Free Admission to the Michigan Science Center
WHAT: To celebrate NASA’s 60th anniversary, the Michigan Science Center (MiSci) is making STEM accessible to all audiences by offering free general admission on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Since its inception by Congress in 1958, NASA has accomplished many great scientific and technological feats in both air and space. NASA is a leading force in scientific research and stimulating public interest in aerospace exploration, as well as science and technology in general.
This free general admission includes access to MiSci’s space exhibits, such as the Nike Smoke Sounding Rocket, the Ares-1 rocket and the Saturn-1 rocket (all made by NASA). Visitors will also have access to more than 250 amazing hands-on exhibits, live stage shows, Kids Town gallery, STEM Playground space and more.
Additionally, planetarium tickets will be available for purchase at the box office. The planetarium features a new live show – “Our Place in a Galaxy Far, Far Away” – that takes visitors on an exciting tour of our place in the Universe and compares our solar system and galaxy to those far, far away.
Registration is required for this special free day and can be completed online.
WHEN: Saturday, September 22, 2018, 2018 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
WHERE: The Michigan Science Center
5020 John R St
Detroit, MI 48202