The Kalamazoo Nature Center is recognized as one of the nation’s best nature centers. Since 1960, the Kalamazoo Nature Center has been inspiring people to care about the environment by providing experiences that lead them to understand their connection to the natural world. The Nature Center reaches nearly 150,000 people each year through extensive programs in education, research, and conservation. The Kalamazoo Nature Center is headquartered in an Interpretive Center designed by eminent 20th Century architect Alden B. Dow featuring state-of-the-art interactive exhibits. It is located on 1,100 acres of rolling hills in Southwest Michigan with a variety of habitats, including mature beech-maple forests, wetlands, and prairies.
Address: 7000 North Westnedge Avenue
Kalamazoo, MI 49009