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Longway Planetarium

1310 E Kearsley St, Flint, MI 48503-1987
+1 810-237-3400
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One of many projects involved in the rebirth of Flint

I remember going to this planetarium when I was in elementary school. This was a 1.8 million... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
HLA3
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Ann Arbor
Very, very happy.

So, I brought my son there twice in Summer 2017. He's 5 and autistic, and we went on two different... read more

Reviewed February 18, 2018
pmbarlow
,
Romeo, Michigan
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1310 E Kearsley St, Flint, MI 48503-1987
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+1 810-237-3400
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

I remember going to this planetarium when I was in elementary school. This was a 1.8 million dollar project, in part funded by the C.S. Mott Foundation. Reopening in 2015 with some state of the art technology, it really is a neat destination to enliven...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

So, I brought my son there twice in Summer 2017. He's 5 and autistic, and we went on two different Be Yourself Saturdays. We found them very accommodating and pleasant, and responsive to a concern I noted when I posted a short video of our...More

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Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

For those who may be accustomed to a science center/planetarium combination, this is not it. This is a planetarium only. Shows are wonderful and the seats are very comfortable. But other than the shows, there’s not much else to experience.

Thank Michelle R
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Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Longway Planetarium is one of the best in the country it has only one of the three of the most advanced projectors in the United States. The program's a show are designed to stimulate children of all ages and inform them of the wonders of...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2017

What a nice surprise to realize the nice thought provoking programs provided by the Longway Planetarium! Great place to take the kids for an enjoyable learning experience. Nice gift shop!

Thank denazew
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

I loved the planetarium before the remodel but it is better than ever! The shows are awesome but the murals with information about stars and planets is educational and fun. All of the family would enjoy it!

Thank Donna B
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Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

Longway Planetarium is a gem tucked away in Flint. They have great constellation programs that delight all ages. The staff is friendly and well versed in the programs they offer. It's comfortable and transports you to a different world. The programs vary, they have classrooms...More

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Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

The show was very good. It was a light show set to Christmas music. We head children with us that seem to really liked it too.

Thank Kelly P
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Reviewed January 18, 2017

I visited this place when I was a child. I loved it then and I love it now. My children always enjoyed going and now I'm taking my granddaughters. It's a definite favorite of our family. It was a nice surprise to see that they...More

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Reviewed December 9, 2016

What a fantastic viewing adventure! The new updated machinery is second to none. Fantastic visual effects along with great sound. Highly recommended

Thank DanandSharon
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