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: Genesee County Residents now receive 50% off admission to shows at Longway Planetarium, provided by the Arts & Culture Millage. Please present your driver’s license or ID with your address on it to receive your discount.
Hours & Ticket Prices
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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.
Longway Planetarium is closed in observance of the following holidays:
New Years Eve & Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve & Day
Genesee County Residents: $3 adults, $2 seniors 60+, $2 youth ages 2-11
Genesee County residents must present their driver’s license or ID with address on it to receive their discount.
Non-Residents: $6 adults, $4 seniors 60+, $4 youth ages 2-11
Members must present both their membership card and photo ID to receive their discounts. If the member card isn't available, Guest Services can look up the membership with photo ID.
Children 1 and younger: Free
Other Discounts: Free for ASTC, veterans, active military families, and teachers
For other discounts, please present proof of status to receive the discount, i.e. member card, veteran ID, active military ID, or staff ID.
Limited Show Times: July 20 | July 25 | July 26 | July 27 | August 1 | August 2 | August 3
Join us for Apollopalooza on July 20 as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing! Get hands-on with fun activities exploring moon craters and moon phases, and even help build a moon lander model. Head into the planetarium theater for Apollo: A Special Feature Presentation—Longway Planetarium’s very own tribute to this historic achievement. Food trucks will be available outside the planetarium. Can't make it to Apollopalooza? The show will still be a still for two weekends following the event.Learn More
Together, Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium serve more than 60,000 schoolchildren annually, providing standards-based classes in science and history. Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium are funded in part by the Genesee County Arts Education and Cultural Enrichment Millage funds. Your tax dollars are at work.