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.