Vote for Science
Get to the polls and then head to the Institute! On Election Day, Nov. 6, from 11am – 2:30pm up to two children get free general museum admission per one paying adult showing off their “I voted” sticker. Are hissing cockroaches cool or creepy? What was the fiercest prehistoric predator? Engage in fun activities and discussion then cast your vote on thought-provoking questions like these during our Vote for Science event! Additionally, receive $10 off grandparent membership at our front desk on Nov. 6 only from 10am – 5pm. See more discounts that we’ll be offering on our w ebsite.
Innovation Exploration
Spend Thanksgiving weekend with us for Innovation Exploration , Friday, Nov. 23 and Saturday, Nov. 24 from 1 – 4pm. Each day, kids of all ages can overcome an engineering obstacle, program a robot to navigate a complex course, and more by using innovation and creativity. Explore the wonders of science and the fulfillment of discovery during Innovation Exploration – free with general museum admission! For more information please visit our website .    
Help Us Save Steggy!

Support your favorite Stegosaurus! If we want to enjoy Steggy for decades to come, we need your help. By giving to our #SaveSteggy campaign, Steggy will receive a much-needed facelift. Our beloved Stegosaurus will be repaired, painted, and re-stabilized to restore Steggy’s original beauty. We’ll begin accepting donations on #GivingTuesday, Nov. 27 and will continue through Dec. 28, 2018. Be sure to keep an eye on our Facebook page for more information to come!
Give the Gift of Science

Holiday shopping made easy! On Nov. 23 – Dec. 14, 2018 all memberships purchased will be 10% off. Black Friday (11/23) only: In addition to the 10% off, all memberships will be valid for 13 months instead of 12 .

Memberships can be purchased on our website , at the front desk, or by calling our membership department at 248 645.3245.

Note: Please allow 7-10 business days for gift memberships to arrive in the mail!
Da Vinci Machines and Robotics
Now through January 13, 2019, visitors to Da Vinci Machines and Robotics , presented by PNC Bank, will have the unique opportunity to witness more than 60 of Leonardo da Vinci’s dynamic machines, developed from original da Vinci drawings, including marvelous flying machines, groundbreaking advancements in civil engineering, and incredible war machines. Kids and adults alike will love discovering the world’s first helicopter, tank, scuba diver, car, and much more! For ticket prices and more information visit our  website .  
Free First Friday - November 2
Don’t forget, general admission to the Institute of Science is free after 5pm on November 2, courtesy of the MASCO Corporation Foundation. We’ll see you this Friday! 
Cranbrook Institute of Science  |
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303-0801