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 Xtreme Bugs, a new exhibit (through Jan. 21, 2019) that lets visitors come face-to-face with real, live insects.
-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.
A family of five pays $105.65 in general admission each time they visit the museum. Pay one-time membership dues of $119 and enjoy free, unlimited general admission and many more member benefits for the whole year.
PA - Philadelphia
Elementary School Age
Middle School & Teens
Toddlers & Preschoolers
Offers Field Trips?:
Grades for Field Trips:
0 Early Ed / Preschool
Free/Discounted Museum Days:
ASTC Travel Passport Program
Art-Reach Access Program
Delaware County Library Museum Pass Program
Library Museum Pass Program
Museum Day Live