Learn more about exhibits, artifacts and events at the Kalamazoo Valley Museum.

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. U2 Laser show

    $3/person

    September 16, 2017 - October 21, 2017

    4 p.m. Sat

    Where the Streets Have No Name, Sunday Bloody Sunday (live from Red Rocks), Pride (In The Name Of Love) , I Will Follow, With or Without You, Bullet the <more>

  2. One World, One Sky

    $3/person

    September 16, 2017 - October 21, 2017

    1 p.m. Sat

    Join Big Bird, Elmo, and their Chinese friend, Hu Hu Zhu, exploring the sky they share. Discover the Big Dipper and North Star, and take an imaginary <more>

  3. Two Small Pieces of Glass

    $3/ticket

    September 16, 2017 - October 21, 2017

    2 p.m. Sat

    Join two young teens who decide to attend a Star Party, where their teacher and other astronomers have set up telescopes for star gazing. There, they <more>

  4. The First Stargazers

    $3/ticket

    September 16, 2017 - October 27, 2017

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

    Journey back in time to explore how the first stargazers experienced the sky above. Your guide is Nashira, a friendly time traveler who has visited <more>

  5. Children's Landscape closed for construction

    June 9, 2017 - October 31, 2017

    All Day Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat

    During the installation of the science gallery, Children's Landscape will be closed. We are sorry for any inconvenience. Please enjoy <more>

  6. Guitar: The Instrument That Rocked The World

    Free

    September 30, 2017 - January 7, 2018

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

    GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked The World is a touring exhibition that offers attendees an entertaining, engaging, and hands-on experience with one <more>