Name: KALAMAZOO VALLEY MUSEUM
Alternate/Previous Name: Kalamazoo Public Museum
Mailing Label: Kalamazoo Valley Museum
ATTN: Bill McElhone, Director
230 N Rose St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
P O Box 4070
Kalamazoo, MI 49003-4070
Personnel: Bill McElhone, Director.
Hours: M-Sat 9:00am - 5:00pm; Su/holidays 1:00am - 5:00pm. Closed Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve day, and Christmas.
Goal: To preserve and interpret the heritage of Southwest Michigan; to provide life-long learning opportunities to engage children and adults in history, science, and technology.
Services: Quarterly magazine, museON; science, history, preschool, mummy, and seasonal exhibit galleries; Digistar 4 planetarium; Stryker digital theater; Challenger Learning Center; weekend special events; programs for school and preschool groups; college classes; lectures; feature films; live music concerts.
Area Served: Southwest Michigan and Northern Indiana.
Eligibility: Free general admission.
Sources of support: Charter property tax; state aid; grants; gifts.
Subjects: MUSEUMS HISTORY EDUCATION ASTRONOMY MUSIC
Affiliation: Kalamazoo Valley Community College.
Additional Info: Additional web address: http://kvm.kvcc.edu. Additional phone lines: 269-373-7989 (Recorded Information Line); 269-373-7976 (Scheduling).
Source of Info: Letter 05/2015 per Elizabeth Barker.