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Child in labcoatWelcome to the Kalamazoo Valley Museum,
where there is always something new!

Looking for something fun to do in Kalamazoo? Discover the Kalamazoo Valley Museum in Downtown Kalamazoo! With free general admission, families of all ages can spend a day--rain or shine--at our amazing, awe-inspiring, and ever-changing exhibits. Planetarium shows, hands-on crafts, lectures and musical performances round out the offerings.

  1. Orion Nights

    $3/ticket

    December 23, 2014 - March 19, 2015

    3 p.m Tue, Thur

    During cold winter nights the bright stars of Orion the Hunter twinkle overhead. Learn to find stars within the constellations, and how they go through <more>

  2. Sky Legends of the Three Fires

    $3/ticket

    January 5, 2015 - March 20, 2015

    11 am Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri

    Gather around a flickering campfire with Larry Plamondon, known as Two Hawks, for three stories about the night sky. These stories, from the Native American <more>

  3. Kalamazoo for the Union

    Free

    October 18, 2014 - May 17, 2015

    Museum Hours Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat

    Kalamazoo for the Union! is not an exhibit of battles won and lost, but, rather, how the people of Kalamazoo County lived through the Civil War. Using <more>

  4. Evidence Found: Explorations in Archaeology

    Free

    February 14, 2015 - August 30, 2015

    Open Museum Hours Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat

    Evidence Found: Explorations in Archaeology is a new special exhibit focusing on southwest Michigan's "backyard" archaeology projects, from the greater <more>