Enjoy FREE general admission at the Michigan Science Center on Saturday, August 19 in honor of teachers and back-to-school, from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. This event is sponsored by Ford Motor Company.
If you’ve never been, this is a great destination for families, and truly has a something for ALL ages to enjoy! Admission includes 250+ hands-on exhibits, live stage shows, Spark!Lab from the Smithsonian, Kids Town gallery, STEM Playground space and more. Chrysler IMAX® Dome Theatre tickets will also be available for purchase.
Pre-registration is required. Visit this website and select your estimated arrival time to help manage traffic flow. The max number of tickets requested is 5.
Additionally, MiSci is also hosting a free professional development workshop for teachers on this day. Educators will experience hands-on STEM exercises, discover how MiSci programs support the Michigan Science Standards, and learn about opportunities for test prep, special needs programming, and more professional development. Additionally, teachers will also enjoy a private showing of Extreme Weather 4D in the Toyota Engineering 4D Theater. Workshop registration is required and is available here.
Public parking is available in the DIA lot on John R just north of the building for $7. Please note: some surrounding streets may be closed due to the Charles H. Wright Museum’s African World Festival. Click here to learn more about that event.
For more FREE fun in and around metro Detroit and beyond, check out this list!
Have fun if you visit!