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Michigan Science Center

Address: 
5020 John R Street
Detroit , MI , 48202
Phone: 313.577.8400
42° 21' 30.7332" N, 83° 3' 43.2252" W
Contact name: 
Shannon Mackie Senior Marketing Manager
Seasons: 
A wonderful place for exploring Science, Engineering, Math and Technology in a creative hands-on setting.

With live stage shows, a 4D theater, a Planetarium, 250+ hands-on exhibits, lab activities, special exhibits and more, there’s more than you can see and do in a week. In fact, there’s something new to discover at MiSci every month!

SPECIAL EXHIBITS

We have a number of exciting exhibits that are only here for a short time. Visit us today to see what’s new!

EXHIBIT GALLERIES

The Michigan Science Center is yours to discover… from our five theaters – to hands-on exhibit galleries focusing on life, space, engineering, physical science, and more.

LIVE SHOWS

Experience how our demonstrations, shows and programs bring science to life! We have stage shows and theater presentations happening everyday.

DEMONSTRATIONS

Discover a variety of science topics with themed activities in chemistry, physics, engineering, life science and technology.

SCIENCE CAMP

2018 Mad Scientist Winter Camp
Our Mad Scientist Winter Camp was a big success. Stay tuned for more details about our upcoming Summer Camp!

HOMESCHOOL LEARNING LABS

New Homeschool Learning Labs now available!Sessions are held the first Wednesday of each month October – June and run 35 – 45 minutes.Grade Levels: Lower Elementary (Ages 6 – 8): 11 a.m., Upper Elementary (Ages 9 – 11): noon, Middle/High School (Ages 12 – 18): 1 p.m.
Open hours: 
Sunday: 12:00 pm-6:00 pm
Monday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Tuesday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-6:00 pm