Carlsbad , CA
The Museum of Making Music presents visitors with an interactive journey through a century of musical instrument innovations that helped shape American Popular Music from the 1890s to the present day. It includes over 500 vintage instruments on display, hundreds of audio and video examples at the push of a button and an interactive area where visitors can play on a variety of hands-on instruments.
Tuesday through Sunday from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Closed on Mondays and on major holidays including New Years Day, the Fourth of July, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day