MIM was a surprising and good experience. We went there on a hot AZ afternoon with two kids and didn't leave until the close. Our kids especially liked the experience gallery.
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The Musical Instrument Museum is a MUST NOT MISS! Wish I could say it more strongly! Don't let the word "museum" scare you away. The experience is seamlessly designed and the selection of instruments is beyond incredible. The museum features video clips of instruments played...More
Visited upon recommendation of friends. This museum is quite a way out of town, north of Phoenix. The collection is well organized and very large. A quick visit can get through the major rooms in a couple of hours however some people stay all day
I spent 3 different afternoons at the museum just to see all the galleries! Each gallery is dedicated to a different continent or region. There are examples of many instruments, and often mannequins wearing local costumes. But the best thing about the museum, and why...More
When I visited the cactus were in bloom with the most beautiful array of blossoms and colors as you approach the entry. The building is so beautifully designed to show the history of each instrument from it's country of origin. You can spend hours going...More
Have been here several times with my son's school on field trips. The kids love this place, especially the drum room. It's so family friendly and the guides are so knowledgeable.
WOW! What an amazing place. Hidden gem, must visit. Adults, teens and little ones as young as my three year old love this place. Can be an all day experience and still not see it all. I start my little ones with the hands on...More
While on a recent visit to Phoenix, my wife and I decided to visit the MIM. I can say without reservation it's fascinating and definitely lives up to it's claim as a top attraction. They have thousands of instruments on display from ancient times to...More
This is probably one of the most interesting and unique museums we have ever visited. Anyone who enjoys music, musical culture or pretty much anything to do with music will find the MIM enjoyable. The self guided tour is fantastic. Being able to see and...More