Information & Facts
Benjamin Franklin Parkway and 26th Street
$16 (adults), $12 (children 13-18 and students with
valid ID). Other concessions are available, On the first Sunday of
every month, entry is by donation
English is the most common language but Spanish is often
spoken in south-western states.
The US Dollar (USD) is the unit of currency and is divided into
100 cents. Only major banks exchange foreign currency. ATMs are
widespread and credit cards and travellers cheques are widely
accepted. Travellers cheques should be taken in US Dollars to avoid
hassles. Banking hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm.
Tuesday to Sunday from 10am to 5pm (until 8.45pm on
Fridays). Closed on Mondays and major public