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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
Oct
22 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.
Oct
23 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.
Oct
24 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.
Oct
25 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.
Oct
26 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.
Oct
27 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!
Oct
28 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.
Oct
29 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.
Oct
30 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.
Oct
31 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.
Nov
1 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.

Murphy Darden Oral History and Art Exhibit

5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Murphy Darden discussing his lifetime dedication to collecting and preserving objects representing the history of African Americans.
Nov
2 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.
Nov
3 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!
Nov
4 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.
Nov
5 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.
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