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About the Science Center

The Science Center is Philadelphia’s premier catalyst of entrepreneurial activity, healthcare innovation, and economic growth. Established in 1963, the Science Center has been recognized by The Brookings Institution as a best-in-class investor, mentor, and economic development partner for young technology companies. Today, the mission-driven organization advances healthcare innovation from idea to the marketplace through proven commercialization support and builds inclusive STEM pathways for Philadelphia youth and adults.

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Science Center Colors

Color is a core element in the Science Center's identity that brings unification and recognition when consistently applied. The color system was also designed specifically with accessibility in mind, making high contrast a top priority.

Science Center Brand Colors


Kristen Fitch

Senior Director of Marketing

Leslie Smith

Associate Digital Marketing Manager

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