Visit Michigan’s largest planetarium, located at 1310 E. Kearsley St. Flint, MI 48503. Longway Planetarium presents educational and entertaining shows every day of the week! Click here to view complete show times. Lobby Hours Monday-Wednesday…
Explore Flint’s premiere destination for regional history and science education, located at 1221 E. Kearsley St. Flint, MI 48503. Thanks to grants from the Community Foundation of Greater Flint and the Ruth Mott Foundation, general…
Effective August 8, 2018: Due to the passing of the Arts & Culture Millage, Genesee County residents will receive free general admission to Sloan Museum in the Flint Cultural Center, a discounted rate of $3 per person for Dinosaurs Unearthed at Courtland Center Mall, and 50% off planetarium tickets. Please present your driver’s license or ID with your address on it to receive your discount.
CURRENT SHOWS & EXHIBITIONS
FREE Admission | August 4 - December 9, 2018
This exhibit is the first in a series of events designed to inspire community conversations, presented by the University of Michigan-Flint, the Community Foundation of Greater Flint. The "RACE: Are We So Different?" exhibition explores the science, history, and everyday experience of race in the United States.Learn More
June 16, 2018 - January 6, 2019
Roaring, moving, life-size dinosaurs are thundering into Sloan Museum at Courtland Center. State-of-the-art and scientifically accurate, down to the feathers on T. rex, Dinosaurs Unearthed features 18 animatronic dinosaurs, as well as giant skeletons, fossil casts of skulls, claws, and horns, real specimens of Mosasaur and Spinosaurus teeth, an Oviraptor egg, and even coprolite (dinosaur poop).Learn More
7 PM Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays
Longway Planetarium breathes new life into the wildly popular classic rock light show format with an original production set to the music of Queen. Experience 10 of Queen’s greatest hits in this brand new show, including favorites like "Bohemian Rhapsody," "Another One Bites The Dust," and "You’re My Best Friend."Learn More
Now showing daily at 4 p.m.
Edge of Darkness features amazing scenes of places never before seen, gathered by key space missions that culminated with groundbreaking discoveries in 2015. Experience a spectacular flight through the great cliffs on comet 67P, a close look at the fascinating bright "lights" on Ceres, and the first ever close-ups of dwarf binary planet Pluto and its moons.Learn More
Nursing Room Available at Sloan Museum
To better serve our patrons, we have created a nursing room for mothers and babies. This room is located near the ladies' room in the family gallery, Wisner's Whizbang Emporium.
- 15 Dec, 18Upcoming
Visit with a friendly T. Rex, enjoy donuts and milk, and explore the Dinosaurs Unearthed exhibit! Advance reservations are required. For more information, call 810-237-3427.…16 Dec, 18Upcoming
Kick off your holiday season with a festive holiday tea! Enjoy an assortment of teas and delicious treats inside the Longway Planetarium theater. Due to…12 Jan, 19Upcoming
Team up with your friends in groups of up to six people and compete against the other challengers in six common categories including science, history,…09 Feb, 19Upcoming
Team up with your friends in groups of up to six people and compete against the other challengers in six common categories including science, history,…16 Feb, 19Upcoming
FIRST® LEGO® League Juniors! Get ready to design, test, and use your problem solving skills to build and launch a straw rocket! Make a glow…
Sloan*Longway was created when Longway Planetarium and Sloan Museum joined in 2004. Sloan*Longway is comprised of three facilities, namely Buick Automotive Gallery, Longway Planetarium and Sloan Museum. Together, the organization serves more than sixty thousand school children annually, providing bench mark classes in science and history.
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