The World’s Only Global Musical Instrument Museum ®

Upcoming Events on January 14

  • Nov. 05 – Sep. 04
    Saturday – Monday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Dragons and Vines:
    Inlaid Guitar Masterpieces

    $7 with paid museum admission;
    $10 for exhibition only

    Presenting an unparalleled combination of imagination and artistry in an exhibition featuring more than thirty instruments with incredible inlay by North America’s finest artists and luthiers. Only at MIM.

  • Jan. 14
    Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Experience the Silk Road

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends and Friends of MIM

    Explore the Silk Road as MIM ventures through the culture and music of the greatest trading route in history. Engage your senses through music and dance performances, a Silk Road–themed menu, and cultural talks that span from the ancient cities of Asia through the Middle East.

  • Jan. 14
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    Classes are taught by Topher Keene. 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. This session’s classes will focus on jazz and American sounds.

  • Jan. 14
    Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Professional Development Session: Build Early Skills Through Music

    Free for educators

    Music is a powerful tool to be harnessed at any age. Early childhood (from birth through age 8) educators will learn how to engage students in observation, discussion, and play through music.

  • Jan. 14
    Saturday 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    MIMkids Musical Adventures

    $12 each or 3 for $30

    Pick up your MIMkids Passport and embark on a musical journey with MIMkids Musical Adventures, an educational program designed for kids aged 6–10. This session will focus on Latin jazz and participants will make bongos.