Longway Planetarium

Visit Michigan’s largest planetarium, located at 1310 E. Kearsley St. Flint, MI 48503. Longway Planetarium presents educational and entertaining shows exploring astronomy and science topics every day of the week!

Effective August 8, 2018: Due to the passing of the Arts & Culture Millage, Genesee County Residents will receive 50% off admission to shows at Longway Planetarium. Please present your driver’s license or ID with your address on it to receive your discount.

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
Genesee County Residents: $3 adults, $2 seniors 60+, $2 youth ages 2-11
Non-Residents: $6 adults, $4 seniors 60+, $4 youth ages 2-11
Members: Free
Free for children 1 and under
Free for veterans, military families, and teachers
*Please present your driver’s license or ID with your address on it to receive your discount.

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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

In My Backyard

12 p.m. Saturday & Sunday

Join children’s entertainer Fred Penner from TV’s Nickelodeon as he explores things large and small, from the colors of the rainbow, to the reasons for the seasons.

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The Life of Trees

1 p.m. Saturday & Sunday

A cheeky ladybug named Dolores and a quirky firefly called Mike take the audience on a fascinating journey into the wondrous world of trees.

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Accidental Astronauts

2 p.m. Saturday & Sunday

Follow the adventures of Sy, Annie, and their dog Armstrong as they embark on an unexpected journey into space!

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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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NEW! Edge of Darkness

4 p.m. Daily

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 Pluto and its moons.

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Violent Universe

7 p.m. Thursday, Friday & Saturday

Witness the raw power of the cosmos as worlds collide in this thrilling show! Narrated by Sir Patrick Stewart of Star Trek: The Next Generation and the X-Men films.

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Dark Side: The Light Show

8 p.m. Thursday, Friday & Saturday

Experience Pink Floyd's iconic Dark Side of the Moon album as never before in this one-of-a-kind rock light show!

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ABOUT US

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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.

OUR VENUES

Longway Planetarium
1310 E. Kearsley Street
Flint, Michigan 48503
810.237.3400
longway@sloanlongway.org


Sloan Museum
1221 E. Kearsley Street
Flint, Michigan 48503


Courtland
4190 E Court St,
Burton, MI 48509

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