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CIS Steggy Reflections PondDiscover the wonder of the natural world and develop a better understanding of the ways in which science impacts our lives each day at Cranbrook Institute of Science.

Interactive exhibits, a world-class collection of objects and artifacts, special events, a planetarium and observatory, lecture and educational programs and changing exhibitions offer something for every member of the family. Stand beneath a T.rex, feel a mastodon’s fur, or touch a meteorite.

Here you'll find information regarding the public planetarium schedule, a calendar of upcoming events, directions to the Institute of Science, birthday party, special event, Camp information, and more!