The Parkway

Family & Kids

The Oval

2451 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19130

Philadelphia’s “Park on the Parkway,” with free programming, events and activities for all ages during its operating season, mid-July to mid-August.

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The Franklin Institute

222 N 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103, United States

Lively, family-friendly science museum with many interactive exhibits & displays plus a planetarium

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The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

1900 Benjamin Franklin PkwyPhiladelphia, PA 19103

A leading natural history museum dedicated to advancing research, education, and public engagement in biodiversity and environmental science and founded in 1812. Visitors to the Academy have the opportunity to get face-to-face with towering dinosaurs, meet live animals, and explore a tropical garden filled with live butterflies.

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Sister Cities Park

39.957961, -75.169326

Features a visitor center, boat pond, children's discovery garden, cafe plaza and spray fountain. Maintained by Center City District.

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Dilworth Park

39.952664, -75.164922

Dilworth Park on the west side of City Hall offers with a lush lawn, tree groves, Garces cafe, and fountain, which converts to an ice skating rink in winter.

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