25 Best Free Things to Do in Philadelphia

The Science History Institute is featured at No. 2 on the online travel and lifestyle magazine’s list of Philly’s top free attractions.

The Science History Institute takes guests on an adventure through the wonderful and weird world of materials and matter. The free museum is open to the public from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. Visitors can explore both the permanent collection and rotating exhibitions as well as free special programs on weekends.

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July 19, 2019