Franklin Institute prepares for expansion
PHILADELPHIA - April 5, 2012 (WPVI) -- The expansion at the Franklin Institute is officially underway.
They held an unconventional ground breaking ceremony in Center City Thurday.
The project is a 53,000 square foot expansion.
It will feature a conference center, and a new permanent exhibit called "Your Brain".
It is expected to open in 2014.
A $10 million dollar donation helped to fund the project.
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