Science in the National Park

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Science in the National Park

May 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

There is so much science to celebrate in the birthplace of our country!  Attendees will have the opportunity to explore the connection between history and science at Independence National Historical Park, with activities geared to a fourth and fifth-grade audience.

 Participating Partners
  • Rutgers University-Camden
  • American Society of Naval Engineers
  • Bighorn Basin Paleontological Institute & Delaware Valley Paleontological Society
  • American Philosophical Society
  • Let’s Go Outdoors
  • Pennsylvania Society for Biomedical Research
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Mermaid Goggles
  • SciStarter
  • La Salle University
  • US Department of Agriculture
  • John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
  • Rowan University
  • Philadelphia Solar Energy Association
  • Museum of the American Revolution
  • 500 Women Scientists
  • Science History Institute
  • Philadelphia Society of Women Engineers
  • New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium
  • Independence Seaport Museum
  • Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
  • National Park Service
  • Thomas Jefferson University
  • Riverbend Environmental Education Center
  • National Constitution Center


May 2
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


The Franklin Institute


Independence National Historical Park
599 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106 United States
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