Thomas Jefferson University

Jefferson & Philadelphia Science Festival

NOTICE: The Philadelphia Science Festival has been canceled in response to COVID-19.  More information will be posted once plans for 2021 are available. We thank you for your interest and look forward to seeing you at next year's event.
Philadelphia Science Festival

Jefferson continues its sponsorship of the Philadelphia Science Festival, a city-wide celebration of our region’s strength and expertise in STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics.

Join our Jefferson teams and help engage the Philadelphia community in fun, hands-on activities demonstrating the importance of science in our everyday lives, and to specifically showcase the talents and expertise of Jefferson’s students, faculty, and staff.

What is the Philadelphia Science Festival?


Learn more about the Festival by watching this Emmy award winning video. For additional information visit the Festival's website.  



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Jefferson Contacts

For questions or more information about the Festival or specific events, contact

For media and public relations, contact

Contacts for each of our partnering Colleges and Centers are listed below.