If you like Science this app is a must and after trying out for a bit its pretty cool,you can even step inside NASA launch control or better again hop inside the Endeavour Flight deck…There is lots of stuff to see here,LOTS….The app does tell you about how to plan your visit to the museum if you reside in the area,but perhaps one to keep in mind should you be travelling that direction, but the content on board is a must see for the science fan..Content can be either streamed or downloaded… Today the announcement was made on Twitter
Founded in honor of America’s first scientist, Benjamin Franklin, The Franklin Institute is one of the oldest and premier centers of science education and development in the country. Today, the Institute continues its dedication to public education and creating a passion for science by offering new and exciting access to science and technology in ways that would dazzle and delight its namesake.
Features of the app include:
Experience the Best Science Virtual Reality:
The app features a powerful virtual reality science content library featuring experiences curated by The Franklin Institute from all over the globe. Dive to the bottom of the deep ocean, take a tour of the space station and space shuttle, visit the beaches of a National Marine Sanctuary, and explore the human brain, all in high resolution virtual reality.
Get Turn-by-Turn Directions:
Visiting the museum? Our interactive map and indoor wayfinding provide turn-by-turn directions from any location, plus quick access to the shortest route to restrooms and other amenities.
Membership Made Easy:
Special features for Franklin Institute members allow you to store your membership card and easily scan it when you visit. A quick reference guide reminds members of all of their benefits, and the app allows for easy purchase of member tickets to the museum and events.
Purchase Tickets and Skip the Line:
Don’t wait in line! Download the app and purchase tickets for museum admission and special exhibits and events and retrieve tickets using your order information to easily scan them upon arrival.
See the Daily Museum Schedule: Get a complete daily schedule of our films, live science demonstrations, and other opportunities and experiences happening during your visit.