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Kalamazoo

In Kalamazoo, you'll find a unique and exciting city vibe, but with the comfort of warm people, an easy-going pace of life, and truly beautiful countryside. Come discover an abundance of ways to marvel at the beauty of the Fall season in Kalamazoo! With abundant lakes, trails, and parks and a walkable downtown that boasts the nation's first outdoor pedestrian shopping mall, there's a tailored experience for every interest. When you visit Kalamazoo, you can go for a hike in the morning, grab lunch and a beer at Bell's Brewery and catch a show at the historic State Theatre at night, all without spending more than thirty minutes in your car.

 

 

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Just minutes from downtown, you'll find breathtaking nature, with endless opportunities to bike, hike, camp, kayak, and ski. The area is known for craft beer, notably Bell's Brewery, a pioneer in the craft beer industry since 1985. Kalamazoo County is also home to world-class museums and attractions including the Smithsonian affiliated Air Zoo Aerospace and Science Museum and the Gilmore Car Museum, North America's largest automobile museum. In Kalamazoo, you get to enjoy big city excitement, with a twist of easy-going comfort.

What is there to do in Kalamazoo?

The city of Kalamazoo features a variety of museums to explore such as the Kalamazoo Valley Museum, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Black Arts and Cultural Center, and Kalamazoo Nature Center. Downtown Kalamazoo is home to the nation's first outdoor pedestrian shopping mall.

What is Kalamazoo known for?

Kalamazoo is known as the birthplace of Gibson Guitars, Checker Taxi Cabs, and Bell's Brewery. Kalamazoo County is known to be home to the world's largest indoor painted mural located inside the Air Zoo Aerospace and Science Museum.

Where is Kalamazoo?

Kalamazoo is located in southwest Michigan halfway between Detroit and Chicago and directly south of Grand Rapids. 

What county is Kalamazoo in?

Kalamazoo resides in Kalamazoo County.

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