Picture of Aircraft at the Air Zoo in Michigan

Air Zoo Facilities

Adventure Map

Welcome to the Kalamazoo Air Zoo!

Get ready to embark on a whole new adventure of time and space. Be sure to visit both of the Air Zoo's facilities for a historic and multi-sensory experience the entire family will enjoy. At the Air Zoo, you can learn all about the history of aviation and space exploration. Make sure to visit the Air Zoo's restoration team, at the Flight Discovery Center, as they get their hands dirty bringing sunken WWII airplanes back to their former glory!

Please note, due to state health and safety requirements, Air Zoo rides, simulators, theater, shuttle and many hands-on interactives shown on the map are currently unavailable

Start planning your adventure! Download our visitor brochure, which includes maps of both facilities!

Air Zoo: A Multi-Sensory Experience

Flight Innovation Center


  • Memorial Plaza
  • Ticket Counter
  • Membership Desk
  • Fly Buy Museum Store
  • Coat Room
  • Elevator & Stairway
  • Restrooms
  • Drinking Fountain

Main Exhibit Floor

  • Exhibits
  • Rides & Simulators
  • Featured Exhibition(if available)
  • Library
  • Missions Theater
  • Education Labs
  • Restrooms
  • Drinking Fountain

Second Floor Mezzanine

  • Kitty Hawk Cafe & Seating
  • Observation Deck
  • Warhawk Meeting Room
  • Corsair Meeting Room
  • Wildcat Meeting Room
  • Preston's Parish Board Room

Flight Discovery Center


  • Information Desk
  • Waldo Wright Biplane Ride Check-in (seasonal)
  • Restrooms
  • Drinking Fountain
  • Coat Room

Main Exhibit Floor

  • Cold War Aircrafts
  • WWII Plane Restoration Center
  • Observation Lounge
  • Open Cockpits
  • Elevator & Stairwa

Second Floor

  • Offices
  • Education for Employment (EFE) Classroom

Start at the Flight Innovation Center

  1. Ticket Counter
  2. Cloud Tunnel
  3. Kids Corner
  4. Amusement Rides
  5. Library
  6. Mission's Theater
  7. Jack Sims: Hometown Hero Exhibit
  8. Guadalcanal Campaign Exhibit
  9. World War II Aircraft (continued)
  10. Black Wings: American Dreams of Flight Exhibit
  11. Air Zoo Restored SBD-3 Dauntless
  12. Michigan Aviation Hall of Fame
  13. Space: Dare to Dream Exhibit (East Wing)
  14. HD Full-Motion Flight Simulators
  15. Fly Girls of WWII
  16. Corsair / Barnstormer Ride
  17. Fly Buy Gift Shop
  18. Observation Deck / Cafe Seating
  19. Sue Parish Legacy Exhibit
  20. Recognition Plaza

Please note our food policy:

Outside food is not allowed at the Flight Innovation Center (FIC); drinks are permitted. The Kitty Hawk Cafe is available for meal, beverage and snack purchases.
Outside food can be enjoyed in the Observation Lounge of the Flight Discovery Center (FDC) or at the picnic pavilion.
Flight Innovation Center food exception: sack lunches for field trips.

Come visit us.