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 $2 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
Now showing daily at 4 p.m.
A cheeky ladybug named Dolores and a quirky firefly called Mike take the audience on a fascinating journey into the wondrous world of trees. Zip around a tree with Dolores and Mike and discover its secrets: How do plants get food from the sun? How do they grow? How does water get from the roots to the top of the crown? And, how does all of this make life on earth possible?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.
- 19 Sep, 18Upcoming
Fundraising event to support the Flint Institute of Music & Sloan Museum Hosted by Dr. Bobby Mukkamala View over 35 unique cars from classics to…23 Sep, 18Upcoming
Choose a constellation of stars to practice under. Absorb the colors and space of the cosmos. Experience the soul-felt vibrations of energy from without and…24 Sep, 18Upcoming
Harold Ford, a lifelong Flint resident, will offer a 21st century perspective of what W.E.B. DuBois called “the problem of the twentieth century... the problem…29 Sep, 18Upcoming
Join us for an evening of “All That Glitters,” raising funds to support educational programs, exhibits, and shows at Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium. Enjoy…05 Oct, 18Upcoming
Find out what causes the Northern Lights and how to observe them! Mike Murray, Manager of the Delta College Planetarium in Bay City, will uncover…
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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