Hours and Ticket Prices

Monday - Saturday 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm-5:00 pm

Tickets to Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition include admission to the permanent exhibits of Sloan Museum, as well as Buick Automotive Gallery. Separate general admission tickets are not needed. Due to contractual agreements, there are no discounts or free passes accepted for this exhibit. Tickets to the exhibition are timed. Advance purchase is recommended.

Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition Tickets:
$14 - Adults
$12 - Seniors 60+
$11 - Youth ages 2-11
$10 - ASTC
$5 - Members - Call 810-237-3457 to reserve tickets at member price. Members cannot buy discounted tickets online.
Free - Children 1 and under

Veterans/Military Families/Teachers:
$7 - Adults
$6 - Seniors 60+
$6 - Youth ages 2-11

Sloan Museum General Admission Tickets
NOTE: Does NOT include admission to Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition, ONLY the permanent exhibits of Sloan Museum and Buick Gallery.
$7 - Adults
$6 - Seniors 60+
$6 - Youth ages 2-11
Free - Members and children 1 and under

Regional history, historic automobiles and hands-on science are major features of the Sloan Museum. Dramatic settings, video programs and hundreds of artifacts and photographs portray the area’s tumultuous 20th century history in the Flint and the American Dream exhibit.

Sloan Museum is nursing friendly. Mothers are welcome to nurse wherever they feel comfortable. If you would like a private location, please use our Nursing Room, located next to the ladies restroom in Wisner's Whizbang Emporium.


Special Events

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Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition

Journey back in time to 1912 with a replica boarding pass of an actual passenger aboard Titanic. Experience the life of Titanic, moving through the ship’s construction to life on board, the ill-fated sinking, and amazing artifact recovery efforts. Explore re-created first and third class cabins and encounter the freezing iceberg wall. Discover countless stories of heroism and humanity, as well as over 100 artifacts recovered from the ship’s debris field. In the Memorial Gallery, scan the memorial wall with your boarding pass to discover whether your passenger and traveling companions survived or perished.

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Wisner's Whizbang Emporium

Explore Wisner’s Whizbang Emporium, an interactive gallery where young and old can play together. Wonder at toys from the past as your little ones shop for food in the miniature grocery store and cook in the play kitchen. Take the wheel in the climb-on ambulance, play a board game, or discover a book together.

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20th Century Gallery - Flint And The American Dream

Flint’s dramatic history as the birthplace of General Motors comes to life at the Alfred P. Sloan Museum. Flint and the American Dream takes visitors on a fascinating journey through Flint in the 20th century - from the birth of the auto industry to the present. Here visitors encounter the ups and downs of General Motors, the birth of the UAW, Flint’s role as the “Arsenal of Democracy” and what life was like during the 50s, 60s and 70s. The gallery is packed with over 600 artifacts and photographs, including rare antique automobiles, colorful neon signs, period clothing, household furnishings and commercial goods

Collecting Flint from A to Z

Sloan Museum has a lot of artifacts, nearly 400,000 of them! You name it, we probably have one. A large, eclectic collection is required to accurately record life in Flint and Genesee County over the last 200 years. Our exhibit, Collecting Flint from A to Z, will highlight 26 groups from our vast and varied collection, normally hidden away in museum storage. Each alphabetized set reveals something about our shared history. See historic automobiles and firearms, radios and wedding dresses, beer, blueprints and everything in-between. Most exhibits are about one thing; this exhibit is about everything! More details...



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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