Enjoy the best and only museum in Philadelphia dedicated to creepy crawlies like insects and spiders. Educational and fun. We're the largest all-arthropod educational facility in the Northeast. Visit our dancing American Cockroachs in our kitchen and bathroom. Check out the bug that glows in the dark. Meet Rudolph the red-nosed firefly who really leads Santa's Sleigh. Watch our dancing bees. Pet a scorpion and hold Madagascar Hissing Cockroaches. Savor the taste of well prepared edible insects. Check out our many other cockroaches, swimming beetles, along with our many tarantulas. Take home gifts from our insect oriented shop. Tours guided by Museum Educators, Exciting travel shows at your facility, and educational birthday parties for children of all ages. Special events monthly for more experienced children.
Facility Amenities: Guided Tours
General Information: Hours: Mon. - Sat. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Open Year-round