Museums & History

Step back in time and discover the rich history of Flint & Genesee. In the region that took four wheels and a motor and started a revolution – visit Flint & Genesee’s historic districts, landmarks, community museums, and cemeteries and learn the sagas of important area figures like Jacob Smith, J. Dallas Dort, and Charles S. Mott. Stop by Sloan Museum, one of Flint & Genesee’s largest, that highlights regional history, historic automobiles, and hands-on science. Not far away, the Flint Children’s Museum awakens children’s imagination through exploration and hands-on play. Be transported back in time at Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad where 34 historic buildings recreate a small village in Michigan in the late 1800s.