The Spring 2014 issue of Papyrus Magazine - the publication of the International Association of Museum Facility Administrators - features an article by QEA's Thomas Jester, AIA, FAPT on the renewed underground museum at Franklin Court within Independence National Historical Park. "The Benjamin Franklin Museum - Renewing a Philadelphia Landmark." 
 
The article details how, after a comprehensive two-year renovation, the museum that honors Franklin now reflects the latest principles in sustainability, while also providing an enhanced visitor experience and introduction to the statesman's life and achievements.

The modernization—both ambitious in scope, yet respectful of the celebrated original design—has been well received by critics and the public.

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