To celebrate Earth Day, the Michigan Science Center will offer free general admission on April 20, 2019 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., sponsored by DENSO, the world’s second largest mobility supplier. The event will explore earth science with hands-on activities, exhibits and shows.
Free general admission includes access to more than 250 amazing hands-on exhibits, live stage shows, Spark!Lab from the Smithsonian, Kids Town gallery, STEM Playground, Space gallery and more. Earth Day activities will include stomp rockets, pocket solar system, static electricity and more.
The event also marks the grand opening of Global Soundscapesin the Toyota Engineering 4D Theater. Through giant screen images, surround sound, and live presentation, Global Soundscapestakes you on an ear-opening journey into the science of sound and the emerging field of soundscape ecology. All showings of Global Soundscapeswill be free on April 20, courtesy of DENSO. Space is limited and tickets will be available on a first come, first served basis.
Free day pre-registration is available at Mi-Sci.org, so click to reserve your spot!
The Michigan Science Center is located at 5020 John R St., Detroit, MI.
See ways to repurpose items for kids here.
Have fun if you visit!