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The Musical Museum

399 High Street, Brentford, Ealing TW8 0DU, England
+44 20 8560 8108
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Fantastic venue with Wurlitzer to entertain the people . Various musical instruments on display to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
James N
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
The Wurlitzer Organ is a MUST

Visited a couple of weeks ago with a group from Belgium. We all enjoyed the visit and our guide Roy... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Brussels, Belgium
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The Musical Museum contains one of the world's foremost collections of self-playing musical instruments. From the tiniest of clockwork music boxes to the Mighty Wurlitzer the collection embraces an impressive and comprehensive array of reproducing pianos, orchestrions, orchestrelles, residence organs and violin players. The Museum is open on Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Bank Holiday Mondays from 11AM to 5PM, last entry is at 4PM. Tours with live demonstrations of self playing instruments and the Mighty Wurlitzer take place at 11.30AM, 1.30PM & 3.30PM. Concession discounts and reduced prices for children and families are available. The Museum is open on any day for groups consisting of 20 people or more. Please contact the museum for further details.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
399 High Street, Brentford, Ealing TW8 0DU, England
+44 20 8560 8108
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic venue with Wurlitzer to entertain the people . Various musical instruments on display to view and listen . Authentic and entertaining to watch !

Thank James N
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited a couple of weeks ago with a group from Belgium. We all enjoyed the visit and our guide Roy was wonderful.

Thank nickfern2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to check out the Musical Museum after having gone past a few times on the bus. The collection of instruments was fascinating and the tour guide, Roy, was brilliant. You could tell he had a real passion for music and for the instruments and...More

Thank Lauz G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here on a whim yesterday as it's down the road. Pleasantly surprised by this place. We arrived 5 minutes after a tour had begun, so we didn't miss much as we tagged along. Our tour guide Roy was lovely. Very knowledgeable, patient and welcomed...More

Thank tomwade2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought I knew nearly all the London attractions, but came across the Musical Museum by chance while out with friends in the area and found the museum absolutely fascinating and delightful. The tour guide, Roy, was extremely knowledgeable and transmitted his enthusiasm and obvious...More

Thank bazzo7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a trip there on the 8th, took some elderly from an elderly care home and volunteers, had a marvellous time. The Café food was grand and the tour was amazing as well. All the elderly and volunteers enjoyed their time there and definitely want...More

Thank randominnie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a unique and magnificent collection of instruments - even the smallest and oldest was sophisticated and to see at first hand how they evolved over the years was amazing. Watching keyboards play themselves is amazing and then of course there are drums, violins,...More

Thank claudinepiggott44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the museum with friends from America. We were completely delighted with the guided tour of mechanical music machines.The tour group included a wide range of ages and our tour guide, Roy, kept all of us captivated and entertained as he demonstrated many of the...More

Thank Andy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found the museum by chance whilst surfing the web, looking for somewhere musical to visit. The staff are very friendly and enthusiastic about their subject. Roy, our tour guide was incredibly informative! At times it was very interactive, and witnessing the self playing instruments...More

Thank frankpalmer15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely staff, really enthusiastic about sharing their knowledge and making audiences very welcome. Great for all ages as tour guide was able to communicate at all levels and made the whole experience very interactive.

Thank Diane M
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28 August 2017|
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Response from Frederick T | Reviewed this property |
They can listen to the presentation + will probably be invited to interact with the instruments. Very nice experience.