Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 9:00a -
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Ben Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia , PA 19103
Date Idea, Kid Friendly, Party, University
The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University is offering pay-what-you-wish general admission to celebrate the founding of the oldest natural history museum in the Americas. Purchase an $8 Supersaver ticket and visitors also explore the Butterflies! garden and the special exhibit, Mythic Creatures: Dragons, Unicorns and Mermaids. The Academy was founded March 21, 1812 for “the encouragement and cultivation of the sciences and the advancement of useful learning.” Today the Academy is a leading natural history museum and the place to discover towering dinosaurs, experience a working fossil preparation lab, stroll among live butterflies, see live animal shows, participate in hands-on activities, see special exhibits, and more. To purchase tickets online, visit ansp.org.