North Penn Service Unit: Breaking News!

Following the  orders of Gov. Wolfe for the Commonwealth ,  all physical events & activities in the NPSU are suspended indefinitely.

Scout Programs at the Franklin Institute

At Camp-In, the fun doesn't stop when the museum closes. Join us for an unforgettable overnight adventure.
Pack your sleeping bags and prepare for an evening jam-packed with live science shows, hands-on workshops, stargazing in our rooftop observatory, and time to explore all of The Franklin Institute's permanent exhibits. Where else can you sleep next to a Giant Heart or a 350 ton locomotive?

Upcoming Camp-In Dates:
Friday, January 20
Saturday, January 21
Saturday, January 28
Friday, February 3
Saturday, February 4
Friday, February 24
Saturday, February 25

On Scout Days at The Franklin Institute, boy and girl scout troops enjoy discounts on general admission AND special programming designed to help your troop achieve its goals. When the snow is falling and the cold winter wind is howling, a day at The Franklin Institute is the perfect way to spark innovative ideas and creative collaboration in your scouts. Plus, with hands-on activities and achievement guides, let us take the planning and preparation out of your hands so you can spend more quality time with your scouts-----learning, working together, and having fun!

Upcoming Scout Day Dates:
​Saturday, January 21, 2017
Saturday, February 4, 2017

Saturday, March 18, 2017
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Regular General Admission
Adult: $19.95
Child: $15.95
Scout Day General Admission*
Adult: $12.95
Child: $9.95


Upcoming Events

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