Free admission to a great collection of history. For those who don't know Checker Cabs were made here in Kalamazoo. A.M. Todd was the Mint King. His headquarters were on Douglas Ave., the famous Plank Road. Wrigleys and many others were customers. And of course, the classic Gibson Guitars were made here. The museum encompasses the history of each of... 更多
This small local museum has a little bit of something for everyone. They have some hands on exhibits for kids as well as no touch exhibits that adults will find interesting.
There is plenty to do here if you have kids. I found it very interesting considering I am from here, and it gives you a lot of interesting knowledge I did not know. It is free, and parking is easy.
I was in Kalamazoo last week and I enjoyed my time at this museum. The two special exhibits were a history of the Checker Motor Company on the first floor & a travelling Lego exhibit from the Children's Museum of Indianapolis on the third floor. I spent most of my time learning more about Checker Motors on the first floor,... 更多
This is a great museum for kids & adults. They also have new & exciting exhibits, as well as fun permanent exhibits. The preschool room is a really nice area for little ones & gives them lots of different ways to experience play. Learning about Kalamazoo's history is always interesting, and I usually read a new fact each time I... 更多