The Franklin Institute

Franklin Institute

Discover something new at The Franklin Institute, where kids and parents can explore the fun side of science through twelve cutting-edge exhibitions, live science shows, and awe-inspiring astronomical presentations in the Fels Planetarium.

General Admission tickets are available for purchase at the Independence Visitor Center.

Harry PotterTM: The Exhibition tickets are NOT included with General Admission tickets. To upgrade your ticket to include the exhibition, please call the Franklin Institute between 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Wednesday - Sunday or visit the museum's on-site box office. Tickets to the exhibition are timed and are on a space available basis. The Franklin Institute recommends booking your special exhibition tickets ahead of your visit on their website.

General Museum Admission
Seniors (65+)
Children (3 - 11)
Open Daily
9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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service-animalsService Animals Welcome

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Franklin Institute

222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
United States