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Air Zoo

6151 Portage Rd, Portage, MI 49002-3003
+1 269-382-6555
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A great place for kids.. could use some updates

The Air Zoo is a wonderful time for families. I took my 4 year old son here for his birthday last... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Justin L
Fun for all ages

Vintage air craft, rides for all ages simulators and crafts for the kids. Modern Jets and WW11... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paul P
Battle Creek, Michigan
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With 100+ rare and unique air & spacecraft, amazing interactive exhibits, "hands-on" science experiences, indoor amusement park rides, full-motion flight simulators, a 4D theater, and much, much more, the Air Zoo in Portage, MI is your one-stop spot for educational family fun! Voted the #1 Museum in Michigan by American Towns Media and the "Best of Michigan" website, and also as the "Best Place to Spend the Day With Your Family" and "Best Place to Take Out of Towners", the Air Zoo is standing by to entertain and educate, and truly has something for everyone!
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“all ages” (52 reviews)
“on display” (29 reviews)
Opens in 14 min
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6151 Portage Rd, Portage, MI 49002-3003
+1 269-382-6555
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Air Zoo is a wonderful time for families. I took my 4 year old son here for his birthday last month and the airplanes kept him very interested. I would guess there are 50 planes inside the Air Zoo. You can touch some of...More

Thank Justin L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Vintage air craft, rides for all ages simulators and crafts for the kids. Modern Jets and WW11 aircraft being restored. All ages loved it and I would go again in a heartbeat

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is an array of aircraft and history at The Zoo. Do not miss the SR71 and the library which is full of items of interest for history buffs.

Thank atcrich
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really a great spot to stop. The rides for young children are great. Friendly staff and really interesting exhibits including some interactive options like flight simulators. Sometimes there are special themed activities for kids which can enhance their experience even more. There's a library and...More

Thank AminaTree
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This is a great attraction. Plan on spending the majority of the day if you're to spend time reading all the displays. There is a wealth of information about historic warbirds to the space program. Included in the displays are also information about the ground...More

Thank M-Pilot
Reviewed 13 November 2017

I can't believe we've never visited before! We went with our 15 yr old son and a friend's 4 yr old - there aren't many places you can visit that will thoroughly entertain two kids of such different ages but this place is fantastic! We...More

Thank happygirl26
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

I have been to the Air Zoo many times with the family! It is an amazing experience for all of the family members, at any age level! The exhibits are beautiful and they have the ONE AND ONLY SR71B. They also have great rides for...More

Thank skywarn6118
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Went with my father, and 4 year old son. GREAT EXPERIENCE! Tons of interactive rides for my son, and loads of history for my father. Overall A lot of fun - would definitely go back.

Thank B7101MJmatth
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We stopped here on Friday October 20. It wasn't crowded. The front desk lady was very nice, asking us if we had been there before and we had not, so she too a couple extra minutes out and explained the basic layout of the museum....More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

If you live in west Michigan and have any interest in planes, space, or military history, the Air Zoo is a must visit. It's a bit of a hidden gem considering West MI is not exactly an aviation hub. The rare and super fast SR-71...More

Thank BnKSimmons
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17 August 2017|
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Response from Jer B | Reviewed this property |
I was not aware of any discounts. But I'm sure that you can call or check the website.
24 March 2017|
Response from AirZoo | Property representative |
We apologize, we somehow missed your question! The Air Zoo truly has activities, rides, and exhibits for all ages. Our rides vary from those that appeal to the very young, to full-motion flight simulators that are loved by... More
24 March 2017|
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Response from gogoblueuri | Reviewed this property |
Soome rides are for younger children but simulators and space area has plenty of fun things for that age.