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Science-and-history museum in Flint undergoing roughly $26 million renovation

Renovation to create more hands-on activities for children

The plans include a new science center, early childhood exhibit and an automotive gallery.
The plans include a new science center, early childhood exhibit and an automotive gallery.

FLINT, Mich. – A science-and-history museum in Flint is undergoing a roughly $26 million renovation to create more hands-on activities for children.

The project is expanding the Sloan Museum of Discovery to better engage visitors with interactive exhibits.

The plans include a new science center, early childhood exhibit and an automotive gallery.  The museum's executive director, Todd Slisher, says the goal is to get children excited about science, history and technology.