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. Perfect Little Planet

    $3/ticket

    June 18, 2018 - June 20, 2018

    11 a.m. Mon, Tue, Wed

    Imagine the ultimate space vacation. Discover our solar system through a different set of eyes – a family from another star system seeking the perfect <more>

  2. Journey to space

    $3/person

    June 20, 2018

    3:00 p.m. Wed

    Man has an inherent need to explore what lies beyond the next horizon. This drive combined with emerging technologies from sailing ships, air travel <more>

  3. Circle Time

    Free

    June 4, 2018 - July 3, 2018

    10:00 am Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri

    <more>

  4. Kalamazoo A-Z

    Free

    April 28, 2018 - August 26, 2018

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

    Dive into some of the KVM’s rarely-seen collections as the story of Kalamazoo unfolds one letter at a time. Kalamazoo A – Z features artifacts <more>

  5. Cats & Dogs

    Free

    May 16, 2018 - September 9, 2018

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

    Cats and dogs have lived alongside us for 15,000+ years, and during that time, they have had many different roles in our world. In the exhibit Cats <more>