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Kalamazoo Nature Center

#2 of 38 things to do in Kalamazoo Features Animals
7000 N Westnedge Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49009-6309
+1 616-381-1574
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Great Place

This is a great place to explore the outdoors. Many hiking trails and great summer camps for kids... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2016
JoAnn H
Richland, Michigan
Days at the Nature Center

The Nature Center is very educational for people of all ages. It is very relaxing to walk through... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2016
Theresa L
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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7000 N Westnedge Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49009-6309
+1 616-381-1574
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Reviewed March 19, 2016

This is a great place to explore the outdoors. Many hiking trails and great summer camps for kids. They also do women's outdoor activities

1  Thank JoAnn H
Reviewed March 15, 2016

The Nature Center is very educational for people of all ages. It is very relaxing to walk through the wooded areas.

Thank Theresa L
Reviewed March 15, 2016

Great experience for young and old. The staff is friendly and eager to share knowledge. it is fun to see all the different varieties of birds and how they behave in an unusual situation. Of course the Nature Center is a great place to enjoy...More

Thank Pat F
Reviewed February 9, 2016

Been visiting this place intermittently for many Years. Fun and Educational Events and Tours, or Self-Guided. After TONS of research, settled on Kalamazoo Nature Center as the site of our Wedding. We selected an Indoor room with great Window Views. Unique and interesting place to...More

1  Thank TripperJanet
Reviewed December 15, 2015

The Kalamazoo Nature Center is recognized nation wide for the quality and depth of its programs aimed at putting people in touch with the world around them. In addition, it is a recognized expert institution at reclaiming land and returning it to its natural state....More

1  Thank Bill M
Reviewed December 15, 2015

What a hidden gem in Kalamazoo! We initially received a gift membership and loved it so much that we keep renewing each year. So many miles of well groomed trails to explore. And even some birds of prey are on display! The kids LOVE the...More

1  Thank Masako W
Reviewed November 5, 2015

There are displays of local birds, animals and plants. The section on woodland smells was fun. Outside play area and feeding stations for birds and animals. Trails around the area.

1  Thank sue h
Reviewed October 28, 2015 via mobile

There are miles of beautiful trails surrounding the Nature. Good walks and talks each year here. They have a fun Maple Syrup Pancake Breakfast and other events each year. Another fun Community Space.

1  Thank Serenity449
Reviewed October 27, 2015

This family-friendly facility preserves and educates about nature. With habitats from mature beech-maple forest to open prairie, and a variety of hiking trails, you can see the seasons change.. It offers special events during the year (maple sugaring, wildflowers, harvest festival) and a wonderful summer...More

1  Thank MWW2011
Reviewed October 17, 2015

We like to visit the nature center a couple of times a year. It's worth the trip. The walking trails are full of great scenery and the visitors center is one of the best in the state. It's a good place to spend an afternoon.

1  Thank travelbobKalamazoo
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