Longway Planetarium

Due to the weather, Longway Planetarium is closed today, Sunday, April 15, 2018. We plan to reopen tomorrow for regular hours. 

Visit Michigan’s largest planetarium, located at 1310 E. Kearsley St. Flint, MI 48503. Tickets are $6 for adults, $4 for seniors, and $4 for youth ages 2-11. Longway Planetarium presents educational and entertaining shows every day of the week!

Hours & Ticket Prices

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Lobby Hours
Monday-Wednesday 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Thursday & Friday 10 a.m.- 9 p.m.
Saturday 11:30 a.m.- 9 p.m.
Sunday 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Ticket Prices
$6 - Adults
$4 - Seniors 60+
$4 - Youth ages 2-11
Free for members
Free for children 1 and under
Free for veterans, military families, and teachers

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Special Events

Get all the details about upcoming activities and events, including First Friday talks and Second Saturday Trivia Nights.

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Now Showing

Space School

1 p.m. Saturday & Sunday | 4 p.m. Daily | 7 p.m. Thursday, Friday & Saturday

Dive into the underwater world of outer space! Discover how astronauts train for space in extreme underwater environments.

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In My Backyard

12 p.m. Saturday & Sunday

Follow Fred Penner and his assistant, Arnie the Arrow, as they explore the colors of the rainbow, seasons, planets and constellations. In My Backyard is especially designed for the youngest stargazers.

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Perfect Little Planet

2 p.m. Saturday & Sunday

Imagine the ultimate space vacation. Discover our solar system through a different set of eyes—a family from another star system seeking the perfect vacation spot.

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Skies Over Michigan

3 p.m. Daily

Explore the night sky over Michigan. Learn about the rotation of the Earth and how to find the North Star, constellations, and planets in your backyard tonight.

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The Queen Light Show: From Mercury With Love

8 p.m. Thursday, Friday & Saturday

Experience 10 of Queen’s greatest hits, including “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “Another One Bites The Dust,” and “You’re My Best Friend.”

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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.


Longway Planetarium
1310 E. Kearsley Street
Flint, Michigan 48503

Sloan Museum
1221 E. Kearsley Street
Flint, Michigan 48503

Buick Gallery
303 Walnut Street
Flint, Michigan 48503


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