Located just ten minutes away from the west of Battle Creek, Michigan, our Arcadian & Avenue A communities is a quaint and inclusive place in Springfield to reside in! Situated near varying attractions such as zoos and arboretums, the Arcadian & Avenue A communities are suitable for individuals looking for small-town living yet with access to big city conveniences at the same time. Wondering what are the types of activities you can do in our communities? We have compiled a list of top attractions near Arcadian/Avenue A just for you! 

Leila Arboretum

Are you a big fan of nature and greenery? The Leila Arboretum is a 72 acre garden with over 2,000 species of shrubs and trees with many of them dating back to the 1920s. They are beautifully placed like the layouts of popular European gardens. The best part? Leila Arboretum is open all year round to the public for free during daylight hours! Although admission is free, Leila Arboretum largely operates on donations to keep itself self-sustaining. 

Binder Park Zoo

An African adventure especially awaits its visitors at the Binder Park Zoo! Discover amazing scenic views of wild species in action from a distance at the elevated boardwalks. Love giraffes? This is a grand opportunity for you to see one of the biggest giraffe herds in the country and even hand-feed a giraffe up close! Take a trip on the Zoo & O. Railroad and see some of the animals from Down Under! After a fulfilling trip at the Binder Park Zoo, drop by at their gift shops to pick up a gift item for your loved ones! Binder Park Zoo opens from April to October every year, so be sure to keep your calendars booked during that time of the year!

Kingman Museum

With a rich history dating back to the 19th century, the Kingman Museum is the only natural history museum in Southwest Michigan! After a temporary closure, the Kingman Museum reopened to the public in 2003 as a not-for-profit institution. The museum is dedicated to advancing science education for the communities of Battle Creek and beyond. The three floors of the museum display exhibits of all areas of science, ranging from anthropology to biology. Admission is also free to all members of the military during Labor Day. Best part? You can visit both the museum and the Leila Arboretum as they are situated near to each other.

Kimball House Museum

Built in 1886, the Kimball House Museum is a Queen Anne-style Victorian house museum. It was originally a home for three family generations of physicians. The Kimball House Museum also holds the reputation of Battle Creek’s local history museum. Several rooms in the museum hold an insight into the story of the Kimball family. In addition, there are also other special exhibit rooms displaying the Sojourner Truth and Battle Creek Sanitarium. 

Secure Your Perfect Home In Arcadian/Avenue A 

For those looking for a quiet and quaint community, Arcadian/Avenue A may just be the suitable community for you since it is located in Springfield, a small town known for its rich historic scene. Cambio Communities can help you find your perfect home in the Arcadian/Avenue A community. Keep in touch today!