Museums

Nationaal Museum van Speelklok tot Pierement

The most musical museum in the Netherlands

A former church in the Dutch city of Utrecht houses a living collection of mechanical music. Carillon clocks, musical boxes, pianolas, belly organs, orchestrions, as well as full-size street-, fairground- and dance hall organs are all on show. A tour of this unique museum tells the story of automated musical instruments through the ages.

Steenweg 6351 JP Utrecht Tel. +31 (0)30 231 27 89 Fax +31 (0)30 232 22 85 Post@museumspeelklok.nl

Opening Times Tuesday through Sunday and Public Holidays from 10am to 5pm. Closed: Mondays, January 1st, Queensday (April 30th), December 25th.

www.museumspeelklok.nl/speelklok/uk/

Pianola Museum Amsterdam

The Pianola Museum is located in the Jordaan, a 17th century quarter of Amsterdam, west of the old town centre. It is one of the smallest museums in the city.

The museum has a collection of automatic pianos and related objects. There are nearly 20.000 music rolls in the museum archive. Nearly all of them can be played on the different instruments in the museum. The visitor will be informed about the history and the technique of the instruments. The attention however will always be focused on the music.

Opening hours: Every Sunday from 2pm to 5pm.Group visits by appointment, daily: Tel.: +31 20 6279624 Every month (except July/August) there are concerts in the museum, in which different aspects of the pianola music are presented.

www.pianola.nl

Revelstoke Nickelodeon Museum

The Revelstoke Nickelodeon Museum is Canada's only mechanical music museum! Enjoy a one hour guided tour of our mechanical musical instruments, encompassing Victorian musical boxes, player pianos, player reed and pipe organs.

www.revelstokenickelodeon.com

Revelstoke Nickelodeon Museum
111 First Street West
Revelstoke BC Canada V0E 2S0
Phone/Fax: (250)837-5250
mechmusic@aol.com

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Music House Museum
DeBence Antique Music World
Keith Harding's World of Mechanical Music
Musical Box Museum
Musical Wonder House
Nethercutt Collection
Nederlands Boekorgel Centrum
Musical Museum
Paul Corin's Magnificent Music Machines
St. Albans Organ Museum

 
 
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