Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium Education Guide - 2019-20
3 SloanLongway.org GROUP RATE ADMISSION Sloan Museum at Courtland Center, Longway Planetarium, and Hands-On Science (20 or more) • • $4.50 per student/$5 per adult. • • Teachers are admitted at no charge. • • Chaperones are not charged for Hands-On Science at Longway Planetarium. Longway Planetarium’s Changes Demonstration and Ice Cream Activity • • $5 per person. • • Teachers are admitted at no charge. BOOK MORE THAN ONE PROGRAM AND SAVE! Book a second or third program for the same day at Sloan Museum at Courtland Center or Longway Planetarium for only $4 per student. You can mix and match programs between the institutions to make your trip twice as educational and twice as fun! This offer is not valid for Changes Demonstration. RESERVATIONS • • For reservations, call 810-237-3409, weekdays 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. • • A fee will be charged to all groups that give less than 72 hours’ notice of cancellation. • • Groups arriving more than 10 minutes late for their scheduled program will receive the next available timeslot. • • Please request arrangements for special needs students when you make your reservation. PLEASE NOTE • • All admission monies must be collected by the teacher prior to arrival. Any uncollected admissions will be charged the regular admission rate. • • All programs have minimum admission charges. • • All monies received must be by school-issued check, money order, credit card, or cash. No personal checks, please. LUNCH Longway Planetarium There is limited space available for groups to eat lunch on tables located in the lobby. Arrangements must be made in advance. Availability is on a first-come, first- served basis. Sloan Museum at Courtland Center Mall The use of our café space is FREE for students who have scheduled a walk-through of the exhibits at Sloan Museum at Courtland Center. No food or drink is provided. Capacity is limited. Reservations for the café space must be made at the same time as program reservations. Availability is on a first-come, first-served basis. MUSEUM AND PLANETARIUM STORES We invite all student groups to shop at the end of their visit. We offer many affordable items that bring home the learning experience of our institutions. OTHER INFORMATION • • Programs last 45-60 minutes unless otherwise stated. • • Teachers and chaperones are asked to supervise students at all times. • • Please request that chaperones do not bring siblings or additional children. • • Buses may load and unload at the front entrance of Longway Planetarium. At Courtland Center, buses may unload at Mall Entrance A on Court St. next to El Cozumel Mexican Grill. GENERAL INFORMATION Call 810-237-3409 to plan your field trip or in-school experience!