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Kalamazoo Valley Museum

Kalamazoo, MI
+1 800-772-3370
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Fun, entertains, and FREE!

We decided to bring our 5 yr old here to see their dinosaur attraction. He loved it and so did we... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Kdiceg
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Very interactive and fun!

Took my son to Kalamazoo for the weekend and this spot was perfect! It had free admission and a lot... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
Esme M
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Kalamazoo, MI
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"hands on activities"
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"free admission"
in 11 reviews
"mummy exhibit"
in 10 reviews
"local history"
in 9 reviews
"second floor"
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"interactive exhibits"
in 7 reviews
"three floors"
in 6 reviews
"science area"
in 6 reviews
"rainy day"
in 8 reviews
"all ages"
in 14 reviews
"kids area"
in 4 reviews
"general store"
in 4 reviews
"few months"
in 5 reviews
"older kids"
in 3 reviews
"few hours"
in 8 reviews
"whole family"
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"gibson guitar"
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

We decided to bring our 5 yr old here to see their dinosaur attraction. He loved it and so did we. The staff was very friendly and informative. The only complaint, which has nothing to do with the museum, was the crazy amount of summer...More

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Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

Took my son to Kalamazoo for the weekend and this spot was perfect! It had free admission and a lot of interactive and learning opportunities.

Thank Esme M
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Reviewed June 2, 2017

Me and my son had some time on our hands while we were near Kalamazoo so we decided to check out the museum. It had some nice artifacts from the history of Kalamazoo and second floor with some hands on activities. My ten year old...More

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Reviewed May 24, 2017

Lots of interactive things for children to do. Various exhibits. I enjoy the Fretboard Festival and learning about the old Kalamazoo. I even purchased a name plaque for my son and I that was placed on the tribute wall when it was being built.

Thank Jeanette M
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Reviewed May 18, 2017

Shows the history of Kalamazoo as well as other attractions, including an Egyptian Mummy. Lots of historic items of early Kalamazoo, as well as a children's adventure area. Also a space ship trip to outer space. There are always special exhibits. Good for a few...More

Thank Judy D
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Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

Whether you are an are resident or a guest of the Kalamazoo area, the Museum is a fantastic place to visit! A beautiful building that includes regular exhibits and special displays. Constantly updating their exhibits and featured items so it's different and interesting every time...More

Thank Laurie S
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Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

It was great and I would say you should come here I really enjoyed it here it's great for all ages for kids

Thank Amyann16
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Reviewed April 11, 2017

I have lived in this city all my 65 yrs. on this earth and still love going to the Kalamazoo Valley Museum. It still has the real mummy that I use to go and see when I was a child. They also have a planetarium...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

My dad and I visited recently, and it's a great museum! I really like the artifacts that are on the wall. There are a few kiosks you can walk up to see what the artifacts are and what year(s) they dated from. My favorite part...More

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Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

I took my 3 and 8 year old over spring break. They had a bunch of special activities set up for the influx of extra kids for the week. My son, 8, who is very intelligent and loves learning, had a great time. My daughter...More

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Eddie M
March 7, 2017|
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Response from TripHelp272 | Reviewed this property |
The Kazoo Valley Museum is a great place to go: 1. It is located at 230 North Rose St -in downtown Kalamazoo 2. The hours are 9-5 most days. 3. Phone: (269) 373-7990 4. Cost: free !! (some programs have a... More
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