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Air Zoo

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Fun for all

It was interesting seeing all of the old planes & getting some of the facts of how they performed... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Battle Creek, Michigan
One of the Best Air Museums I've Seen

Been to alot of Air and Space museums, and I would rank this up at the top. Static displays, rides... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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“all ages”(60 reviews)
“on display”(32 reviews)
With 100+ rare and unique air & spacecraft, amazing interactive exhibits, "hands-on" science experiences, indoor amusement park rides, full-motion flight simulators, a 4D theater, and much, much more, the Air Zoo in Portage, MI is your one-stop spot...more
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6151 Portage Rd, Portage, MI 49002-3003
+1 269-382-6555
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 20 January 2005

We visited the Air Zoo with a family group, ages ranging from 3-70. It was fun for all! Located near Kalamazoo's airport, at 6151 Portage Rd, it gave a history of aviation. Available were places to view videos, an introduction movie, rides for old and...More

7  Thank Trip21384
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 9 October 2009

The Kalamazoo Air Zoo is an indoor vintage airplane museum that also features some hands-on activites and rides for the kids. I went with my 3 kids, ages ranging from 6-12. There are 4 flight simulators that you can go into. Those are cool, but...More

9  Thank pjag70
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It was interesting seeing all of the old planes & getting some of the facts of how they performed. Kids love the rides & had a great time with them.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been to alot of Air and Space museums, and I would rank this up at the top. Static displays, rides for kids, full motion flight simulator, all added up to a great experience.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped on the way back from vacation and had a great time. The museum has many planes and interactive displays. Highly recommed the flight simulators. Also spoke with some of the men working on restoring two WWII planes and they were all friendly and very...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So much to do! Lots of interactive things to do. Learn all about weather, clouds, electricity, any so much more! Not a place to miss. And you cant miss the flight simulator! My husband and I had a blast. We flew upside down, and wasnt...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed learning about the aviation history. The volunteers were very nice and love to tell about their museum. They are very interesting and informative. There are a lot of interactive exhibits that are fun for kids and adults. We didn’t have kids with,but learned...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum had lots of space for people to walk at their leisure and take in all the sights. The WWII display was awesome .

Thank Carol K
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

The Air Zoo has several planes on display, free “carnival type” rides for the young kids, air simulators for bigger kids, lots of interactive displays and activities as well as educational displays. Nice place to spend an afternoon.

Thank duncan12424
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This is a must-see destination for all, whether you live in the area or not. The history that is represented here is amazing, and the knowledge of those who work here, as well as the information provided, paints an indelible picture of our history in...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 13 September 2018

We recently stopped at the air zoo on a trip to northern Michigan. What a pleasant surprise! They have planes from the earlier ones up to the present. All were displayed very nicely. Every exhibit was very informative. There were rides for the kiddos and...More

Thank kEtrp709
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This is a relatively small aircraft museum but what they have is well displayed and in wonderful condition. Some young children wouldn't be engaged too long before they were bored with just looking at airplanes so it was great to see a nice selection of...More

Thank Duane B
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Manda F
26 June 2018|
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Response from Ken M | Reviewed this property |
It is a very visual museum that would interest a young one for a while.
Dylan D
27 May 2018|
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Response from Azlina A | Reviewed this property |
Air Zoo Members = FREE Adults $15.50 Seniors 60+ yrs = $12.50 Children 5-18 yrs $14.50 Children 0-4 yrs = FREE Military/Veteran Discount = 50% Police & Fire Discount = 50%
21 March 2018|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
rides are included in entrance fee. No additional fees that I am aware of!