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Events

  • Double The Science! New Discount Offer with The Franklin Institute

    Sunday, May 26, 2024

    10:00 AM-5:00 PM

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19103 The Franklin Institute 222 N 20th St Philadelphia, PA 19103

    • Everyone

    Visitors can receive $5 off admission to the Academy of Natural Sciences when they show their proof of purchase from The Franklin Institute.

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  • Black Excellence In Birding

    Saturday, June 1, 2024

    6:00 PM-10:00 PM

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19103

    • Everyone

    Join the Academy of Natural Sciences for Black Excellence in Birding: An Evening With Christian Cooper, the culminating event of Black Birders Week 2024!

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  • Making Nature: The Labor of Natural History

    Thursday, June 6, 2024

    12:30 PM-8:00 PM

    The Academy of Natural History of Drexel University Auditorium 1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy Philadelphia, PA 19103

    • Everyone

    Inspired by the APS Museum’s current exhibition Sketching Splendor: Natural History in America, 1750-1850 the American Philosophical Society and The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University are organizing a two-day conference that will explore the ways humans have imagined, depicted, and constructed representations and knowledge about the natural world over time.

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  • Making Nature: The Labor of Natural History

    Friday, June 7, 2024

    9:00 AM-6:30 PM

    The American Philosophical Society Benjamin Franklin Hall 427 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

    • Everyone

    Inspired by the APS Museum’s current exhibition Sketching Splendor: Natural History in America, 1750-1850 the American Philosophical Society and The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University are organizing a two-day conference that will explore the ways humans have imagined, depicted, and constructed representations and knowledge about the natural world over time.

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  • Gender Minorities in the Sciences

    Friday, June 7, 2024

    3:00 PM-6:00 PM

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19103

    • Everyone

    The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University will host its inaugural Gender Minorities in the Sciences Panel on Friday, June 7, at 3 p.m.

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