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Science and Technology

This section features museums and other attractions related to science, technology and industrial history, including railroads, aviation and other forms of transportation. Natural history museums are listed in the "Creatures" section but may also be listed here.

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Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University is the oldest natural science research institution and museum in the Americas. . .

West Chester, PA, USA

The transport museum focuses on the history, science and technology of rotary wing aviation. . .

Philadelphia, PA, USA

The American Philosophical Society Museum hosts revolving, thematic exhibitions that explore the intersections of history, art, and science. . .

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Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Franklin Institute is a science museum and center of science education and research in Philadelphia. . .

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Wilmington, DE, USA

The Hagley Museum and Library is a nonprofit educational institution in Wilmington, Delaware. . .

Newark, DE, USA

The Iron Hill Science Center has exhibits of insects, fossils, plants and taxidermy. . .

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Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Kislak Center houses a notable collection devoted to the history of chemistry and related subjects. . .

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Yorklyn, DE, USA

The Marshall Steam Museum is a collection of antique steam-powered cars on the grounds of Auburn Heights Preserve, a state park in Yorklyn, Delaware. . .

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Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Mütter Museum is a medical museum in Center City Philadelphia. . .

Coatesville, PA, USA

This museum focuses on the industrial history of Southeastern Pennsylvania. . .

Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Philadelphia Mint was created after passage of the Coinage Act of 1792. . .

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Roebling, NJ, USA

This museum has exhibits related to the history of Roebling, New Jersey, and the John A. Roebling's Sons Company. . .

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Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Science History Institute (formerly the Chemical Heritage Foundation) is an institution that preserves and promotes understanding of the history of science. . .

Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum is located in Southwest Philadelphia near Philadelphia International Airport. . .

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Philadelphia, PA, USA

The Wagner Free Institute of Science is a natural history museum in North Philadelphia. . .

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