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Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre, General Admission

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    Visit: Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre, 850 4 Street SE East Village, Calgary, Alberta T2G 1R1 Canada

    The mission of the National Music Centre to give Canada a place that amplifies the love, sharing and understanding of music.  It is a national catalyst for discovery, innovation and renewal through music. At Studio Bell, we are preserving and celebrating Canada’s music story and inspire a new generation of music lovers through programming that includes on-site and outreach education programs, performances, artist incubation and exhibitions. Explore the sounds, light and interactive activities pouring out of the 22 individual exhibition stages, and engage in an ever-evolving discussion around music in Canada. Everyone is welcome to Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre in Calgary, Alberta.
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    Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre
    Departure Time
    10:00 AM
    Duration
    24h
    Inclusions
    • Five floors of exhibitions that celebrate music in Canada
    • Regular tours featuring demonstrations with rare instruments
    • Breathtaking modern architecture and stunning city views
    • Interactive music activities for all ages and skill levels
    • Three Canadian Halls of Fame with historic artifacts
    • Entry/Admission - Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Guided tours
    • Access to artist recording spaces
    • Parking
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Check out nmc.ca/whats-on for special concerts and event listings
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 999 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    CCMA awards were on and there was a special exhibit for Canada's country musicians. I thoroughly expected it to be small and boring but was pleasantly surprised and how large the display was and definitely not boring. It brought back many pleasant memories of the...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    1  Thank AuroaB
    StudioBell, Visitor Experience at Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

    Thanks for the nice review. Come join us on a Sunday sometime for our Backstage Pass Tour. Lean more about our historic recording consoles and go behind the scenes of world-class recording studios, including the legendary Rolling Stones Mobile Studio (RSM) once used to record...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Having been to old "keyboard museum" a couple of times I was looking forward to visiting the new venue. It is spectacular. Beautiful venue , many interactive displays, great tour. Everything a "modern Museum" should be. Just miss the old place - a bit dingy,...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank Larry H
    StudioBell, Visitor Experience at Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    We are glad you enjoyed your visit Larry. You should consider joining us for one of our upcoming live events. Best, Mike Visitor Experience

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Pretty interesting museum. Lots of interactive stuff: piano’s guitars, a voice booth (which says you’re a tenor no matter how high you sing) and also some really peculiar instruments. You can spend about two, three hours tops here.

    Thank cailaoostdam
    StudioBell, Visitor Services at Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hello :) Thanks for stopping by and leaving us a reivew! A lot of those "peculiar instruments" are used by artists for recording. You can see a few demonstrated during our Backstage Pass Tour only done on Sundays. All the best,

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I love playing music, and while some exhibits were a bit boring, there was some amazing displays that were very interactive. Go if you have a passion and love for music.

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This is a wonderful place to visit for a few hours. My teenagers loved all the interactive music stations and they had lots to see, read and learn about Canadian Music. Great building and very well kept/clean. We had a snack at the little cafe...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank teeka33
    StudioBell, Manager at Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Teeka33, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a wonderful review. We are glad you enjoyed all that Studio Bell has to offer. Please visit us again to enjoy our evening and weekend programming! Best, Visitor Services

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    The address is 850 4 St SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0L8
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