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Free Neighborhood Days

Weekends in September

academy of natural sciences exterior

exterior of the Academy of Natural Sciences

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.

Complimentary admission includes:

  • Special Exhibit: Dinosaurs Around the World
  • The whole museum, including Dinosaur Hall, the famous dioramas and Butterflies!
  • Live animal shows
  • Outside In, our play space for kids ages 3–8

To participate, bring proof of residence showing your zip code. Students must bring their last report card or student ID showing with zip code 19104, 19139, 19143 or 19146 . Each household may receive up to four complimentary tickets.

Special thanks to West Philly Promise Neighborhood

Locations where residents can pick up a Free Neighborhood Days postcard:

Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
Drexel University
3509 Spring Garden Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Kingsessing Library
1201 South 51st Street Philadelphia, PA 19143-4353
(51st St. between Kingsessing and Chester Avenues)

Walnut Street West Library
201 South 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
(40th & Walnut Streets)

Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library
5800 Cobbs Creek Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19143-3036
(59th St. & Baltimore Ave.)

Haverford Library
5543 Haverford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19139-1432
(56th St. & Haverford Ave.)

Queen Memorial Library
1201 South 23rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146-4316
(Federal St. between 22nd & 23rd)