Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia 19103 Driving directions
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Dating from 1812, the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University is one of the oldest science research institutions in the western hemisphere. In the Dinosaur Hall on the first level, dinosaur skeleton are displayed and explanations given as to the rigours of discovering fossils. Life-size dioramas showcasing native animals from North America, Asia and Africa are also presented.


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