Open Daily

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

330 E. College Ave., Appleton, WI


Prepare to Rock
Live Guitar Events

Join us at the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers game Wednesday, July 17 at 7:00 and help make history. We are attempting to break the world record for the most air guitarists in one place. Be part of 5,000 fans rocking out for the record!

Plus prize giveaways from Heid Music and Fox Communities Credit Union.

Buy tickets today!

GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked The World
Featured Guitars
Fun Interactives
The Instrument
The World
Adult: $12
Child: $7
Under 5: Free
Group Visits
  • The World's Largest Playable Guitar
  • Chuck Berry's 1960 Gibson ES-345TD
  • Gibson Les Paul
  • Fender Telecaster
  • The Only Playable 8-Neck Stringed Instrument
The History, Science, and Cultural Impact of the Most Popular Instrument...
  • Guitar Strobe: See the vibrations of a string in slow motion.
  • Music to Your Ears: Use sensors to activate different sounds from unique instruments.
  • See-Through Amplifiers: Speakers, tubes, and electronics of these musical monsters revealed.
  • Remember the Riff: Test you memory to repeat guitar riffs using color as reinforcement.
  • Design Your Own Guitar: Choose the color, pattern, shape, and textures of your very own guitar. 
Exhibition Highlights
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  • More than 70 unique instruments and artifacts
  • 40 Photographs
  • 18 Hands-on STEM interactives
  • 10 video displays
General Admission