Franklin Court and Museum

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Old City/Historic District


317 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
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(215) 965-2306
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Description

The site of Benjamin Franklin's Philadelphia home, this area now contains a complex of exhibits about Franklin, including a printing office and book bindery, an archaeological exhibit, and an underground, multimedia museum. It is also the site of the first Post Office.

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The Underground Museum at Franklin Court is currently closed to visitors. Franklin Court remains open daily from 9:00am - 5:00pm and the Printing Office is open from 10:00am - 5:00pm. Please note that the Market Street and Chestnut Street gates for Franklin Court are currently closed. Please check http://www.nps.gov/inde for additional information.

Distance from Independence Visitor Center: 0.26 miles
Distance from Sister Cities Visitor Center: 1.35 miles
Distance from Pennsylvania Convention Center: 0.76 miles


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Facility Amenities:
BusParking, CompGuide, CompDriver, Free Admission

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