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Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center

Map640 Waterworks Dr.
Philadelphia, PA 19130
215-685-0723
    Categories:
  • Nature

Description:

Set along the Schuylkill River, the historical Fairmount Water Works features high-tech exhibits where families can soak up lessons on how, put simply, water works. Visit on Science Saturdays for weekly experiments & projects, or watch Movie Matinees on Sundays, when environmental titles range from An Inconvenient Truth to Happy Feet.

KIDBIT: Kids can gain eco-awareness at Pollutionopolis, marvel at the ability to ‘make it rain’ & even pretend to pilot a helicopter up the River.

Additional Information:

County: PA - Philadelphia
For SpecialKids: Wheelchair Accessible
Free Admission?: Free
Ages: All Ages/Families
Elementary School Age
Middle School & Teens
Parents
Toddlers & Preschoolers
Offers Field Trips?: yes
Grades for Field Trips: 0 Kindergarten
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