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Museum Hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday 9 am – 4 pm
Wednesday 9 am – 4 pm
Thursday 9 am – 8 pm
Friday 9 am – 4 pm
Saturday 9 am – 4 pm
Sunday 1 pm – 5 pm

Spark!Lab Hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday 10 am – 12:30 pm; 1 pm – 3 pm
Wednesday 10 am – 12:30 pm; 1 pm – 3 pm
Thursday 9 am – 12 pm; 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm; 4 pm – 7 pm
Friday 10 am – 12:30 pm; 1 pm – 3 pm
Saturday 10 am – 12:30 pm; 1 pm – 3 pm
Sunday 1 pm – 5 pm

Spark!Lab is included with Museum admission
Entry is first come first served; space is limited

*Museum & Spark!Lab OPEN noon to 4 pm on Midland Public Schools Professional Development Days. Special pricing discounts apply.

Museum Closed: New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day & Christmas Day.

Museum Admission

Adults: $10 | Ages 4 – 14: $7 | Ages 3 and under: Free
ABD Museum members/ASTC reciprocal: Free
Senior & Military Discount: $1 off full admission

Admission includes all exhibitions in the galleries, Spark!Lab (space is limited), plus the Hall of Ideas. Special exhibitions may require a modest surcharge.

Discounted rates for student or group tours.

Get into the exhibit – faster!

Pre-purchase your admission online, print at home and skip the Ticket Office line altogether!
Please note: Museum admissions are only valid for the date of purchase.

We are a Museums for All participant!  Show your EBT card, along with your drivers license, when purchasing admission in person and save!  Everyone can experience the best museums have to offer, for the lowest and most-affordable price.  Call our Ticket Office for Museums for All admission rates.  800.523.7649


Alden B. Dow Museum

1801 West Saint Andrews Rd. Midland, MI 48640

The Alden B. Dow Museum of Science & Art is located inside Midland Center for the Arts.

From the South: Take US-10 West to the exit for Business US-10/M-20. Drive 4.9 miles. MCFTA will be on the left.

From the North: Take US-10 East to the Eastman Ave. exit. Turn right onto Eastman Ave. Drive 2 miles. MCFTA will be on the right.

From the West: Take M-20 into Midland. Turn left onto Indian St., which will turn into Eastman Ave. Drive 0.5 miles. MCFTA will be on the left.