Extras! | Air Zoo - Kalamazoo, MI


Fly with Waldo Wright’s Flying Service!

Every year, from mid-May through September, the Air Zoo and Waldo Wright's Flying Service partner to offer our guests a unique, once-in-a-lifetime, barnstorming flight experience! Waldo's open cockpit New Standard D-25 Biplane seats up to four and is fun for ALL ages as you soar over the beautiful Southwest Michigan countryside. There's nothing quite like open cockpit flight, and this is truly an experience you'll remember forever! To book a flight and learn more, click HERE.


The Air Zoo gladly welcomes fly-ins to its Flight Discovery Center, which is located just off the Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO) grounds. If you are unfamiliar with where the Flight Discovery Center is, ask the AZO air traffic control tower and they will direct you where to go.

Once you arrive, please check in at the center’s ticket counter. From there, an Air Zoo volunteer or employee will direct you to the Air Zoo's Flight Innovation Center.

Kitty Hawk Café

The Kitty Hawk Cafe is managed by the Millennium Restaurant Group, the folks responsible for Kalamazoo area favorites such as The Tap House, Martell's, The Wine Loft, The Union and more!

Whether you're looking for a quick snack or a delicious meal, the Kitty Hawk Cafe has you covered with an expansive menu. Vegetarian options are available! 

The Fly Buy!

Make sure you stop in the Air Zoo’s Fly Buy and choose a souvenir to compliment the memories and photos you will be treasuring from your visit with us. We have everything from Air Zoo shirts and ball caps to children’s astronaut and pilot costumes, out of this world LEGO sets, a huge assortment of high flying kites, animal friends (of the plush variety) including our signature flying tiger, chemistry sets, metal detectors, games for the family and so much more.  Stop in and see us, we are open 9am-5pm Monday through Saturday and noon to 5pm on Sunday!  Bet you are wishing you could peruse our store, online, right now!?! Well, we heard you loud and clear, and are excited to announce we will be launching our online store in 2019! 



Are you a member of the Air Zoo or one of our affiliates? Check out all the cool reciprocal admission benefits you receive at over 1,200 museum and science centers in teh U.S. and beyond through the Association of SCience-Technology Centers' (ASTC) Travel Passport Program  and North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association.

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