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Sloan Museum

1221 E. Kearsley Street, Flint, MI 48503-1988
810.237.3450
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Ranked #5 of 58 Attractions in Flint
Type: Museums
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Flint, Michigan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Took out of town sister for all of our first visit to the Sloan. WONDERFUL experience. We have lived in Flint for over 28 years and never knew most of it's history. The extra exhibit about the colonies was also enjoyable. we all LOVED it.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Enjoyed visiting the museum. A lot of history and some great input from some of the "old timers" who work there. Small but well organized and full of memorabilia.

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Flint, Michigan
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We we here for the grossology exhibit and it was very very busy. It was very hard for the kids to do any of the hands on activities because of so many kids trying to do the same thing. The grossology exhibit was made out to be this huge exhibit and in reality it was just a little room of... More

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Flushing, Michigan, United States
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64 reviews 64 reviews
14 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We took our daughter here and enjoyed the Space exhibit. There were lots of hands on activities and plenty of fun even for the adults. We actually bought a Family pass so we could go back later in the year and utilize all that it has to offer.

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Flint, Michigan
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9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

I have visited museums across the country, and the Sloan is one of the best. Their exhibits are fun, entertaining, and interesting. It's great to see places where families can have fun together.

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Davison, Michigan, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

The Sloan Museum is located in the Flint Cultural Center. It has many exhibits detailing the history of Flint. We spent the night there for a Girl Scout outing so we had hands-on participation with many of the exhibits. When we were there the main exhibits were the Bugs! and the Pierson Doll Collection, both of which were amazing. The... More

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Flint, mi
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784 reviews 784 reviews
160 attraction reviews
291 helpful votes 291 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

The current SPACE exhibit, from NASA should not be missed! In this exhibit, you can touch a moon rock, ride a centrifuge, see real NASA artifacts and stuff from space. Admission is now $9 a person but you can buy a "share-a-pass" yearly membership that allows you UNLIMITED admissions to this museum, The Buick Gallery, the Longway Planetarium, and hundreds... More

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Flint, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

An excellent and diverse selection of antique, classic, and special interest cars on the beautiful Flint Cultural Center campus. The annual auto show in June is one of the highlights of the summer in Genesee County Michigan. The Sloan Museum and the Buick Gallery is also open and included in the entry fee, an excellent value,

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Fenton, MI
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24 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013 via mobile

A grand history of the auto industry and much more. The founding of GM. Presently there is a living history exhibit of Michigan during the Civil War.. There is an auxiliary museum depicting all the cars ever made in Flint. All in all a great place to visit.

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Michigan
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57 reviews 57 reviews
17 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

The exhibits were nice. A history of the Flint area and a special on the Packard cars. Also an exhibit of local involvement in the Civil War. There is a children's play area at the midpoint. An ambulance with working lights the kids can play in and lots of books and toys. It was a lot of fun. Still a... More

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