Upcoming Exhibitions

Upcoming Special Exhibits
Upcoming Special Exhibitions

Guitar: The Instrument that Rocked the World

September 30, 2017 - January 8, 2018

GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked The World offers attendees an entertaining, engaging, and hands-on experience with one of the most important cultural icons in history. This exhibit has it all: music, science, history, pop culture, video, interactives, and games.

Hateful Things

September 17, 2017 - January 14, 2018

Hateful Things is a traveling exhibit from the Jim Crow Museum of Racist Memorabilia at Ferris State University. This exhibit contains 39 items from the late 19th century to the present day. All of the pieces, as well as several images of violence, help to illustrate the effects of the Jim Crow laws against African Americans. The exhibit is meant to examine the history of racism as well as examine present day stereotyping, and to help promote racial healing.

Golden Legacy: Original Art from 65 Years of Golden Books

January 27 - April 15, 2018

America's beloved picture-book series, Little Golden Books, celebrates its 75th anniversary with an exhibit of 65 original illustration artworks from these classic children's stories. This exhibition was organized by the National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature, Abilene, Texas.

Top Secret: License to Spy

January 28 - April 29, 2018

Visitors will go undercover and enter a world of coded messages and satellite surveillance when they take on the role of a secret agent in Top Secret: License to Spy.

Artifacts from A to Z: Kalamazoo Valley Museum

April 28 - August 26, 2018


Bikes: Science on Two Wheels

September 22, 2018 - January 13, 2019