Visit Us

Hours of Operation

Monday - TuesdayClosed
Wednesday - Friday9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Saturday10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
The Michigan Science Center will be open extended hours for Spring Break the following weeks:
Apr 7-11, 20149 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Apr 14-18, 20149 a.m. -5 p.m.
Apr 21-25, 20149 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Apr 20 - EasterClosed


Walk In Packages
General Admission:
Hundreds of hands-on exhibits,
stage shows and demonstrations
General Admission +1
IMAX or Planetarium
$18$15 $2Free
General Admission +2
IMAX and Planetarium
Wish Upon a Butterfly
(Includes General Admission)
Wish Upon a Butterfly + Flight of the Butterflies (Includes General Admission)$18$15$4Free

Children under age two are free.
We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Traveler’s Checks and U.S. currency.

Ways to Save:

  • Show your Wayne State University or Macomb Community College student ID and receive 50 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.