Museum of Making Music

5790 Armada Dr.
Carlsbad, CA 92008- Map It
(760) 438-5996

AAA Editor Notes

Museum of Making Music is at 5790 Armada Dr. Take I-5 to Palomar Airport Rd. exit and go e., then go n. on Armada. The museum celebrates more than a century of American popular music from the 1890s to the present. It features more than 500 vintage instruments, hundreds of audio and video samples and a hands-on interactive area where visitors can play and make their own music. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$10; $7 (ages 6-18, ages 60+, and students and military with ID).
Hours: Tues.-Sun. 10-5. Closed Jan. 1, July 4, Thanksgiving and Christmas.