The Changing Earth exhibit entrance filled with visitors entranced by the vapor earth image.

Advanced ticket purchase is highly recommended for all Guests and Members. Given reduced capacity, we cannot guarantee tickets will be available without a reservation.

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To manage capacity, tickets for general admission and special exhibits are limited and sold on a timed basis. Time slots may sell out; if sold out, early admission will not be allowed.

General Admission to The Franklin Institute includes access to two floors of hands-on science exhibits including permanent interactive exhibits, Live Science programs and one show in the Fels Planetarium (Discounts are available to groups of 15 or more, click here for info and ticket purchases).

To purchase tickets, please click the ticket price to be directed to our online ticketing page. If you prefer to order tickets over the phone, please contact our admissions team at 215.448.1200.

General Admission
General Museum Pricing
Ticket Adult Child (3-11)
General Museum
$23 $19
Special Exhibit
Crayola IDEAworks
Ticket Adult Child (3-11)
Hours: Wed-Fri 10AM-5PM | Sat & Sun 10AM-6PM
Advance ticket purchase is highly recommended for all guests, including Members. Last entry at 3PM Wed-Fri & 4PM Sat-Sun.
General Museum Admission is included.
$35 $31
Member Tickets (Ages 3+)
General Museum Admission is included.
$̶1̶2̶ - Now $10 for a limited time

Members, don’t forget!  Our membership office is staffed for all of your ticketing needs—FREE of service charges!  Call 215.448.1200, Option 2, between 9:00AM-5:00PM.