Eclipse Viewing Party | 7:30pm | May 15, 2022
View the total lunar eclipse with us. Not only can you view the lunar eclipse, but you can also stargaze through telescopes from the Warren Astronomical Society, have an all-access pass to the Observatory, see a show in the Acheson Planetarium, and enjoy activities for the entire family! Pre-registration is required for this event. Viewing of the lunar eclipse and stargazing is weather dependent.
Treasure! Exhibit | Opens May 28, 2022
Treasure! Exhibit | Opens May 28, 2022
The word treasure sparks imagination for everyone, no matter their age. Exhibit highlights include: 
  • Explore the history and technology behind treasure hunting. 
  • Discover the world of underwater treasure, gold rushes, buried treasure, modern treasure hunts, and more. 
  • Hands-on activities that allow you to investigate your own treasure. 
  • Real artifacts from shipwrecks and other treasure sites.
Become a Member Today
If you’re not already a member, no problem! We have plenty of options to fit your needs. In addition to FREE admission to all permanent exhibits, discounts on admission to the changing exhibit hall, and Acheson Planetarium tickets, members also receive 25% off general admission tickets to LEGOLAND® Discovery Center and SEA LIFE Michigan Aquarium.
More Experiences at Cranbrook Institute of Science
  • Planetarium shows:
  • One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure
  • Michigan’s Sky Tonight
  • Birth of Planet Earth
  • Pink Floyd - Dark Side of the Moon
  • Cranbrook on the Green
  • Our very own Steggy is part of Cranbrook Art Museum’s Cranbrook on the Green - an artist-designed miniature golf course on the Cranbrook campus. After you play a round make sure you stop by the Institute of Science to explore science and our new Treasure! exhibit.
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Cranbrook Institute of Science |
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303-0801