Map1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy.
Philadelphia, PA 19103
- Science Museums
Kids will dig the dinosaurs (literally) at Phila.’s natural sciences museum. Look for fossils in The Big Dig or visit a working paleontologist lab any day. More than just dinos, the Academy also features a live butterfly garden & brings the “Outside In” to its aptly-named, hands-on nature center.
KIDBIT: Don't miss Dinosaurs Unearthed, an exhibit that features scientifically accurate dinosaur animatronics, tons of fossils and coprolite (dinosaur poo).
-Museum stories and picture schedules are available on our website for pre-visit planning
-The auditorium is equipped with assisted listening devices. Please request these at the Admissions Desk.
-All restrooms have stalls that can accommodate wheelchairs and all stalls have railings. Automatic doors are available for the restrooms on the ground level.
-Some exhibits and activities may be of particular interest to the visually impaired as many animals and specimens can be touched.
-Active Service Animals are welcome to all programs and exhibits, but please inform the Visitor Services Department in advance.
PA - Philadelphia
Elementary School Age
Middle School & Teens
Toddlers & Preschoolers
Offers Field Trips?:
Grades for Field Trips:
0 Early Ed / Preschool