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Cranbrook Institute of Science

39221 Woodward Ave, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304-5162
+1 248-645-3200
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Great little gem in Bloomfield Hills

This little museum is great for many reasons. The normal exhibits are nice and fun for local kids... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Allise W
Detroit, Michigan, United States
Great museum on a beautiful campus

A great spot to visit. Not a large museum but a good one with roaring exhibits. The rotating... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
East Lansing, Michigan
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39221 Woodward Ave, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304-5162
+1 248-645-3200
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This little museum is great for many reasons. The normal exhibits are nice and fun for local kids. Also, they ave great programs and special events throughout the year--especially in the planetarium.

Thank Allise W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great spot to visit. Not a large museum but a good one with roaring exhibits. The rotating exhibits are not always worth the extra fee but can be if the content interests you. Beautiful campus at Cranbrook to walk around on.

Thank passingonthrough
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A fantastic visual learning experience for children, teen and adults. Worth the visit. We had a tour guide that answered all of our questions and explained each exhibit and or display. Cranbrook is known for its excellence in education and rightfully so considering a $25,000...More

Thank 742malaikaw
Reviewed 10 April 2017

A nice exhibit of replicas. Egypt is no longer loaning most of their artifacts so replicas have been constructed for traveling exhibits. All pieces can be seen in about two hours.

Thank atlas750
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We are a relatively new family in town. Bought membership to enjoy bats and planetarium year round. Also excited to use reciprocal membership at Chicago museums! Layout is a bit confusing but looking forward to visiting when it warms up and grounds come to life.

Thank gators5
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Loved this!!! Great mineral and rock collection. Kids had a blast and enjoyed so many of the displays. Worth the visit.

Thank Baileydesigns
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Went there for the King Tut exhibit and enjoyed seeing all the items on display. Really liked the photos showing how haphazard the items were placed in the tombs. Reminded me of my garage. Asked a docent about some items and she shared how they...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Cranbrook is just a lovely place to visit. Spent a great afternoon at the science center with a friend and plan to return to check out the art museum. A nice place to spend an afternoon either with friends or alone.

Thank Loxley2015
Reviewed 3 February 2017

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...More

Thank cranbrook2017
Reviewed 29 January 2017

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.

Thank Foodtaster-x
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