Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Chemical Heritage Museum

Designed for adults, despite its location in the heart of the city's family tourist district. Features a Periodic Table video column.
Address:
315 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA
Directions:
In the old First National Bank building, in the historic section of downtown, a block east of Independence Hall.
Hours:
M-F 10 am - 4 pm (Call to verify)
Phone:
215-925-2222
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How roots grow.

Chemical Heritage Museum

How roots grow....

[Tatyana Jula, 01/19/2010]

It almost looks like a pickled specimen from the Mutter Museum!

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