Detroit Science Center


Michigan Science Center Partners with Detroit Thermal

The Michigan Science Center received approval last week from the Michigan Public Service Commission for Detroit Thermal, owner and operator of the Detroit district steam system, to continue providing renewable energy to the science center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2013


Michigan Science Center In Detroit Is Finally Open, For Good

The museum, which was closed for 15-months due to budgetary problems, has now become the debt-free, not-for-profit Michigan Science Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/26/2012


Michigan Science Center In Detroit To Open Dec. 26

The Detroit Science Center, closed for more than a year because of budget problems, will reopen December 26 as the Michigan Science Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2012


Science Center To Open For Detroit’s Noel Night; Permanent Plans On Horizon

Good news for fans of the Science Center in Detroit, which closed 14 months ago: It’s getting ready to re-open.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2012


Detroit Science Center ‘One Step Closer’ To Opening Its Doors

The Detroit Science Center is “one large step closer to opening its doors” after a $500,000 donation from ITC Holdings Corp.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2012


Plan Could Reopen Troubled Detroit Science Center

A plan to revive the troubled Detroit Science Center is moving forward.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/07/2012

Childrens Museum, Detroit

Detroit Children’s Museum Closed

The venerable Detroit Children’s Museum, which opened in 1917, has closed, another victim of the city’s crushing financial problems.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2012

Best Places To Take A Preschooler In Metro Detroit

Looking for ways to keep kids busy? Stimulate the mind of a youngster at one of the coolest venues in Detroit for a preschooler, including Stony Creek Nature Center or Greenfield Village.

CBS Detroit–12/28/2011

Detroit Science Center Will Be Part Of Midtown’s Noel Night

Officials have said a $5 million cash infusion is needed before the facility can reopen to the public.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2011


Detroit Science Center To Open For Noel Night

The Detroit Science Center says it plans to open for one night next month as part of Midtown’s annual Noel Night festivities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/23/2011