Hotels, Attractions & Partners

Michigan Science Center Exterior PhotographThe Michigan Science Center is located in Midtown Detroit’s cultural center. A beautiful area of the city with other cultural icons like the Detroit Institute of Arts and Wayne State University, the museum can be quickly accessed from nearby major freeways.

We recommend visiting the Detroit Convention and Visitors Bureau’s website,, to learn more about the city and the available hotels, restaurants and additional fun things to do in the Metro Detroit area. Their interactive map is a phenomenal tool to help with your planning efforts. We look forward to seeing you soon!

To get the complete Midtown experience, purchase a Detroit Experience Pass and get access to seven Detroit attractions for just $32!

The Michigan Science Center will be hosting neighborhood events throughout the summer. If you are interested in coordinating an event that includes general admission discounts, raffles, and more, please send an email with your contact information, neighborhood or block club name, preferred date(s), and approximate number of attendees to:

mcaca_logo_finalThe Michigan Science Center is proud to work with the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs in its mission to develop a vibrant arts and cultural scene throughout the state.


Southeastern Michigan Events

find_us_on_ixiti_bugFor more family fun in Southeast Michigan, look for us on IXITI: The Experience Engine. IXITI is the place to find cultural events happening in Detroit, Ann Arbor, and throughout Southeastern Michigan.




Find great stuff for kids to do in the Ann Arbor/Detroit area with the Top 20 Places to Take Kids. We’re on the list!



The Michigan Science Center offers admission and membership discounts to employees, customers and/or students of the following organizations. Please contact your organization for additional details.

  • Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • DMC
  • Farbman Group
  • Macomb Community College
  • VG Preferred – Village Green Apartments
  • Wayne State University
  • William Beaumont Health System