Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes features more than 300 artifacts, including some of Marvel’s most iconic and sought-after pages, costumes, and props. Spectacular artifacts to thrill both avid collectors, and casual fans—while immersive set pieces, soundscapes, and interactive elements bring the comic book world to life!
The exhibition debuts during Marvel’s 80th anniversary year, and chronicles the story of Marvel and its influence on visual culture, while also uncovering the narratives of individual characters such as Captain America, Spider-Man, Black Panther, Captain Marvel, and Doctor Strange.
- A fully immersive design with life-size scenes straight from the comic world.
- Rare, hand-drawn images of iconic heroes such as Spider-Man, Black Panther, and Captain America—by the artists who first designed them.
- Concept sketches, props, and costumes celebrating the 10th anniversary of Marvel Studios.
- Interactive elements including the opportunity to travel through the mysterious mirror dimension of Doctor Strange, and pose for selfies alongside life-size representations of Black Panther, Spider-Man, and iconic Marvel super heroes.
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Best Time to Visit!
Weekday mornings during the summer can be crowded with large groups taking field trips. We are confident that you will have a great time at The Franklin Institute no matter when you visit! If you are looking for shorter lines and a less busy experience, we suggest individuals purchasing tickets do so on weekends and on weekday afternoons.