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Best Science Centers in the United States

If your kids love science and you're up for an out-of-state adventure, consider one these 10 best science centers in the USA.

‘Engines Exposed’ Exhibit at the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation...

Blow off some steam by taking a look under the hoods of the vehicles that shaped history. See the annual Engine's Exposed exhibit in Dearborn, Jan. 13-Feb. 28, 2018.

Santa’s Arctic Landing at the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation...

This special holiday offering, which is part of Holidays in Henry Ford, is available Nov. 24-Dec. 24, 2017.

International Festival at the Southfield Pavilion

Get a taste of international culture at the 95th southeast Michigan event, Nov. 18-19, 2017. Be there for food, music and crafts from around the globe.

Fun Train Trips for Kids

Got children who are cuckoo for choo-choos? Here are tips to make train trips enjoyable – and several options in southeast Michigan.

Stonewall Pumpkin Festival in Rochester Hills

Another great Michigan fall festival to get you in the seasonal spirit! Find a new love for pumpkins, Oct. 14, 2017, at the Rochester Hills Museum.

Hawkfest at Lake Erie Metropark

Head downriver to this Brownstown park on Sept. 16-17, 2017, for the annual two-day Hawkfest, which features live birds, games and fun for the whole family.

Parents Damage 800-Year-Old Museum Artifact for Photo Op

Proving once again that people will do just about anything to get the perfect social media-ready image – in this case, damaging a very old coffin in the process.

Pirate-Minded Fun for the Whole Family

Here's some pirate fun for your brood – from the Dossin Great Lakes Museum in Detroit to Good Fortune Mackinaw Pirate Cruise.

2017 Solar Eclipse Viewing Events in Southeast Michigan

The 2017 Solar Eclipse will shroud America in darkness on Aug. 21. Head to one of these local spots to safely watch and learn the science behind it.

How Michigan Art Fairs Help Boost Kids’ Appreciation of Art

Southeast Michigan art fairs aren't just for artsy adults. From kid craft areas, exposure to new media and chats with artists, kids learn plenty.

What’s Your Vacay Personality?

Whether your fam loves lounging, the great outdoors, high-throttle fun or the ultimate tourist trek, get a gauge of your vacation type – and find your best trip fit.