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About Us

The British Music Experience is Britain's only interactive museum of popular music. Our mission is to advance the education and appreciation of the art, history, and science of music in Britain. Through combining cutting-edge audio-visual technology and a world-class archive of popular music with some of the most coveted music memorabilia of all time, the British Music Experience is a must-see for any music fan.

The Museum is dedicated to the following objectives:

  • To advance the education objectives of the public in the history, science and culture of British Popular music from its origins to the present day.
  • Presentation of interactive learning displays and exhibitions, public events and concerts.
  • Acquisition, preservation, maintenance and exhibition of artistic works, instruments, papers, interviews or artefacts.
  • Provision of research, sound recording, performance, and archiving facilities.



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Mon to Sun from 11am to 7.30pm
(Last entry is at 6.30pm)

We're open everyday except 24, 25, 26, 31 Dec and 1 Jan.

Planned closures

The museum will be closed  all day on 27 April


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