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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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Jazz, blues, rock and roll, and pop is all covered. It includes a lot of history and also the mechanics behind making the music. It could be visited often during the year and you... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Brukar
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springfield, illinois
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springfield, illinois
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65 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Jazz, blues, rock and roll, and pop is all covered. It includes a lot of history and also the mechanics behind making the music. It could be visited often during the year and you would learn something new each time.

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Irvine, California
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Took our 3 year old before nap time maybe not the best idea, but... Price is right just 12.95 for adults and kids under 5 free. Really upbeat with great music, pictures and costumes, all time frames and music styles covered, we stayed just 1 hour and 15, but could have stayed 4 hours. Museum is 4 floors, the interactive... More 

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Mesa, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was lucky enough to visit this museum during a display highlighting the folk-rock era. There are lots of hands-on displays and lots of music to listen to,

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Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are 3 floors or videos and artifacts of well-known artists. In light of all the artists across all genres, I was surprised the exhibits were not more robust. But you will see some cool things and see how music is so universal through the interactive exhibit. AAA memberships will save a couple dollars for entry. Give yourself about 1.5... More 

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Fairfax County, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Anyone into music should visit this museum. Filled with fabulous memorabilia and interactive experiences. The special exhibits are always a treat. Cute gift shop complements a fun time. Since the attraction is located at LA Live a lot of dining options are close at hand.

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Thank Su25bag
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great museum consisting of memorabilia, interactive exhibits and videos. Wouldn't miss this is visiting LA, takes you through the ages and you'll sing the whole way through. For $12 you can't go wrong.

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Shelby, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not very expensive $24 for two and we were pleasantly surprised. It is not a very large place and touches on a few but misses many of the greats! It still is very worth going. Being from Detroit, I was disappointed to see so many of Motown's greatest missing from the display. My 13 year old absolutely loved playing with... More 

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Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For the Home to the Grammy Museum located in the heart of Los Angeles this was sadly lacking. How about a whole section in Memory of those that passed? NO PRINCE? Nothing Big for Quincy Jones? Where is all the History and Artifacts of the Greatest Musicians in the World? Very disappointing.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever I visit the Los Angeles area, I love going to one of my favorite places which is The Grammy Museum. I can honestly say that this museum is so unique and amazing! In fact, anyone who loves any genre of music will fall in love with this spot. In particular, I love how it focuses on the evolution of... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The first time I came here I saw the history of Bob Marley.... It was amazing. I think this is a must to visit and well worth it!

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