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Clarion Hotel Philadelphia International Airport

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76 Industrial Highway, Essington, PA, US, 19029

  • Phone: (610) 521-9600
  • Fax: (610) 521-9388
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The Franklin Institute

222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
+1 215 448 1200

Mo to Su from 09:30 AM to 05:00 PM

The Franklin Institute is located within the radius of several Philadelphia museums. This landmark is a short distance from the Rodin Museum and Philadelphia Museum of Art. Founded in 1824, it is an ode to the trajectory of science and technology, and commemorates scientist Benjamin Franklin's contribution to the field. Visitors can explore the interactive exhibitions, study the human heart and get behind the wheel of a train. They can also get an astronomy lesson at the Joel N. Bloom Observatory or watch a films at the IMAX Theater. This institute also features special programs and field trips for schools and youth groups. Another highlighting feature in the premises is the Benjamin Franklin National Memorial.
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