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The Academy is closed Monday and Tuesday, July 4 and 5.
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The Academy is open! Click here for details about reopening and safety protocols.

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Current Hours

Wednesday–Sunday: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Members-only Hour Daily: 9–10 a.m.

Timed tickets are required and advanced purchases are recommended. Save $2 per ticket when you purchase online.

Founded in 1812, the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University is a leading natural history museum dedicated to understanding the natural world and inspiring everyone to care for it.


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