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The Franklin Institute

The Franklin Institute

The striking Benjamin Franklin Memorial greets people as they enter The Franklin Institute, Pennsylvania’s most-visited museum. Anyone can visit the rotunda for free during regular museum hours to view the 30-ton statue of Philadelphia’s favorite Founding Father, as well as the short multimedia show entitled Benjamin Franklin Forever, occurring at the top of each hour.

Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia™

Tags: Ben Franklin, Icons, Museums & Attractions

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