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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. Season of Light


    November 26, 2016 - December 31, 2016

    1 p.m. Sat

    Explore the nature of our holiday traditions as Season of Light recounts the historical, religious, and cultural customs throughout time. Trace Christian <more>

  2. Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon


    November 19, 2016 - December 31, 2016

    4:00 p.m. Sat

    Pink Floyd’s progressive 8th album is put to stunning visuals that will send you to the Moon. The album remained on Billboard charts for an amazing <more>

  3. Orion Nights


    November 26, 2016 - January 5, 2017

    2 p.m. Sat

    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>

  4. Mystery of the Christmas Star


    November 25, 2016 - January 6, 2017

    3 p.m. Sun, Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat

    Journey back 2000 years to Bethlehem in Mystery of the Christmas Star as we seek to discover a scientific explanation for the Star the wise men followed <more>

  5. Sustainable Shelter: Dwelling Within the Forces of Nature


    September 24, 2016 - January 8, 2017

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

    Shelter is a universal human need – a need we share with other living things. Since buildings consume lots of resources and almost half of all the <more>

  6. Let's Dance!


    October 15, 2016 - January 16, 2017

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

    Dancing has long been a way to bring people together. Learn about dance bands, dance halls, and dancing in Kalamazoo, hear stories from the people who <more>