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Kalamazoo Valley Museum

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Address
230 N. Rose Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Phone
(269) 373-7990
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The Kalamazoo Valley Museum was voted the top small museum in Michigan by readers of Michigan Living Magazine. The museu ...
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The Kalamazoo Valley Museum was voted the top small museum in Michigan by readers of Michigan Living Magazine.  The museum offers "Adventure You Can Touch", celebrating history, science and technology in a highly interactive, hands-on way.  It features a Digistar  planetarium, simulated missions to space via the Challenger Learning Center, a 2,300 year-old mummy, an interactive Kalamazoo Direct to You history gallery and the Science in Motion gallery.



The Kalamazoo Valley Museum also offers a unique environment for receptions and meetings.



The Kalamazoo Valley Museum is operated by Kalamazoo Valley Community College and is governed by its Board of Trustees

Events
Dec
5 Thu

Mindbender Mansion 2

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Enter Mindbender Mansion 2, a place full of puzzles, brainteasers, and interactive challenges that will test the brain power of the most experienced puzzlers!

Willard Wigan Microsculptor

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ripley's Willard Wigan Microsculptor exhibit showcases remarkable works of art so small they must be viewed through a microscope!

Filling in the Gaps: The Art of Murphy Darden

For the past several decades, Kalamazoo resident Murphy Darden has indulged his passion for the parts of history that have long been ignored in public discourse.
Dec
6 Fri

Mindbender Mansion 2

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Enter Mindbender Mansion 2, a place full of puzzles, brainteasers, and interactive challenges that will test the brain power of the most experienced puzzlers!

Willard Wigan Microsculptor

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ripley's Willard Wigan Microsculptor exhibit showcases remarkable works of art so small they must be viewed through a microscope!

Art Hop with the Kalamazoo Mandolin and Guitar Orchestra

5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Kalamazoo Valley Museum presents a live music experience featuring the Kalamazoo Mandolin and Guitar Orchestra for the December Art Hop.

Filling in the Gaps: The Art of Murphy Darden

For the past several decades, Kalamazoo resident Murphy Darden has indulged his passion for the parts of history that have long been ignored in public discourse.
Dec
7 Sat

Mindbender Mansion 2

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Enter Mindbender Mansion 2, a place full of puzzles, brainteasers, and interactive challenges that will test the brain power of the most experienced puzzlers!

Willard Wigan Microsculptor

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ripley's Willard Wigan Microsculptor exhibit showcases remarkable works of art so small they must be viewed through a microscope!

Filling in the Gaps: The Art of Murphy Darden

For the past several decades, Kalamazoo resident Murphy Darden has indulged his passion for the parts of history that have long been ignored in public discourse.
Dec
8 Sun

Filling in the Gaps: The Art of Murphy Darden

For the past several decades, Kalamazoo resident Murphy Darden has indulged his passion for the parts of history that have long been ignored in public discourse.

Willard Wigan Microsculptor

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Ripley's Willard Wigan Microsculptor exhibit showcases remarkable works of art so small they must be viewed through a microscope!
Dec
9 Mon

Mindbender Mansion 2

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Enter Mindbender Mansion 2, a place full of puzzles, brainteasers, and interactive challenges that will test the brain power of the most experienced puzzlers!

Willard Wigan Microsculptor

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ripley's Willard Wigan Microsculptor exhibit showcases remarkable works of art so small they must be viewed through a microscope!

Filling in the Gaps: The Art of Murphy Darden

For the past several decades, Kalamazoo resident Murphy Darden has indulged his passion for the parts of history that have long been ignored in public discourse.
Dec
10 Tue

Mindbender Mansion 2

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Enter Mindbender Mansion 2, a place full of puzzles, brainteasers, and interactive challenges that will test the brain power of the most experienced puzzlers!

Willard Wigan Microsculptor

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ripley's Willard Wigan Microsculptor exhibit showcases remarkable works of art so small they must be viewed through a microscope!

Filling in the Gaps: The Art of Murphy Darden

For the past several decades, Kalamazoo resident Murphy Darden has indulged his passion for the parts of history that have long been ignored in public discourse.
Dec
11 Wed

Mindbender Mansion 2

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Enter Mindbender Mansion 2, a place full of puzzles, brainteasers, and interactive challenges that will test the brain power of the most experienced puzzlers!

Willard Wigan Microsculptor

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ripley's Willard Wigan Microsculptor exhibit showcases remarkable works of art so small they must be viewed through a microscope!

Filling in the Gaps: The Art of Murphy Darden

For the past several decades, Kalamazoo resident Murphy Darden has indulged his passion for the parts of history that have long been ignored in public discourse.
Dec
12 Thu

Mindbender Mansion 2

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Enter Mindbender Mansion 2, a place full of puzzles, brainteasers, and interactive challenges that will test the brain power of the most experienced puzzlers!

Willard Wigan Microsculptor

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ripley's Willard Wigan Microsculptor exhibit showcases remarkable works of art so small they must be viewed through a microscope!

Filling in the Gaps: The Art of Murphy Darden

For the past several decades, Kalamazoo resident Murphy Darden has indulged his passion for the parts of history that have long been ignored in public discourse.
Dec
13 Fri

Mindbender Mansion 2

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Enter Mindbender Mansion 2, a place full of puzzles, brainteasers, and interactive challenges that will test the brain power of the most experienced puzzlers!

Willard Wigan Microsculptor

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ripley's Willard Wigan Microsculptor exhibit showcases remarkable works of art so small they must be viewed through a microscope!

Filling in the Gaps: The Art of Murphy Darden

For the past several decades, Kalamazoo resident Murphy Darden has indulged his passion for the parts of history that have long been ignored in public discourse.
Dec
14 Sat

Mindbender Mansion 2

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Enter Mindbender Mansion 2, a place full of puzzles, brainteasers, and interactive challenges that will test the brain power of the most experienced puzzlers!

Willard Wigan Microsculptor

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ripley's Willard Wigan Microsculptor exhibit showcases remarkable works of art so small they must be viewed through a microscope!

Filling in the Gaps: The Art of Murphy Darden

For the past several decades, Kalamazoo resident Murphy Darden has indulged his passion for the parts of history that have long been ignored in public discourse.
Dec
15 Sun

Filling in the Gaps: The Art of Murphy Darden

For the past several decades, Kalamazoo resident Murphy Darden has indulged his passion for the parts of history that have long been ignored in public discourse.

Willard Wigan Microsculptor

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Ripley's Willard Wigan Microsculptor exhibit showcases remarkable works of art so small they must be viewed through a microscope!
Dec
16 Mon

Mindbender Mansion 2

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Enter Mindbender Mansion 2, a place full of puzzles, brainteasers, and interactive challenges that will test the brain power of the most experienced puzzlers!

Willard Wigan Microsculptor

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ripley's Willard Wigan Microsculptor exhibit showcases remarkable works of art so small they must be viewed through a microscope!

Filling in the Gaps: The Art of Murphy Darden

For the past several decades, Kalamazoo resident Murphy Darden has indulged his passion for the parts of history that have long been ignored in public discourse.
Dec
17 Tue

Mindbender Mansion 2

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Enter Mindbender Mansion 2, a place full of puzzles, brainteasers, and interactive challenges that will test the brain power of the most experienced puzzlers!

Willard Wigan Microsculptor

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ripley's Willard Wigan Microsculptor exhibit showcases remarkable works of art so small they must be viewed through a microscope!

Filling in the Gaps: The Art of Murphy Darden

For the past several decades, Kalamazoo resident Murphy Darden has indulged his passion for the parts of history that have long been ignored in public discourse.
Dec
18 Wed

Mindbender Mansion 2

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Enter Mindbender Mansion 2, a place full of puzzles, brainteasers, and interactive challenges that will test the brain power of the most experienced puzzlers!

Willard Wigan Microsculptor

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ripley's Willard Wigan Microsculptor exhibit showcases remarkable works of art so small they must be viewed through a microscope!

Filling in the Gaps: The Art of Murphy Darden

For the past several decades, Kalamazoo resident Murphy Darden has indulged his passion for the parts of history that have long been ignored in public discourse.
Dec
19 Thu

Mindbender Mansion 2

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Enter Mindbender Mansion 2, a place full of puzzles, brainteasers, and interactive challenges that will test the brain power of the most experienced puzzlers!

Willard Wigan Microsculptor

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ripley's Willard Wigan Microsculptor exhibit showcases remarkable works of art so small they must be viewed through a microscope!

Filling in the Gaps: The Art of Murphy Darden

For the past several decades, Kalamazoo resident Murphy Darden has indulged his passion for the parts of history that have long been ignored in public discourse.
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