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

Founders Day

Monday Mar 21 10:00 AM-4:30 PM

Pay what you wish to celebrate the anniversary of the Academy’s founding. Bring your friends and family to enjoy dinosaurs, butterflies, and more!

Please note: The special exhibit fee to see Tarantulas: Alive and Up Close will still apply on this day. Pay what you wish does not apply to field trips and group visits, including school groups.

On March 21, you can see all of our signature exhibits, including our live butterflies, dinosaurs, dioramas, and our renovated children’s discovery center, Outside In. Stop in to the Café for lunch or a snack, and find some awesome dino swag in the Academy Shop.

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