149 The Franklin Institute Tips
The info desk has a list of eateries
Reading Terminal Market for a great selection!
The cafe in the Institute is ok but a tad expensive if you are feeding a bunch of kids.
Bring a sweather, the exhibit is temperature controlled for document preservation.
Wear comfortable shoes. Lots of standing, not very much sitting.
There is a decent restaurant in the museum, as well as a snack bar in the lobby.
Bring a sweater - the entire building is really cold!
Take public transportation-- get off at 30th Street
Wear sneaks, take a sweater, don't take small kids
Bring an extra layer if you get cold easily. Any shoes are acceptable.
There are tons of restaurants in Fairmount.
The line management for the exhibit was good but weekdays are the best time to go
The line management for the exhibit was good but weekdays are the best time to go.
Bring a sweater and don't wear sandals.
Casual dress was fine on this very hot day
Franklin Institute parking garage on site and reasonably priced with validation.
We were able to park on street but needed LOTS of quarters