Longway Planetarium - 1310 E. Kearsley Street
Featuring 129 seats under an impressive 52 1/2-foot dome, the Longway Planetarium is Michigan’s largest planetarium. For more than half a century, Flint’s Longway Planetarium has been a major resource of science education for students and families. The largest planetarium in the state, it has brought the stars to more than 2.5 million people since its opening on June 26, 1958.
Monday-Thursday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday: 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sunday: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tickets: $6 adults, $4 Senior 60+, $4 youth age 2-11, members and 1 and under are free. ASTC reciprocal discount is $3 per person.
Titanic Combo Passes - Includes admission to Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition at Sloan Museum, Buick Automotive Gallery, and one show at Longway Planetarium. Adults $14, Senior (60+) $12, Youth (2-11) $9, Child (1 & Under) Free, Members - Free, ASTC Reciprocal Members - $10
Sloan Museum - 1221 E. Kearsley Street
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.
Monday - Friday: 10 a.m to 5 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Tickets to Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition: $14 adults, $12 senior 60+, $11 youth age 2-11, and 1 and under are free. ASTC $10. Includes admission to Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition as well as the permanent exhibits of Sloan Museum. Separate general admission tickets not needed.
Titanic Combo Passes - Includes admission to Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition at Sloan Museum, Buick Automotive Gallery, and one show at Longway Planetarium: $20 adults, $16 senior (60+), $15 youth (2-11), free child (1 & Under), ASTC Reciprocal Members - $13
Buick Gallery - 303 Walnut Street
The Buick Automotive Gallery is also home to the Sloan Museum’s Perry Archives. Here we house a wide array of photographs, records and objects chronicling the people and history of Flint and Genesee County, Michigan.
Monday-Thursday: closed to the public or by appointment-24 hours notice.
Saturday & Sunday: 12-5pm. Call 810.237.3440 to make an appointment.
Admission to Buick Gallery includes admission to Sloan Museum.
Tickets: $9 adults, $8 Senior 60+, $6 youth age 2-11, members and 1 and under are free. ASTC reciprocal discount is $3 per person to see the traveling exhibit.
Combo Passes - Includes admission to Sloan Museum as well as Buick Automotive Gallery AND one show at Longway Planetarium:
Adults $14, Senior (60+) $12, Youth (2-11) $9, Child (1 & Under) Free, Members - Free, ASTC Reciprocal Members - $6
Blast Off In Starship Sloan!
Be The Astronaut
January 20-May 13, 2018
Blast off in your own space capsule and discover the future of space exploration! Come aboard Starship Sloan, explore interactive navigation and technology stations, and get ready to pilot your own mission. Videogame interfaces and hands-on command centers allow YOU to become the engineers and astronauts that make space flight possible. Be The Astronaut is a traveling exhibit by Eureka Exhibits.
Under The Dome... Under Water
January 20-May 13, 2018
Shows daily at 4:00 pm and Thursday, Friday & Saturday at 7:00 pm
Dive into the underwater world of outer space! Plunge into microgravity simulation in the world’s most high-tech swimming pool, where astronauts practice repairing the International Space Station. Explore an extreme underwater training habitat as you discover how astronauts test equipment, conduct experiments, and live in isolation to prepare for space.
Hours and Pricing
Sloan Museum Hours
Monday - Saturday: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sloan Museum is located at 1221 E. Kearsley St. Flint, MI 48503.
Longway Planetarium Show Times
Space School will show daily at 4:00 pm and Thursday, Friday & Saturday at 7:00 pm.
Click here to view complete calendar of planetarium shows.
Longway Planetarium is located at 1310 E. Kearsley St. Flint, MI 48503.
COSMIC COMBO Tickets to Sloan Museum & Longway Planetarium
$14 adults, $12 seniors 60+, $9 youth ages 2-11
ASTC Tickets - $3 (to see Be The Astronaut)
Member Tickets - Free
Children (1 & under) Tickets - Free
Veteran/Military/Teacher Tickets - Free
For more information, call (810) 237-3450.
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.
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