This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).
Ben Franklin’s legacy of scientific achievement will be on full demonstration during his birthday weekend, with programming, experiments, and activities designed to inspire ingenuity snf innobsyiom.
- Experience the iconic Van de Graaff generator, the Tesla Coil and other demonstrations in the Electricity exhibit and during the live science show, Electricity.
- Take a self-guided Ben Franklin tour to see, hear and learn about some of his most prominent inventions—many still used today—including the flexible catheter and bifocals.
- Listen to live to the ethereal sounds of Franklin’s favorite musical instrument—the Glass Armonica.
- Explore 3D printing and coding challenges
- Test your skills with puzzles and brain teasers that apply to Franklin’s inventions.
- Build and construct freely or take part in building challenges using Keva Planks, Rigamajigs and giant Tinker Toys in the Creation Station play area.
$23, adults; $19, kids
PA - Montgomery County
FREE with admission
$20 & up per person
No registration needed
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