“The Science Behind Pixar” runs March 12-Sept. 5. Get hands-on while exploring the technology behind beloved animated films and their characters. With more than 40 interactive elements, the exhibition’s eight sections focus on steps in the Pixar filmmaking process. You can even come face-to-face with re-creations of Buzz Lightyear, Dory, Mike and Sulley, Edna Mode, and Wall-E.
Tickets, including general museum admission, are $29.95 and $24.95 for children 3-11 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Evening ticket, which don’t include the rest of the Franklin Institute, are $19.95 and $14.95 for children from 5 to 9 p.m. The Franklin Institute is at 222 N. 20th St., Philadelphia. Call (215) 448-1200 or visit www.fi.edu for more information.
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