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Address: 39221 Woodward Ave., Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303
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Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Tue - Thu 10:00 - 17:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00

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King Tut

Just enough to give you a lot of information about the King and Egyptian history. Worth going to see. My complaint is: Why are all the descriptive signs down low? Bending as I... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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West Bloomfield, Michigan
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West Bloomfield, Michigan
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just enough to give you a lot of information about the King and Egyptian history. Worth going to see. My complaint is: Why are all the descriptive signs down low? Bending as I walk through the exhibit to read signs is holding people up. Sign should be higher then people can read over the heads of others.Plus a few of... More 

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Rochester Hills, Michigan
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30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice museum close to home. The museum has many interactive exhibits to keep your kids engaged. For those on a budget, one Friday evening a month has free admission (check their web site for details). Special exhibits cost extra but are usually interesting.

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Thank Foodtaster-x
Detroit, Michigan
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78 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I met a friend here with our 2nd graders and it was just okay. Granted, we didn't get to see the Native American section (boys were done by this time), but even so... Perhaps I just didn't know what to expect. The boys enjoyed the segment on the earth, and of course loved the ball gravity display. But it just... More 

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Thank Christina G
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63 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Cranbrook is a great place to visit for curious minds. We visited the Science Museum as well as the Bat Zone nature conservancy. The Science Museum had plenty of cool things to keep our attention, from history to modern marvels. Our favorite attraction though was the Bat Zone. Seeing bats in real life and learning and understanding everything there is... More 

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Thank Holger H
Oxford, Michigan
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45 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have been here several times with my daughters 8 and 5 years old. They LOVE it and we do too! They do amazing things like paint with maggots and hold giant cockroaches from Madagascar- when else will you get a chance to do that. The BAT exhibit is amazing and we recently saw the Shark exhibit. They kids LOVED... More 

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Thank oxforddirector
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Cranbrook Science Center will entertain your kids for hours without their realizing they're learning something. From the moment you step out of your vehicle, you'll sense what a special place you're about to experience. The surroundings are serene and woodsy, and right outside the front you'll get an excellent photo op with the enormous Stegosaurus statue! The permanent exhibits are... More 

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Thank pj1993
Michigan
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78 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Great educational place to visit and also the interactive exhibits are very interesting and make you truly get hands on. It was especially neat to see some of the dinosaur bones displayed that were found in that area in the recent past.

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Thank Eljessespeaks
New York City, New York
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52 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Kids love this great science museum with a planetarium that has kid-friendly shows. Highly recommend. On a nice day, make sure to leave time to walk the grounds around the museum. Beautiful private school campus.

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Thank LoisGriffin75
Novi, Michigan
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32 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Hello everybody this is my second time reviewing today. My first review was about the Big House Tour. We went to the Institute of Science today and it was awesome! There were so many great things there I can't mention all of them. The hit of my day there was the Planetarium where we got to see some stars. The... More 

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Thank travelingjake78
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67 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

What a great museum that is good for kids. Large mix of different artifacts. Activities for kids to do. A+

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