The Franklin Institute Presents Motion and Machines
- Wednesday 16 August 2017
- 11:00AM - 12:00PM
- Penn Museum
Roll, slide, and spin! Investigate the basic physics of motion in this interactive show. Explore architecture through time and across cultures and learn Newton’s Laws of Motion. Witness these laws in action in a lever, pulley, and student-driven hover car.
Free with General Admission
World Wonders summer series features a globally focused lineup of performances geared toward children ages 5 to 13 and their families. This weekly morning program offers an extended opportunity to journey through various cultural traditions by way of music, dance, theater, science programs and more. No reservations are required for families but advance registration is suggested. Advance registration is required for groups of 10 or more. Contact Learning Programs at 215.746.6774. Free with Museum General Admission.
Related program: Storytime Expeditions at 10:15 am
Before each World Wonders program, children ages 4–9 and their chaperones or families may participate in Storytime Expeditions, themed storybook readings and activities within the galleries. Each week's Storytime Expedition is designed to complement the themes of our kid-friendly World Wonders programs. Space is limited. Groups of 10 or more should book ahead by calling (215)746-6774.
Philadelphia, PA 19104