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Franklin Fright

Date/Time

Oct 26, 2019
10:00 AM until 03:00 PM

Description

Spooky science, scary live shows, and other frightfully fun, family-friendly festivities take over the museum this Halloween season.

 

Make-and-take your own trick-or-treat pins and “bloody” handprint art, and experience ghostly science with liquid nitrogen experiments, plus more Halloween-themed hands-on activities throughout the museum.

 

Experience a Halloween twist to the popular live science shows! Come dressed in your best costume for the festive parade, and witness a hair-raising ball pit ball explosion!

 

Franklin Fright activities include: 

 

-Make your own LED trick-or-treat pins
-Spooky eye and heart dissections
-Ghostly smoke-filled bubbles with liquid nitrogen
-Make “bloody” handprints on color-changing paper
-The science of fear in Your Brain.
-Costume parade and a hair-raising ball pit ball explosion FINALE!

Cost

Free with General Admission

Location

View map The Franklin Institute
222 North 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA

Additional Information

Phone

215-448-1200

Contact name

The Franklin Institute

Contact email

guestservices@fi.edu

Neighborhood:

Philadelphia

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