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The Grammy Museum

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Address: 800 W Olympic Blvd, Ste. A245, Los Angeles, CA 90015-1360
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Only went to kill some time before NBA game at Staples Centre next door and ended up having a great time. Surprisingly good museum. Great memorabilia collection, loved the... read more

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only went to kill some time before NBA game at Staples Centre next door and ended up having a great time. Surprisingly good museum. Great memorabilia collection, loved the interactive recording studio experiences. The history of music in America through a huge map pinpointing all the big music centres was outstanding. My wife was introduced to many music legends she... More 

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Pasig, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice memorabilia. Listening to the music itself heightened the experience. The ongoing John Denver Exhibit was delightful.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you like your music and you want an interactive way to learn more then this place is excellent - loads of different ways to learn about music and the history of the Grammies. There are exhibits you can touch to take you on journeys of history of all kinds of genres of music, short films to watch about different... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

but this is not a cheap way to spend time : however, given that it is next to Staples center , it is cheaper than a ticket to see a pro basketball game.....

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Santa Ana, California, United States
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to the Grammy Museum for the second time last night. They have amazing events there and the exhibitions are always changing. They are so friendly and helpful there. It makes it a great way to see some great music history. Also many restaurants around and the parking is close but a little pricey.

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Provincetown, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a recent visit to LA, my husband and I visited the Grammy Museum. It is worth it, particularly if you are a music lover and enjoy a multi media musical experience. All forms of music are represented from classical to rap. We particularly loved the areas dedicated to jazz and classic rock. "Ella at 100", the video of the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

A very interesting museum, this is more for older people or music buffs as there is a lot of history here. Listening to the different genres was good, and reading about the stars was very interesting

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Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Always have a great experience when I attend the Grammy Museum. I especially love the events in small theater for screenings and one on one interviews, just superb!

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Reviewed 8 April 2017

Really enjoyed this museum, history of music, how it made and the awards themselves. There are some interesting exhibits but the best bits were the instruments and mixing boards so you can play at being a recording star or producer.

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Yucaipa, California
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

won tickets from our local PBS station for a performance by Chloe Agnew and Eamonn Mccrystal at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles. Both performers had been part of the Celtic groups from Ireland. This was the first stop on their concert tour, so we got to see all of the preparations they were testing and refining for future performances.... More 

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Downtown Los Angeles is a busy metropolis of towering buildings, bustling streets, and industrial warehouses. There is a distinct multiplicity of cultures here with a growing influx of business professionals and hipsters. Many call the evolution of Downtown over recent years gentrification. New lofts, bars, hotels and restaurants are popping up regularly. Downtown is home to some of the very best restaurants in the city leading the LA foodie scene, plus it is the location of cultural and sports venues including the Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Staples Center, and the Coliseum at the University of Southern California.
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