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Sloan Museum

1221 E Kearsley St, Flint, MI 48503-1988
+1 810-237-3450
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Excellent for a family visit

The themes change from time to time. The exhibits are tastefully placed. There are info cards... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Boble D
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Flint, Michigan
via mobile
This kind of museum in Flint -- who knew?

Was surprised at the eclectic variety of displays here in Flint! Especially interesting was the... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
C809SQedwardr
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Chicago, United States
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Regional history, historic automobiles, and hands-on science are major features of Sloan Museum. Dramatic settings, video programs and hundreds of artifacts and photographs portray the area’s tumultuous 20th century history in the Flint and the American Dream exhibit. Current temporary exhibit: Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition until May 21, 2017. View more than one hundred of authentic artifacts recovered from Titanic’s debris field, amazing recreations of her famous rooms, and share in the dramatic personal stories of her passengers and crew. Sponsored locally by HAP.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“auto industry” (9 reviews)
“boarding pass” (6 reviews)
“buick gallery” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1221 E Kearsley St, Flint, MI 48503-1988
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The themes change from time to time. The exhibits are tastefully placed. There are info cards placed to describe the display. Very nice atmosphere. Very clean. Very interesting. Well worth time spent.

Thank Boble D
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Was surprised at the eclectic variety of displays here in Flint! Especially interesting was the exhibit about women's role in strike and forming of the UAW union.

Thank C809SQedwardr
Reviewed 3 October 2017

It is about the development of Mi in general. Genesee County and Flint especially. Heavy emphasis on how we developed from a trading center to a lumber community to a buggy manufacturing and distribution center to cars to where we are going now. But it...More

Thank AnnRee
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

You will learn a lot here. So much history. It's been a long time since I have been here, but it never diappoints.

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Entering the Sloan Museum was a wonderful treat as a member of the 'cast' came up and provided my wife and I with a back story of real travelers on this ill fated ship. Gorgeous, over sized photos of the construction and mini-bios of real...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

They had a special exhibit where we were there of the Titanic. Unique presentation of information and way to get guess involved.

Thank Nancy W
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

I didn't expect I Museum in a small struggling City Like Flint to be so good. But it was packed full with lots of interesting displays on the industrial and Social Development of flint and the surrounding area . It also featured some Hands-On, and...More

Thank dturcott
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The Sloan Museum has something for everyone from young children to senior citizens. They offer a wide-ranging look at the history of Flint Michigan from its beginning to its present. The displays are informative and well put-together in a thematic program. I would recommend that...More

Thank rblack76666
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We visited the Sloan Museum as an alternative to driving to another museum in Detroit and we were pleasantly surprised. We were able to take in the Titanic exhibit which was a rare treat. The artifacts were interesting and the experience engaging as there was...More

Thank livnlrn
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Went for the Titanic exhibit, checked out the rest of the place. Great capsule history of the Flint area.

Thank dv727
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