2014

 

March 27

The Nicholas and Athena Karabots Pavilion transforms The Franklin Institute. Installation of signature Your Brain exhibition underway. Grand opening set for June 14, 2014. (pdf)

2013

 

November 4

The Franklin Institute announces the 2014 Franklin Institute Laureates. (pdf)

October 15

World-renowned artwork to transform facade of The Franklin Institute as part of the Nicholas and Athena Karabots Pavilion. (pdf)

October 7

Samson STEM Learning Initiative funds science learning opportunities for over 1600 Philadelphia students. (pdf)

October 2

Tickets are now available for One Day in Pompeii. (pdf)

September 4

President Wint's tenure to end in 2014. (pdf)

August 28

The Franklin Institute celebrates regional Emmy nominations. (pdf)

August 8

The Franklin Institute leads climate change education and outreach in Philadelphia urban neighborhoods. (pdf)

July 26

The Franklin Institute teams up with Whole Foods Market to explore food science. (pdf)

July 24

Mess Fest returns to The Franklin Institute in August 2013. (pdf)

June 27

The Franklin Institute extends hours for summer 2013. (pdf)

June 19

The Franklin Institute appoints two new members to its Board of Trustees. (pdf)

May 17

The Franklin Institute tops out the Nicholas and Athena Karabots Pavilion. (pdf)

May 2

SPY: The Secret World of Espionage to open on Saturday, May 4 at The Franklin Institute. (pdf)

April 25

Eight individuals honored by The Franklin Institute for outstanding scientific and business achievements. (pdf)

April 3

The Franklin Institute names Larry Dubinski Chief Operating Officer. (pdf)

March 18

To Space & Back—first Franklin Institute produced full dome planetarium show— premieres in the Fels Planetarium. (pdf)

March 6

The Franklin Institute presents The Color of Science. (pdf)

February 13

Programs bring the dead to "life" this April as part of the Philadelphia Science Festival. (pdf)

January 8

The Franklin Institute spotlights new exhibit of antique lightning rods. (pdf)


2012

 

December 6

Celebrate the wonder of the holiday season at The Franklin Institute with extended hours and family-friendly holiday programming. (pdf)

November 13

The Franklin Institute appoints Michael Sanchez to its Board of Trustees. (pdf)

November 8

Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition opens November 10 at The Franklin Institute. (pdf)

October 22

The Franklin Institute announces the 2013 Franklin Award Laureates. (pdf)

August 7

The Franklin Institute makes a mega mess during Mess Fest. (pdf)

August 1

Ten new scrolls unveiled in Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in Ancient Times. (pdf)

July 19

The Franklin Institute announces gift from Teva Pharmaceuticals. (pdf)

July 9

The Franklin Institute appoints Daniel J. Hilferty to its Board of Trustees. (pdf)

July 3

The Franklin Institute announces extended hours of operation for summer 2012. (pdf)

June 11

The Jewish History Pass allows visitors to explore Philadelphia's arts and culture with a single ticket. (pdf)

June 5

The Franklin Institute's popular summer Discovery Camp heads to Valley Forge National Historical Park. (pdf)

May 9

More than 3,000 years of history arrive in Philadelphia with Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in Ancient Times. (pdf)

May 3

Dead Sea Scrolls lecture series kicks off opening weekend, runs through October. (pdf)

April 19

GlaxoSmithKline's Science in the Summer partners with The Franklin Institute. (pdf)

April 10

The Franklin Institute marks the 100th anniversay of the sinking of Titanic. (pdf)

April 5

The Franklin Institute breaks ground on Nicholas and Athena Karabots Pavilion. (pdf)

March 22

The Franklin Institute to host sold-out PA/NJ Sustainability Symposium on Thursday, March 29. (pdf)

March 14

Dow returns as presenting sponsor for 2012 Philadelphia Science Festival. (pdf)

March 8

Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit opens May 12, 2012. (pdf)

March 2

The Franklin Institute develops young Philadelphia scientists with launch of STEM Scholars program. (pdf)

February 27

Skanska USA selected to construct Nicholas & Athena Karabots Pavilion. (pdf)

January 25

Design Zone opens at The Franklin Institute on January 28. (pdf)

January 10

Dates announced for 2012 Philadelphia Science Festival. (pdf)