SLOAN MUSEUM AT COURTLAND CENTER

Longway Planetarium and Sloan Museum are operating at full capacity. As of August 9, 2021, all visitors ages 2+ are required to wear masks while indoors at Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium. Masks can be removed for short periods while eating snacks/lunches at the tables in Sloan Museum at Courtland Center Mall. Thank you for helping us create the safest possible environment for our community.

Sloan Museum at Courtland Center Closed until October 2

We're preparing for a new exhibit

Sloan Museum at Courtland Center is closed September 6 through October 1 as we prepare for exhibit change over. We can't wait to see you when we reopen on October 2.

Traveling Exhibit Tickets

Includes Mission Safari as well as General Admission experiences.

Mission Safari

OCTOBER 2, 2021 – JANUARY 2, 2022

Spin the wheel and your adventure is real! Spider webs, jungle vines, swinging bars and more await you in this a-maze-ing Mission Safari adventure that's both educational and fun. Learn how your favorite animals get around and try their movements on for size while learning about efforts to save their habitats! Can you jump as far as a Kangaroo? Can you glide like an eagle? Can you navigate a web like a black widow? Find out while learning about biodiversity, conservation, and your favorite animals in this interactive maze experience that's never the same experience twice!

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General Admission

General Admission

Includes Play Area and Historic Vehicles

Play Area

Open now through September 5, 2021

The play area has been carefully reconfigured to ensure social distancing. Four distinct sections create opportunities for kids to practice sharing and taking turns. The house area includes a grocery store, kitchen fun, and picnic tables. The playground area includes a climber and balance toys. The young children's area includes mats, building toys, puzzles, and a reading nook.

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Historic Automobiles from Sloan Museum's Vehicle Collection

Open now through September 5, 2021

See concept cars, trucks, and classic cars dating from the early 1900s to the late 1980s, all with historic ties to Flint and Genesee County. Whether it was assembled in the area, entirely Flint-built, or features Flint-made parts, each vehicle helps tell a story about how the automotive industry shaped life in Flint—and how Flint helped put the world on wheels.

Welcome Back!

4190 E. Court St. Burton, MI 48509

As of August 9, 2021, Longway Planetarium and Sloan Museum are operating at full capacity. All visitors ages 2+ are required to wear masks while indoors at Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium. Masks can be removed for short periods while eating snacks/lunches at the tables in Sloan Museum at Courtland Center Mall. Thank you for helping us create the safest possible environment for our community.

HOURS
Tues.-Sat.: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sun. 12:00-5:00 PM
Closed Mondays

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Renovation and Expansion Project

Be a part of the Discovery!

Sloan Museum of Discovery will open in Spring 2022

Sloan Museum in the Flint Cultural Center is closed for renovation and will re-open in Spring 2022 as the new Sloan Museum of Discovery. We encourage you to visit our temporary exhibition space inside Courtland Center Mall. Visitors can enjoy over 30 historic automobiles from Sloan Museum's vehicle collection, as well as hands-on traveling exhibits and a family play area.

Sloan Museum’s renovation and expansion is a $27.5 million project. Over 95% of this goal has been raised through donations from private foundations, corporations, and individuals. Every gift makes an impact! Would you like to be part of the Discovery? Click to find out how you can buy an engraved brick, or make a donation in any amount.

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OUR MISSION

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We inspire our community by providing educational experiences in science and regional history through artifacts, outreach, exhibits, and programs. 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.

OUR VENUES

Longway Planetarium
1310 E. Kearsley St.
Flint, Michigan 48503
810-237-3400
longway@sloanlongway.org


Sloan Museum
4190 E. Court St.
Burton, Michigan 48509
810-237-3450
sloan@sloanlongway.org

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