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Monday - TuesdayClosed
Wednesday - Friday9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Saturday10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Nov 1 - Coats for Kids (free general admission)9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Nov 27 - ThanksgivingClosed
Nov 2810 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Dec 24 & 25 - Christmas Eve & DayClosed

Please Note: Kids Town, Centennial Lab, DTE Energy Sparks Theater, and Chrysler Science Stage will be closed all day on Nov. 1, 2014 for Coats for Kids.


Ticket Packages
Youth 2-12 & Seniors
Premium Members
Super SPARK: general admission + 2 theater experiences$21$18$4Free
Fantastic FLARE: general admission + special exhibit & 1 theater experience$22$19$6Free
Big-time BLAST: general admission + 1 theater experience$18$15$2Free
Explorer EXPLOSION: general admission + special exhibit$18$15$4Free
General Admission$13$10FreeFree

Children under age two are free.

We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Traveler’s Checks and U.S. currency.

Ways to Save:

  • Refer a friend and save! Learn more about our referral program.
  • Purchase a Detroit Experience Pass.
  • Attend one of our three upcoming free general admission days: Coats for Kids (Nov. 1), Noel Night (Dec. 6), and MiSci’s Birthday Celebration (Dec. 26).
  • Purchase a Michigan Science Center membership: members receive free general admission for a year, plus special discounts, invitations to exclusive events and more!
  • Show your high school or college student ID and receive 20 percent off general admission.
  • Sign-up for a Young Explorer program. Only $5 members/$10 non-members for child and caregiver the first Wednesday of every month! Learn more here.
  • Take $5 off general admission when visiting after 4:30 p.m. on weekends. Perfect for late day visitors. Catch a film, planetarium show and/or some exhibits.

School Field Trips

Parties of 12 or more can save with Group rates when making a reservation. Perfect for classroom field trips, reunions and more! Explore group pricing, available options, educator resources and more here.