Philadelphia Tech Week

Join the best and brightest minds in the city as the tech industry celebrates technology and innovation with more than 100 events over the course of a week. Festivities include panels, conferences, gaming-themed events, cocktail parties, and many more!

The Franklin Institute Presents The Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in Ancient Times

Saturday, May 12, 2012 -
Sunday, October 14, 2012
North 20th Street between Race Street and Winter Street
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Take advantage of the first opportunity the world has to see the priceless biblical Dead Sea Scrolls. Texts included on the scrolls come from the books of Genesis, Psalms, Exodus, Isaih and others, comprising the oldest known copies of the Hebrew Bible. Also featured at the exhibit is a three-ton stone from the Western Wall in Jersualem.