who is also a mom. We really enjoyed the history behind everything and were very interested in reading every detail on everything. Our kids on the otherhand were happy to be in a new environment,...continued

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Admission is free for those ages 2 or younger.

General admission to The Franklin Institute is included in the ticket price.