Upcoming events

Monday, August 11, 2014
6 p.m.  

Show and Tell

Featuring Bartram’s GardenEastern State PenitentiaryElfreth’s AlleyFree Library of PhiladelphiaIndependence Seaport MuseumNational Liberty MuseumNational Constitution CenterUniversity of Pennsylvania Museum of Anthropology & Archaeology

How do some of Philadelphia’s great historical and cultural institutions relate to science? Find out at a special format Science on Tap: Show-and-Tell event! Join us as Philadelphia museums bring a piece of their story to National Mechanics to demonstrate to us how their work relates to science.These organizations will present a specific object or idea in flash talk format, giving you a chance to see these establishments in a new scientific light.


remaining dates for the 2013/2014 program year

September 8, 2014  - hosted by the Wagner Free Institute of Science
October 13, 2014  - hosted by the Mutter Museum
November 10, 2014  - hosted by the American Philosophical Society Museum
December 8, 2014  - hosted by the Wagner Free Institute of Science

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