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EXHIBITION OPENING: GUITAR: the Instrument that Rocked the World

  • Saint Louis Science Center 5050 Oakland Avenue St. Louis, MO, 63110 United States (map)

Experience the science of sound with hands-on interactives for all ages at the S.

From its ancient beginnings in the Nile River Valley to its iconic status as a modern mainstay of every genre of music, the guitar has rocked them all.

Experience the science of sound and the cultural impact of the guitar by exploring more than 70 instruments and 100 historical artifacts-ranging from the rare and antique to the wildly popular and innovative. This special exhibition from The National GUITAR Museum features hands-on interactives for all ages, video performances, x-ray images of guitars’ inner workings and plenty of opportunities to strum and jam.


The exhibit will be open from January 19-April 14, 2019.

Earlier Event: January 12
St. Louis Track Club Frostbite Series #3
Later Event: January 19
MLK Community Celebration