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Cranbrook Institute of Science

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A Birthday celebration

An excellent experience. The docent was knowledgeable and engaging. The children enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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Science & Archaeology Calls!

I loved the 'Rocks & Minerals' Collection ... rich in diverse, unique specimens. I also liked the... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

An excellent experience. The docent was knowledgeable and engaging. The children enjoy the interaction and the challenges.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

I loved the 'Rocks & Minerals' Collection ... rich in diverse, unique specimens. I also liked the 'Fossil' samples and the 'Story of Us' section. Quite compelling!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Salish579
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I've had a "Grandparents" membership for the last several years. It is only 1.5 miles from my home. I can always count on my grandkids being fascinated by the permanent exhibits. And the new Dinosaur Dig exhibit was tons of fun for them, ages 14,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank radloffelaine
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I recently visited the Farmington Hills area and this came up on a search of places to see that was not too far away. I am so happy that I visited--this tiny museum packs in a variety of exhibits that are well laid out and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Visited for the Rome exhibit, it was very interesting, not as much stuff as the Egyptian one but still neat. The lady in the gift shop was extremely helpful and nice!! And very informative!! We spent almost an hour in the store looking at the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

The museum was very nice and provided fun for the family for a few hours but was overpriced and even if the website says children 12 and under are free THEY ARE NOT. We were charged $10 per child and they were 10 & 11...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

for a small museum, they have a great collection. If you visit on not cold days, the sorounding gardens and fountains are very nice and relaxint, highly recomended to visit.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Well my new boss highly recommended this place, and now I do! It's a small, yet fun and informative place that tells about the Native Americans, MI wildlife, dinosaurs, interactive play, and much more. It has a parking garage a short walk from the building,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank jakb1969
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I visited Cranbrook Institute of Science last weekend. We loved it. It is excellent place. My kids loved it and I learned a lot from different exhibits. We spend three hours but need more time to fully appreciate what this place offers. we will be...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank khanmk
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

I've been to the science museum several times having grown up in the area. The gem/ mineral connection is still awesome to see as well as an of the shows really at the planetarium. I did feel like the hands on exhibits have become a...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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