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Address: 39221 Woodward Ave., Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303
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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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Holger H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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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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Thank ThristymanDetroit
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Visited with family on a Friday night. The museum was not crowded. Great exhibits. Very informative. Planetarium narration one of the best I've ever heard. If you visit definitely visit the planterium.

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Thank R W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The grounds and museum were phenomenal. We had everyone from age 3-73 with us and a great time was had by all. Great way to spend an afternoon. Will go back!

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Thank Kimberly H
Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful museum! As a former earth science teacher, I was thrilled by the quality of exhibits. So very well done! The planetarium was very informative. The mineral collection was fantastic!! Delicious coffee at the cafe. Helpful, friendly staff. Our visit was a real treasure!

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