Tips for The Franklin Institute

222 North 20th Street Philadelphia PA 19103
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149 The Franklin Institute Tips

Angela
2 events
1 review
0 stars
Parking on the block by the Phila School District office a block away, is FREE for three hours!
Kristen Liuzzo
2 events
1 review
2 stars
There is over-priced
Kristen Liuzzo
2 events
1 review
2 stars
Casual but classy attire... Lots of people were dressed up, but they looked silly
Kristen Liuzzo
2 events
1 review
2 stars
Don't touch the glass, they get angry
Goldstar Member
3 events
1 review
0 stars
Tara B
8 events
6 reviews
14 stars
Parking is on street and $6 for 3 hours.
Tara B
8 events
6 reviews
14 stars
No Cameras Aloud.. they will yell at you if you take a pic.
Tara B
8 events
6 reviews
14 stars
No Food or Drink allowed
Jessie M
Jessie M
2 events
1 review
0 stars
Take the 44 bus and hop off at 20th street. Then just walk north on 20th til you hit the institute.
Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in Ancient Times
roselore
2 events
2 reviews
0 stars
Look for 12-hour parking across the BFP from the FI; they have kiosks for payment
Goldstar Member
3 events
2 reviews
0 stars
Take the earliest time frame even if they say it is crowded.
Sarax
Sarax
11 events
5 reviews
2 stars
Line management was bad when I went on weekday. Go early.
Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in Ancient Times
Sarax
Sarax
11 events
5 reviews
2 stars
Take 38 bus from Market Street that stops at Franklin Institute
Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in Ancient Times
Goldstar Member
2 events
1 review
0 stars
Give plenty of time for the exhibit, as it gets crowded.
Goldstar Member
2 events
1 review
0 stars
Goldstar Member
1 events
1 review
10 stars
5 hours at museum parking...$12. this is very reasonable considering you take an elvator
Goldstar Member
1 events
1 review
10 stars
If you have a tendency to get chilly...take a light sweater is recommended.
Goldstar Member
1 events
1 review
10 stars
The cafeteria closes early (3 pm)
Goldstar Member
2 events
1 review
0 stars
Great restaurant a few blocks away !

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