Marvel superhero exhibit to debut in spring at Franklin Institute

A bust of the character Groot, created for Marvel Studios' "Guardians of the Galaxy." It will be on display at The Franklin Institute April 13.
Photo credit Sandro Vanini/Museum of Pop Culture
By KYW Newsradio 1060
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Come spring, you'll be able to immerse yourself seamlessly into the Marvel Universe, and you don't even have to leave the Parkway.

The Franklin Institute announced its newest exhibit slated for April, "Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes."

As Marvel enters its 80th year, the exhibition features extensive collections of more than 300 original artifacts, including costumes, props and art, ranging from Marvel's earliest comic book series to 2018's "Black Panther."

Tickets are on sale now. The exhibit opens April 13 and runs through Sept. 2.