Fetzer Center

Directions

Strategically located midway between Chicago and Detroit, the Fetzer Center is easily accessible from both I-94 and U.S 131. Kalamazoo is served daily by Amtrak, two major and several commuter airlines.

April 27–May 1, 2014, Michigan Avenue construction may affect travel times

Read the full story and view maps of the closure.


Stadium Drive Construction may affect travel times

 
PDF: Stadium Drive Construction Spring 2014–Fall 2015
The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will be rebuilding I-94 Business Loop (BL) (Stadium Drive) from 11th Street to east of Seneca Lane, including the US-131/Stadium Drive bridge and interchange.
 

Directions to Fetzer

 
PDF: Directions to Fetzer
How to get to the Fetzer Center
 

From I-94 DETROIT (EAST) and CHICAGO (WEST)

  • From I-94 merge onto US 131 North and continue Northbound.
  • At Exit 36A, turn east onto Stadium Drive and continue for 2.2 miles.
  • Turn left onto Howard Street and continue for 0.6 miles.
  • Turn right onto West Michigan Avenue
  • Follow the roundabout to the second turn, which is Rankin, and exit
  • Go to the stop sign, then turn right onto Business Court then left into the large parking lot, then immediately right into the Fetzer Center parking area, Lot #72F

From US 131 (North) Grand Rapids, Muskegon

  • At Exit #36A, turn east onto Stadium Drive, drive 2.2 miles to Howard Street
  • Turn left and go 0.6 miles; turn right onto West Michigan Avenue
  • Follow the roundabout to the second turn, which is Rankin and exit
  • Go to the stop sign and turn right onto Business Court then left into the large parking lot, then immediately right into the Fetzer Center parking area, Lot #72F

From M-43 North of Kalamazoo

  • Follow westbound M-43 through downtown Kalamazoo (Gull Road--Riverview Avenue — East Michigan Avenue — Kalamazoo Avenue — West Main Street) until reaching Solon Street (the fourth traffic light after Kalamazoo Avenue merges with West Main Street and becomes two-way traffic, near Kalamazoo College)
  • Turn left onto Solon and drive south 0.5 miles where Solon turns into Howard Street
  • At the light, turn left onto West Michigan Avenue
  • Follow the roundabout to the second turn, which is Rankin and exit
  • Go to the stop sign and turn right onto Business Court then left into the large parking lot, then immediately right into the Fetzer Center parking area, Lot #72F

From M-43 West of Kalamazoo

  • Drive easterly past US 131 and after 1.9 miles, turn right onto Solon Avenue and drive south 0.5 miles where Solon turns into Howard Street
  • At the light, turn left onto West Michigan Avenue
  • Follow the roundabout to the second turn, which is Rankin and exit
  • Go to the stop sign and turn right onto Business Court then left into the large parking lot, then immediately right into the Fetzer Center parking area, Lot #72F

From Downtown Kalamazoo

  • Drive westerly on Stadium Drive (Business Route 131)
  • At Howard Street turn right and drive 0.6 miles
  • At the light, turn right onto West Michigan Avenue
  • Follow the roundabout to the second turn, which is Rankin and exit
  • Go to the stop sign and turn right onto Business Court then left into the large parking lot, then immediately right into the Fetzer Center parking area, Lot #72F