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The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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

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Academy Blog

From Audubon to Darwin

Academy shares scientific icons with local institutions.

Meet Herpetologist Ned Gilmore

Ned says snakes deserve respect.

Exotic Locals

There’s a first time for everything.

A Review of Reptiles: The Beautiful and the Deadly
Five reasons you must see our Reptiles exhibit.

Read more stories on the Academy blog.

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.