Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Sun January 20, 2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AMSat February 23, 2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AMSun April 7, 2019 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Children on the autism spectrum and their families are invited to experience the museum before the crowds. You can visit with the dinosaurs, explore our children’s discovery center Outside In, see our special Xtreme Bugs exhibit and wander through the dioramas at your own pace. 

Museum Stories (images and descriptions of our exhibits) are available to provide you and your children with visual and written information about your upcoming visit to the museum. They can be found on our website at  

Preregistration is required (same-day registration is available onsite). If you would like to attend, please contact our visitor services department at 215-299-1060 or Please provide the following information: contact name, email, phone, total number of attendees, number of children and their ages. To ensure a positive experience, space is limited!

  • 215-299-1060
  • The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University 1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
    Philadelphia , Pennsylvania 19103