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The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Directions & Parking

Regular Hours:
10 am–4:30 pm, Monday–Friday
10 am–5 pm, Weekends and Holidays

Academy Blog

purple orchid

Photo Essay: Orchid Show 2015

A small sampling of the orchids on display during the International Orchid Show and Sale.

dragons mouth orchid

Pennsylvania Orchids

Did you know you could find orchids in Pennsylvania?


Buying Local

Sign up by May 1 for the Academy farm share.


Orchid Allure

Explore orchids at the SEPOS International Orchid Show & Sale.

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Plan your visit, check out our new exhibits, and find out about upcoming activities.
Discover the past and explore the future of the natural sciences in our online exhibits.
Make a difference, browse our programs, and get involved with the natural world.