Memory Care, Music, and Senior Wellness

MIM’s life-enrichment programs tap into the powerful effects of the healing power of music for people experiencing age-related memory loss. The creative aging series reduces stress and stimulates memories and emotions. These unique programs feature guided gallery tours and music-making workshops at MIM.

Supported by The Moca Fund and the Rusty & Mary Jane Poepl Foundation

Upcoming Sessions

Memory Care and Music
Creative Aging Series

MIM’s Memory Care and Music life-enrichment series is designed for people with memory loss to enhance their memory skills in the company of friends and family. The series harnesses the powerful benefits of music making to promote emotional and physical wellness. Join us to explore the world through music while socializing and engaging with others.

Each session includes a 45-minute gallery tour led by a MIM museum guide followed by a 45-minute music-making workshop facilitated by a board-certified music therapist. Throughout each session, participants will interact and have a fun-filled musical experience.

Session Dates and Gallery Focus

September 13  |  Artist, Mechanical, and Orientation Galleries

October 11  |  Latin America Gallery

November 8  |  United States / Canada Gallery

December 6  |  Europe Gallery

All sessions meet 1–3 p.m. Includes break times.

$25 per person, or $48 per person for two sessions

If you have questions, contact or 480.478.6031.

Book Your Tour

For more information, contact MIM’s Group Sales Specialist at 480.478.6031 or

Senior Wellness Video Collections

Visit some of MIM’s most popular exhibits with museum curators, and have fun moving and making music through activities specially created for these videos by the Arizona State University Music Therapy program!