Directions

To visit the Michigan Geological Survey and Michigan Geological Repository for Research and Education, please follow the directions below to the following address.

5272 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49006

This location is separate from Western Michigan University's main campus.

Map of 5272 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo MI 49006

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From the south or north

  • From US-131, take exit 36B onto Stadium Drive (west). Drive toward Oshtemo about 0.5 miles.
  • Turn right (north) on South 11th Street (stoplight) and drive about 0.1 miles.
  • Turn right on West Michigan Avenue (four-way stop sign) and drive 0.3 miles to arrive at 5272 W Michigan Ave.
  • Our driveway is the first one just past the US-131 overpass on the left (north), through the fence gates to the largest building in this fenced area.

From the east or west

  • From I-94, exit onto US-131 north, drive about 2.5 miles.
  • Take exit 36B onto Stadium Drive (west). Drive toward Oshtemo about 0.5 miles.
  • Turn right (north) on South 11th Street (stop light) and drive about 0.1 miles.
  • Turn right on West Michigan Avenue (four-way stop sign) and drive 0.3 miles to arrive at 5272 W Michigan Ave.
  • Our driveway is the first one just past the US-131 overpass on the left (north), through the fence gates to the largest building in this fenced area.

From the Kalamazoo airport

  • Exit the airport and turn right (north) onto Portage Road and drive about 0.2 miles to I-94.
  • Take I-94 west toward Chicago and drive 3.9 miles.
  • Take exit 74B/US-131 north to I-94 business loop east toward Grand Rapids and drive about 2.1 miles.
  • I-94 business loop east becomes US-131 north. Drive about 0.4 miles.
  • Take exit 36B onto Stadium Drive (west) toward Oshtemo and drive about 0.5 miles.
  • Turn right (north) on South 11th Street (stoplight) and go about  0.1 miles.
  • Turn right on West Michigan Avenue (four-way stop sign) and drive 0.3 miles to arrive at 5272 W Michigan Ave.
  • Our driveway is the first one just past the US-131 overpass on the left (north), through the fence gates to the largest building in this fenced area.