Museum: Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Founded in 1812, the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University is America’s oldest natural history museum and a world leader in biodiversity and environmental research. For 200 years, the Academy has carried out its mission to encourage and cultivate the sciences, exploring the remarkable diversity of our natural world and sharing these discoveries with the public through innovative exhibits, publications, and educational programming.

Monday through Friday, 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Weekend and Holidays, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Notes About Lunch:
Lunch facilities are available at this venue. Please note outside food is not allowed to be brought into this museum.

1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway | Philadelphia, PA 19103

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Available Experiences:
Self-Guided Tours
a. This includes access to the following exhibits: Butterflies, Outside-in and The Big Dig

b. upgrade to include an special exhibit with additional fee, see below for the most recent exhibit!

Admission Information:
$10.00 per person for self-guided tours (please note children under the age of 3 will be admitted for free)