Flint’s automotive history on display — in a shopping mall! – Larry Edsall @ClassicCars.com

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Until late in 2020, the Sloan Museum is displaying its cars in the Courtland Center shopping mall

Flint’s automotive history on display — in a shopping mall!

I have to admit that when I heard that the Sloan Museum was moving from its downtown Flint, Michigan, location into a former department store in the Courtland Center shopping mall, I pictured Jake and Elwood in their battered but police-spec 1974 Dodge Monaco tearing through a Chicago suburban mall in the Blues Brothers movie. 

But when I arrived, I found a much more peaceful setting, although except for its gift shop, the museum was closed for a few days while part of it was getting ready for its next major exhibitions, the Wild Krats: Creature Power and Rock U, a hands-on exploration of the history of rock n roll, both opening September 21 and running into January 2020.

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Flint’s automotive history on display — in a shopping mall!

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