General Admission Hours
Open daily from 9:30 am - 5 pm.
Science Museum Pricing
Child (3-11): $19
Members never pay a service fee - become a member today!
On-Site parking is limited.
271 North 21st Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
The Franklin Institute is located in Center City Philadelphia, at the intersection of 20th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.
Plan your day at The Franklin Institute with our Daily Programs & Shows Schedule. This schedule will show you things to do and see during your visit including live shows, dissections, 3D printing, simulators, movies, & more.
Become a member of The Franklin Institute for first-chance experiences to the world premiere of Disney100: The Exhibition, including:
• Private presale for first access to tickets - coming soon!
• Access to a preview of the exhibition - before it opens to the public!
• Exclusively discounted tickets - $18 per member (up to 60% off nonmember pricing!)
Proof of vaccination is not required to visit The Franklin Institute. However, per the City of Philadelphia's new indoor dining mandate, proof of vaccination is required to enter and dine in The Eatery. Masks are required for all guests ages 3+ regardless of vaccination status when not actively eating or drinking in The Eatery.
Our newly reopened Eatery is serving up locally-sourced signature choices such as daily bistro bowls, harvest salads, and the Franklin Stove burger.
Seravezza Catering for corporate meetings and conferences, as well as weddings and galas will treat guests to memorable epicurean experiences with fresh local ingredients and modern presentations in a one-of-a-kind setting.