Discovery Place, Charlotte, NC – The Instrument That Rocked The World: Guitar

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My kids and I were invited to attend the premiere of Discovery Place’s GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked The World.

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It was so awesome and my kids had a fantastic time! P1050892

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The exhibit is great for all ages. There are over 60 guitars from all over the world on display, which really interests the parents…and then there are a ton of hands-on stations for the kids! A perfect combination!

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This is the world’s largest guitar – my kids had a blast playing it!

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Checking out the incredible 8 neck guitar!

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There was a whole section for trying out different types of guitars as well as other band instruments. My crew really liked this station!

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The cutest little Ukulele player I’ve ever seen if I do say so myself 🙂

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Testing their strength on the Guitar Scale

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The signs for the children’s hands-on stations were great and easy to read for young readers!

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There was even a fun craft station for making your own rubber band guitar. Since my daughter is so crafty she loved this station!

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We had such a great time checking out all of the guitars and hands-on stations! This is a FANTASTIC exhibit to take your kids to over summer break! Not only is the guitar exhibit really neat, the rest of the museum is amazing!! We spent over 5 hours at the museum the day we went – and we’ve been there several times before…so that just goes to show how AWESOME the museum is!

You can even plan to stay for lunch – bring your own meal or enjoy a delicious, organic selection in the café.

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Because this was a Media Release Premiere the news, radio and newspaper all interviewed my daughter and asked her what she thought about the exhibits. Such a neat experience for her!

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Radio interview

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TV interview

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Newspaper Article in the Charlotte Observer

Discovery Place Logo    is located at 301 Tryon St., Charlotte, NC. The Guitar exhibit will be on display from May 30-September 7, 2015.

(Disclosure: admission for my family and I was provided, however, all thoughts and comments are genuinely mine).

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