The World’s Only Global Musical Instrument Museum ®

Upcoming Events at MIM

  • educationpage-grouptours
    May 29
    Friday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    May 30
    Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    May 30
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    May 31
    Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    May 31
    Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • education-summercamp-asia
    Jun. 01 – Jun. 05
    Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

    Summer Camp: Asia

    $250/week or $240/week when 2 or more weeks are paid in advance.

    Travel around the world during summer camp at MIM! Each culturally themed week will immerse campers aged 6–13 in music, world cultures, and hands-on activities.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 01
    Monday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jun. 03
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jun. 04
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 05
    Friday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jun. 06
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 06
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 07
    Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • education-summercamp-africa
    Jun. 08 – Jun. 12
    Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

    Summer Camp: Africa

    $250/week or $240/week when 2 or more weeks are paid in advance.

    Travel around the world during summer camp at MIM! Each culturally themed week will immerse campers aged 6–13 in music, world cultures, and hands-on activities.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 08
    Monday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jun. 10
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jun. 11
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 12
    Friday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • education-familyday_celebrateazfamilies
    Jun. 13
    Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Family Weekend: Celebrate AZ Families

    Included with paid museum admission*

    Kick off your summer fun as we honor the wonderful families throughout our state with a weekend of music, crafts, activities, tours, and of course, instruments.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jun. 13
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-museumencounter-shreyasiyer
    Jun. 13
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

    Museum Encounter: Shreyas Iyer with Traditional Rhythms of India

    Included with paid museum admission

    Shreyas Iyer will share his talent in traditional tabla drumming with the complicated beats and rhythm cycles of the Benaras gharānā.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 13
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • education-museumencounter-jacomeflamencoduo
    Jun. 13
    Saturday 1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

    Museum Encounter: Jácome Flamenco Duo

    Included with paid museum admission

    The Jácome Flamenco Duo takes you on an unforgettable journey to Spain and celebrates the culture, beauty, and joy of flamenco.

  • education-museumencounter-brettjamesphillips
    Jun. 13
    Saturday 3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

    Museum Encounter: Guitar Sounds from Around the World with Brett James Phillips

    Included with paid museum admission

    Join guitarist Brett James Phillips for a selection of guitar music from around the world.

  • education-familyday_celebrateazfamilies
    Jun. 14
    Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Family Weekend: Celebrate AZ Families

    Included with paid museum admission*

    Kick off your summer fun as we honor the wonderful families throughout our state with a weekend of music, crafts, activities, tours, and of course, instruments.

  • education-museumencounter-shreyasiyer
    Jun. 14
    Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

    Museum Encounter: Shreyas Iyer with Traditional Rhythms of India

    Included with paid museum admission

    Shreyas Iyer will share his talent in traditional tabla drumming with the complicated beats and rhythm cycles of the Benaras gharānā.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 14
    Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • education-museumencounter-jacomeflamencoduo
    Jun. 14
    Sunday 1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

    Museum Encounter: Jácome Flamenco Duo

    Included with paid museum admission

    The Jácome Flamenco Duo takes you on an unforgettable journey to Spain and celebrates the culture, beauty, and joy of flamenco.

  • education-museumencounter-brettjamesphillips
    Jun. 14
    Sunday 3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

    Museum Encounter: Guitar Sounds from Around the World with Brett James Phillips

    Included with paid museum admission

    Join guitarist Brett James Phillips for a selection of guitar music from around the world.

  • education-summercamp-latinamerica
    Jun. 15 – Jun. 19
    Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

    Summer Camp: Latin America

    $250/week or $240/week when 2 or more weeks are paid in advance.

    Travel around the world during summer camp at MIM! Each culturally themed week will immerse campers aged 6–13 in music, world cultures, and hands-on activities.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 15
    Monday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jun. 17
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jun. 18
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 19
    Friday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jun. 20
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 20
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • drumming2
    Jun. 21
    Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Family Drumming Workshop for Dads and Kids—and Moms, Too!

    Tickets: $12

    Come catch the rhythm and learn the basics of African, Latin, and pop-music hand drumming.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 21
    Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • drumming2
    Jun. 21
    Sunday 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

    Family Drumming Workshop for Dads and Kids—and Moms, Too!

    Tickets: $12

    Come catch the rhythm and learn the basics of African, Latin, and pop-music hand drumming.

  • drumming2
    Jun. 21
    Sunday 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

    Family Drumming Workshop for Dads and Kids—and Moms, Too!

    Tickets: $12

    Come catch the rhythm and learn the basics of African, Latin, and pop-music hand drumming.

  • education-summercamp-usa
    Jun. 22 – Jun. 26
    Monday – Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

    Summer Camp: USA

    $250/week or $240/week when 2 or more weeks are paid in advance.

    Travel around the world during summer camp at MIM! Each culturally themed week will immerse campers aged 6–13 in music, world cultures, and hands-on activities.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 22
    Monday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jun. 24
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jun. 25
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 26
    Friday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jun. 27
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 27
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 28
    Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 29
    Monday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    See, hear, and travel the world at MIM along with a museum guide on our public tour.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jul. 01
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jul. 02
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jul. 08
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jul. 09
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • events-experiencefrance
    Jul. 11
    Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Experience France

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    Join us for our fourth annual celebration of French music and culture! Enjoy live musical performances and hands-on activities, shop for French merchandise at the Museum Store, and indulge in a French-inspired menu in our café. Vive la France!

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jul. 11
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jul. 11
    Saturday 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    MIMkids Musical Adventures Series

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Pick up your MIMkids Passport and embark on a musical journey with MIMkids Musical Adventures Series, an educational program designed for kids aged 6–10.

  • events-experiencefrance
    Jul. 12
    Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Experience France

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    Join us for our fourth annual celebration of French music and culture! Enjoy live musical performances and hands-on activities, shop for French merchandise at the Museum Store, and indulge in a French-inspired menu in our café. Vive la France!

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jul. 15
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jul. 16
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • educatorpreviewdays
    Jul. 18
    Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Educator Preview Days

    Free for pre-K through 12th-grade educators, administrators, principals, registered student teachers, and homeschool educators

    Educators are invited to learn more about MIM’s educational programs Preview Days. Relax with colleagues over light refreshments, enjoy live music, get a sneak peek at MIM’s newest school tour options, and more.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jul. 18
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jul. 18
    Saturday 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    MIMkids Musical Adventures Series

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Pick up your MIMkids Passport and embark on a musical journey with MIMkids Musical Adventures Series, an educational program designed for kids aged 6–10.

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    Jul. 19
    Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Educator Preview Days

    Free for pre-K through 12th-grade educators, administrators, principals, registered student teachers, and homeschool educators

    Educators are invited to learn more about MIM’s educational programs Preview Days. Relax with colleagues over light refreshments, enjoy live music, get a sneak peek at MIM’s newest school tour options, and more.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jul. 22
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jul. 23
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • educatorpreviewdays
    Jul. 25
    Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Educator Preview Days

    Free for pre-K through 12th-grade educators, administrators, principals, registered student teachers, and homeschool educators

    Educators are invited to learn more about MIM’s educational programs Preview Days. Relax with colleagues over light refreshments, enjoy live music, get a sneak peek at MIM’s newest school tour options, and more.

  • education-mimkidsminimusicmakers
    Jul. 25
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • CIMG6473
    Jul. 25
    Saturday 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    MIMkids Musical Adventures Series

    Buy 4 for $40 or $12 each.

    Pick up your MIMkids Passport and embark on a musical journey with MIMkids Musical Adventures Series, an educational program designed for kids aged 6–10.

  • educatorpreviewdays3
    Jul. 26
    Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Educator Preview Days

    Free for pre-K through 12th-grade educators, administrators, principals, registered student teachers, and homeschool educators

    Educators are invited to learn more about MIM’s educational programs Preview Days. Relax with colleagues over light refreshments, enjoy live music, get a sneak peek at MIM’s newest school tour options, and more.

  • experienceandes
    Aug. 01
    Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Experience the Andes

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    Experience the music and culture from this famous South American mountain range, which extends from north to south through Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, and Argentina.

  • experienceandes
    Aug. 02
    Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Experience the Andes

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    Experience the music and culture from this famous South American mountain range, which extends from north to south through Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, and Argentina.

  • events-elvis
    Aug. 15
    Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Musical Icon: Elvis

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    In honor of Elvis Week, join us for a celebration of the life of the “King of Rock and Roll.” Come and hear gallery talks near the Elvis Presley exhibit, participate in hands-on activities, view the classic film Jailhouse Rock on the big screen, and more!

  • events-elvis
    Aug. 16
    Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Musical Icon: Elvis

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    In honor of Elvis Week, join us for a celebration of the life of the “King of Rock and Roll.” Come and hear gallery talks near the Elvis Presley exhibit, participate in hands-on activities, view the classic film Jailhouse Rock on the big screen, and more!

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    Aug. 22
    Saturday 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Girl Scouts @ MIM: Be a Junior Museum Guide

    $42 per person (four classes)

    Join our Junior Museum Guide program for Arizona Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors!

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    Aug. 29
    Saturday 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Girl Scouts @ MIM: Be a Junior Museum Guide

    $42 per person (four classes)

    Join our Junior Museum Guide program for Arizona Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors!

  • events-experienceindia-12
    Sep. 05
    Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Experience India

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    Join us for our third annual celebration of East Indian music and culture. See vibrant musical and dance performances, participate in hands-on activities and exhibit talks, and try henna body art.

  • gs2
    Sep. 05
    Saturday 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Girl Scouts @ MIM: Be a Junior Museum Guide

    $42 per person (four classes)

    Join our Junior Museum Guide program for Arizona Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors!

  • events-experienceindia-12
    Sep. 06
    Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Experience India

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    Join us for our third annual celebration of East Indian music and culture. See vibrant musical and dance performances, participate in hands-on activities and exhibit talks, and try henna body art.

  • gs2
    Sep. 12
    Saturday 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Girl Scouts @ MIM: Be a Junior Museum Guide

    $42 per person (four classes)

    Join our Junior Museum Guide program for Arizona Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors!

  • education-girlscouts-daisyandbrownieday
    Sep. 19
    Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

    Girl Scouts @ MIM: Daisy and Brownie Day – Visit Latin America

    $13 per person; a ratio of 1 chaperone to 5 Girl Scouts is required

    Calling all Daisy and Brownie Girl Scouts! Enjoy a special day at MIM full of music and activities—all designed just for the youngest Girl Scouts. The Visit Latin America program features a musical story time, photo booth, gallery tours led by Junior Girl Scouts,* fun hands-on craft activities, and lots of musical instruments to try. Don’t […]

  • education-juniormuseumguides
    Sep. 19
    Saturday 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    MIMkids Junior Museum Guides

    Tickets: $40 per session (four classes)

    Students will learn about cultures from around the world, participate in music making, and discover the wide world of music. Junior Guides will train to lead tours while exploring MIM’s unique galleries and exhibits. This session will focus on music and costumery.

  • education-juniormuseumguides
    Sep. 26
    Saturday 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    MIMkids Junior Museum Guides

    Tickets: $40 per session (four classes)

    Students will learn about cultures from around the world, participate in music making, and discover the wide world of music. Junior Guides will train to lead tours while exploring MIM’s unique galleries and exhibits. This session will focus on music and costumery.

  • events-experiencethealps
    Oct. 03
    Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Experience the Alps

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    Make plans to experience Germany at MIM. Enjoy music, crafts, dancing, and more; it’s a perfect way to celebrate Oktoberfest!

  • education-juniormuseumguides
    Oct. 03
    Saturday 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    MIMkids Junior Museum Guides

    Tickets: $40 per session (four classes)

    Students will learn about cultures from around the world, participate in music making, and discover the wide world of music. Junior Guides will train to lead tours while exploring MIM’s unique galleries and exhibits. This session will focus on music and costumery.

  • events-experiencethealps
    Oct. 04
    Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Experience the Alps

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    Make plans to experience Germany at MIM. Enjoy music, crafts, dancing, and more; it’s a perfect way to celebrate Oktoberfest!

  • Oct. 10
    Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Musical Icon: John Lennon

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    MIM will honor the life of the legendary John Lennon on the occasion of what would have been his 75th birthday. Enjoy a special day of activities and music celebrating Lennon’s legacy of peace and love.

  • education-professionaldevelopmentsession
    Oct. 10
    Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Professional Development Session for Educators: STEM + Music

    Free for educators

    Explore the properties of sound, how different materials used in the construction of musical instruments contribute to their sound, and how these themes can be incorporated into programs for students in grades 3–8.

  • education-professionaldevelopmentsession
    Oct. 10
    Saturday 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

    Professional Development Session: Create a Global Classrom

    Free for educators

    Engage students in grades 3–12 through writing and discussion and empower them to use information from a variety of sources (primary and secondary) found in the museum’s collections.

  • education-juniormuseumguides
    Oct. 10
    Saturday 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    MIMkids Junior Museum Guides

    Tickets: $40 per session (four classes)

    Students will learn about cultures from around the world, participate in music making, and discover the wide world of music. Junior Guides will train to lead tours while exploring MIM’s unique galleries and exhibits. This session will focus on music and costumery.

  • education-familyweekend_musicindisguise
    Oct. 17
    Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Family Weekend: Music in Disguise

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    Discover the what, why, and where of the outrageous, beautiful, and (sometimes) scary outfits at MIM―all through the instruments and music of the world!

  • education-familyweekend_musicindisguise
    Oct. 18
    Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Family Weekend: Music in Disguise

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends donors

    Discover the what, why, and where of the outrageous, beautiful, and (sometimes) scary outfits at MIM―all through the instruments and music of the world!

  • Dec. 05
    Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Experience Scandinavia

    Included with paid museum admission

    Make plans to experience Scandinavian music and culture at MIM! Join us for a celebration of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and Finland. Enjoy musical performances, traditional dances, a regionally inspired menu in the café, hands-on crafts, and much more.

  • Dec. 06
    Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Experience Scandinavia

    Included with paid museum admission

    Make plans to experience Scandinavian music and culture at MIM! Join us for a celebration of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and Finland. Enjoy musical performances, traditional dances, a regionally inspired menu in the café, hands-on crafts, and much more.

  • hearthemring
    Dec. 19
    Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Hear Them Ring

    Included with paid museum admission

    Chimes and jingles will fill the halls at MIM as we celebrate instruments that ring! See performances featuring handbells, vibraphones, and more. Try your hand at gamelan and learn how these instruments make their unique sounds.

  • hearthemring
    Dec. 20
    Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Hear Them Ring

    Included with paid museum admission

    Chimes and jingles will fill the halls at MIM as we celebrate instruments that ring! See performances featuring handbells, vibraphones, and more. Try your hand at gamelan and learn how these instruments make their unique sounds.

  • education-professionaldevelopmentsession
    Jan. 09
    Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Professional Development Session: STEM + Music

    Free for educators

    Explore the properties of sound, how different materials used in the construction of musical instruments contribute to their sound, and how these themes can be incorporated into programs for students in grades 3–8.

  • education-professionaldevelopmentsession
    Mar. 12
    Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Professional Development Session: Create a Global Classroom

    Free for educators

    Engage students in grades 3–12 through writing and discussion and empower them to use information from a variety of sources (primary and secondary) found in the museum’s collections.