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    Planetarium Sheet
    Sloan Museum
    Robert T. Longway Planetarium


    FLINT - MICHIGAN


    Type: Museum

    Address: 1310 East Kearsley Street - Flint, MI 48503
    Country: USA

    Latitude: 4301'21" N  -  Longitude: 8340'35" W  -  Altitude: 230m

    Website: http://www.sloanlongway.org/Longway-Planetarium
    Website 2: https://www.facebook.com/LongwayPlanetarium/

    Email: longway@sloanlongway.org
    Phone: +1 810-237 3400
    Fax: +1 810-237 3417
    Director or contact: Jeffrey "Buddy" Stark, Todd Slisher (Executive director)

    Opened in 1958

    Dome of  16.0m including 129 seats
    Oriented Yes
    Tilt No

    Digital system Evans & Sutherland: Digistar 6

    Video system Christie : Boxers (1+1)

    Resolution 4.0 K
    Sound 7.1 - 15,000 w


    Lasershow Yes
    Portable: Yes


    History: June 26, 1958: 282 seats/Spitz MB (building: $600,000) - 2001: Digistar II - 2004: merger between Sloan Museum and Longway Planetarium - closed between January and May 2015: total renovation - GLPA2016


    Last major evolution: 2015: Total renovation, new dome 16m, 129 seats ($1.8M)













    last update: 09/05/2017


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