TRAVELING EXHIBIT - GUITAR: The Instrument that Rocked The World - Ends Sunday, May 8
The science of sound
Encounter the history of the world’s popular musical instrument. Experience diverse genres of music and discover the science of pitch and tone. Find out how the selection of different materials and strings, fused with electromagnetism and amplification, create this elaborate device that has revolutionized music. Examine more than 100 historical artifacts, including nearly 60 guitars, that immerse you in the heart of music. Even play a Guinness Record-breaking 44-foot-long guitar!
GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked The World is a Touring Exhibition of The National GUITAR Museum.
Produce a string of memories with guitar and music-related special events all spring long!
Be sure to visit our featured partner, The Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum, and the exhibit The Electric Guitar - Wichita's Instrument.
Thank You Program and Venue Partners
Kansas Bluegrass Association
School of Rock Wichita
Tallgrass Film Association
Wichita Blues Society
Wichita Guitar Society
Wichita Jazz Festival
Wichita State University School of Music