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Museum of Making Music

Location
5790 Armada Dr.
Carlsbad, CA 92008
Phone
760.438.5996
Hours
Tue - Sun 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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Top 5 Things To Know About the Museum of Making Music

  1. Location: Head to San Diego's North County to visit the Museum of Making Music. The coastal town of Carlsbad, in which The San Diego Museum of Making Music is located, has plenty to offer visitors, including The Flower Fields, Carlsbad Premium Outlets and LEGOLAND nearby. The beaches are also easy to get to from The Museum of Making Music San Diego.
  2. Parking: The Museum of Making Music in San Diego provides free parking in a lot behind the building. Visiting Museum of Making Music is an easy experience, especially with the plentiful parking available here for free. The Museum of Making Music San Diego wants you to have a great time here from start to finish, and that means that you can enjoy the treat of free parking.
  3. Events: Attend a concert at Museum of Making Music. Whether you're here to listen to acoustic guitar or saxophone, solo musicians or bands, blues or Hawaiian music, The San Diego Museum of Making Music has a varied lineup of music shows to appeal to a wide audience. Prices for Museum of Making Music events vary slightly by show and whether or not you're a member of the museum. The San Diego Museum of Making Music invites you to host student recitals or corporate events here as well!
  4. Exhibits: Explore the past at The Museum of Making Music San Diego. The permanent exhibits at The Museum of Making Music in San Diego take you all the way back to 1890 and guide you through the years to present day, spotlighting the instruments of the ages. The Museum of Making Music San Diego has short-term special exhibitions that may focus on a particular instrument, individual, idea or innovation related to music.
  5. Education: The little ones can go on the Preschool Field Trip to The Museum of Making Music San Diego. Children between the ages of 3 and 5 will get to learn about the cello, saxophone, ukulele, piano and other fun instruments. They'll also enjoy story time and a group drum circle. Older kids can go on the MusicVentures Field Trip. The Title One Field Trip program brings third grade classes from Title One designed schools to Museum of Making Music at no charge.

Museum of Making Music teaches visitors about the history of musical instruments. In addition to the in-depth look at musical instrument history, The San Diego Museum of Making Music features concerts of many different genres. The Museum of Making Music makes learning tons of fun for kids with dedicated programs just for them. The youngest ones can go on Museum of Making Music's Preschool Field Trip. Perfect for kids between the ages of 3 to 5, the Preschool Field Trip at The San Diego Museum of Making Music lets kids play in a group drum circle, have story time and learn about the cello, saxophone, ukulele, piano and more. This San Diego attraction is both fun and educational.

The San Diego Museum of Making Music lets you hear diverse music and learn about the industry of music products. You and your family will get to see hundreds of vintage instruments on display. Audio and video clips give you a deeper look into the topic. Learning is fun and easy, especially when you're exploring the vibrant interactive areas at Museum of Making Music. Because the galleries are organized chronologically, you can walk through time to see the progression of popular music and how instruments have changed over time. Learn about music business practices  and check out the nostalgic recreations of music stores. If you play music yourself, you can even participate in the orchestra or band programs at The San Diego Museum of Making Music.

  • Do See A Concert: With a calendar that's scheduled full of awesome shows, you'll want to make your way out to see one at The San Diego Museum of Making Music.
  • Don't Forget To Check The Calendar: You can see what's going on by looking at the website!

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