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Activities for Kids

Check out the fun stuff for kids offered by the Air Zoo:

Kids explore the physics of flight.

Summer Break Science Camps and Classes for Kids at the Air Zoo

Make Summer 2016 unforgettable with Air Zoo Science Day Camps and Classes for kids aged Pre-K - 5th grade! By now you've probably heard about the Air Zoo's amazing camp programs for children. Let your kids experience the fun and amazing world of science! Based in Portage and Kalamazoo, find out why the Air Zoo has become the #1 destination for kids classes and camps in West Michigan!

Biplane Rides!
Take a flight in a vintage biplane! Fun for all ages, Waldo Wright's Flying Service provides Air Zoo guests with amazing biplane flights that seat up to four, or take to the skies and actually fly a Stearman biplane!

POPnology exhibit
POPnology is a "hands-on" examination of how popular culture has influenced modern technology and changed the ways we live, work, move, connect and play. In addition to a TON of interactive experiences and activities, guests can get up close to some of popular culture's most iconic characters, including R2D2 from the Star Wars films!

Birthday Parties
You can have the coolest birthday party of the year at the Air Zoo. With great food, fun rides and cool aircraft, this will be one birthday you won't ever forget!

Homeschool Programs
The Air Zoo is committed to education...including homeschool education.

Overnight Camps
Spend a night at the museum and snooze under the SR-71 Blackbird! Choose from a space- or aviation-themed Overnight Camp!

Scouting Info
The Air Zoo works with Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts and Brownies to learn about aviation, space and science. We have a variety of special events and classes held throughout the year.

Kites demonstrate the principle of flight.

Simple Science Experiments
Kids will have a blast with these quick and easy hands-on activities!

To register, or for more information, click HERE to email the Air Zoo's Events Dept., or call 269.350.2848. Dates fill fast!

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