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Events

  • Free Neighborhood Days

    Sunday, September 8, 2019

    10:00 AM-5:00 PM

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

    • Everyone

    Enjoy free admission to the Academy of Natural Sciences! If you live in 19104, 19139, 19143 or 19146, visit us for FREE every weekend in September.

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  • Museums of the 21st Century, featuring Richard Pell and Niki Stewart

    Friday, September 13, 2019

    6:30 PM-8:00 PM

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

    • Everyone

    Philadelphia Contemporary presents “Museums of the 21st Century,” a series of public conversations with the founders, writers, curators and artists altering our conception of what a museum can offer its public.

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  • Free Neighborhood Days

    Saturday, September 14, 2019

    10:00 AM-5:00 PM

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

    • Everyone

    Enjoy free admission to the Academy of Natural Sciences! If you live in 19104, 19139, 19143 or 19146, visit us for FREE every weekend in September.

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  • Free Neighborhood Days

    Sunday, September 15, 2019

    10:00 AM-5:00 PM

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

    • Everyone

    Enjoy free admission to the Academy of Natural Sciences! If you live in 19104, 19139, 19143 or 19146, visit us for FREE every weekend in September.

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  • Free Neighborhood Days

    Saturday, September 21, 2019

    10:00 AM-5:00 PM

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

    • Everyone

    Enjoy free admission to the Academy of Natural Sciences! If you live in 19104, 19139, 19143 or 19146, visit us for FREE every weekend in September.

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