- Adults (age 13 and above): $15.95
- Children (ages 3–12): $13.95
- Children (under age 3): free
- Seniors (age 65+): $13.95
- Military and Students (with ID): $13.95
- Drexel DragonCard Holders: free
An exhibit entry fee of $5 applies to see Chocolate: The Exhibition. Individual and Family level members pay $3, Family Plus level members and above see it free! Not a member? Join today or upgrade your membership here.
$3 fee for Butterflies! for visitors using free admission offers. (Fee not applicable to Academy members or DragonCard holders.)
An Academy membership pays for itself with just TWO visits to the museum! A family of five pays $74 in general admission each time they visit the museum. Pay one time membership dues of $99 and enjoy unlimited, free general admission and many more special member benefits for the whole year! Click here for more information on membership and to join.
State-issued ACCESS cards offer general admission to the Academy for only $2 (limit 4 people), excluding special exhibits. Cardholders must present their ACCESS Card and a valid photo ID to receive the discount. Click here for more information.
Teens from Philadelphia high schools who have STAMP passes receive free admission to a selection of the city’s top museums and attractions, including the Academy. Click here for more information.
Groups Get a Break
A discounted general admission rate of $12.95 per person ($10.95 for children) is available for groups of 10 or more with 72 hours notice.
To schedule your group visit, please contact the Group Sales Office at 215-299-1060 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Group Sales Office hours are Monday–Friday, 9 am–5 pm.
Visitors have other ways to receive admission discounts.
The Philadelphia Pass®
The Philadelphia Pass® offers substantial savings for the Academy and other Philadelphia attractions. See www.philadelphiapass.com/ for more information.
Blue Star Museums
Military personnel (with an active military ID) and their families are eligible for free admission now through Labor Day, September 1, 2014. See http://arts.gov/national/blue-star-museums for more information.
Show your membership card and receive $1 off the price of general admission.
Show your membership card and receive a $2 off of general admission. Maximum 4 people.
Show your membership card and receive $2 off the price of general admission, limit 4.
Association of Science-Technology Centers
If you're a member of another science or technology museum that's located outside the Philadelphia region, you may qualify for a free pass to the Academy through the ASTC Passport Program. See www.astc.org for more information.