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Find out why Educational Destinations is the 1st choice in educational Philadelphia STEM tours

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Known as the birthplace of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness, from 1800 to 1830, Philadelphia was also known as our largest city in America. Here, your STEM students can explore a city filled with robotics, fossils, butterflies, VR experiences, flight simulators, and so much more. Philadelphia is also full of captivating museums, lovely parks, and national historic sites.

 Below are some popular options for your educational STEM trip. You can also click on the PDF icon for a download of these features.

Educational STEM Opportunities

  • Meet Pennsylvania Academic Standards
  • Interactive School Tours
  • Be a Forensic Anthropologist
  • Scavenger Hunts
  • Animal Encounters
  • Amazing Adaptations
  • Escape Rooms
  • Virtual Reality Experiences
  • Flight Simulators
  • Planetarium Exhibits
  • Survivial Experiences
  • Discovery Camps
  • Museum Sleepovers
  • Philadelphia Science Festival (Spring)
  • Live Science Shows
  • Tech Studios
  • Robotics Workshops
  • Movie-Making Workshops
  • Drone Workshops
  • Game Design Workshops
  • Lego Robotics
  • Engineering for Kids

STEM Attractions

  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Penn Museum
  • The Franklin Institute
  • Mütter Museum at The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
  • Pennsylvania Hospital Physic Garden
  • Philadelphia Insectarium and Butterfly Pavilion
  • Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
  • Wagner Free Institute of Science
  • Awbury Arboretum
  • Adventure Aquarium
  • American Helicopter Museum & Education Center Bartram’s Garden
  • Camden Children’s Garden
  • College Settlement Outdoor School Program
  • Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center
  • Philadelphia Zoo
  • Garden State Discovery Museum
  • Greener Partners’ Longview Farm
  • Independence Seaport Museum
  • John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum
  • John James Audubon Center at Mill Grove
  • Linvilla Orchards
  • Longwood Gardens
  • Morris Arboretum
  • Peter Wentz Farmstead
  • Philadelphia Navy Yard
  • Philadelphia Water Department, Public Education
  • Riverbend Environmental Education Center
  • Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
  • University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology

Other Attractions

  • One Liberty Observation Deck
  • Ghost Tour of Philadelphia
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Pizza Brain
  • SPIN Philadelphia
  • Urban Ax Throwing
  • Treetop Quest Philly
  • American Revolution Museum
  • The Liberty Bell Center
  • Independence Hall & Congress Hall
  • The Betsy Ross House
  • The President’s House
  • National Constitution Center
  • Mother Bethel & Richard Allen Museum
  • National Museum of American Jewish History
  • Benjamin Franklin National Memorial
  • Christ Church & Christ Church Burial Ground
  • The African American Museum in Philadelphia
  • Carpenters’ Hall
  • Powel House & Hill-Physick House
  • Declaration (Graff) House
  • American Philosophical Society Museum
  • Philadelphia History Museum
  • Old City Hall
  • Independence Hall
  • Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site
  • Mütter Museum
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art
  • Elfreth's Alley
  • Battleship “New Jersey”
  • Valley Forge
  • Edgar Allan Poe National Historic Site
  • National Liberty Museum
  • Penn's Landing

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