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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

Coral Reef by Caryn Babaian

Nature in Chalk

Artist explains her mandalas and crush on Leonardo.

Teaching Kids to Be Green

Teaching Kids to Be Green

Help kids be green at any age.


Video: Monster Snake

What it takes to make a monster snake.

brown snake 

Know Your Local Snakes

You're face-to-face with a snake. What do you do?

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