We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sloan Museum

1221 E Kearsley St, Flint, MI 48503-1988
+1 810-237-3450
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Went to the Titanic Exhibit, Worth the Visit

We went to the Titanic exhibit when the museum had it. It was well worth the visit. They did a... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
want2bincancun
,
Saginaw, Michigan
Great day at the museum with family

Spent 3 hours at the museum. Used our Cranbrook membership for a discount to the Sloan museum ($6... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
polojen
,
Rochester Hills, Michigan
via mobile
Read all 105 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
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.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“auto industry” (9 reviews)
“buick gallery” (7 reviews)
“great history” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
1221 E Kearsley St, Flint, MI 48503-1988
CONTACT
Website
+1 810-237-3450
Write a ReviewReviews (105)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"auto industry"
in 9 reviews
"buick gallery"
in 7 reviews
"great history"
in 3 reviews
"hands on activities"
in 4 reviews
"flint area"
in 7 reviews
"interesting displays"
in 2 reviews
"reciprocal program"
in 2 reviews
"class room"
in 2 reviews
"children's play area"
in 2 reviews
"henry ford"
in 2 reviews
"elementary school"
in 3 reviews
"interactive activities"
in 2 reviews
"ticket prices"
in 2 reviews
"my dad"
in 2 reviews
"all ages"
in 6 reviews
"nice surprise"
in 2 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 105 reviews

Reviewed 8 May 2018

We went to the Titanic exhibit when the museum had it. It was well worth the visit. They did a great job at displaying the artifacts it is amazing to see actual artifacts recovered from the ship. The recreated some of the rooms and hallways...More

Thank want2bincancun
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Spent 3 hours at the museum. Used our Cranbrook membership for a discount to the Sloan museum ($6 total for one adult and one child). Plenty of things to do with our 6 year old including the traveling Astronaut exhibit and children's interactive play area....More

1  Thank polojen
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 25 March 2018

This is truly a museum worth of a visit - it has an incredible number of interesting displays that would seem to find interest for everyone, including young children. It is a good sized museum, well lit, clean,with artifacts and stories beautifully showcased and displayed....More

Thank Wayne B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Very good for small children,museum was great for adults,story of Flint with key displays.1963 Riviera ,1955 Chevrolet items produced by factories during WW2 ,Early Buicks

Thank Terry H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

I never know what to expect from small local museums and this one definitely surprised me. It is a lot larger than it looks with a wide variety of exhibits including cars and the history of flint. I love looking at old pictures and seeing...More

Thank dchorton
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

While there’s not a GM museum in Flint, the Sloan museum has a few areas dedicated to the history of GM. It’s a nice, little museum; but, not a showstopper.

Thank Michelle R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 November 2017 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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 17 hotels in Flint
Holiday Inn Express Flint
166 reviews
.37 km away
Best Inn Flint
3 reviews
3.66 km away
Burton Inn & Suites
123 reviews
4.05 km away
Quality Inn
12 reviews
5.94 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Flint Crepe Company
80 reviews
1.21 km away
501 Bar and Grill
118 reviews
1.23 km away
Table & Tap
53 reviews
1.19 km away
Cork on Saginaw
58 reviews
1.24 km away
Nearby Attractions
Flint Institute of Arts
125 reviews
.18 km away
Flint Farmers Market
155 reviews
.49 km away
Longway Planetarium
68 reviews
.25 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
lee32163
23 November 2017|
Answer
Response from Nancy W | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can.
0
Votes
;