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Rhythm! Discovery Center

110 W Washington St Ste A, Suite A, Indianapolis, IN 46204-3423
+1 317-275-9030
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We took our family group of twelve to the Rhythm Discovery Center on our reunion week. The center... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ADolores
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Musician with some time available

I am a musician so rhythm and percussion are a deep part of my being. I did enjoy understanding... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ski&brew
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The Rhythm! Discovery Center is the world's foremost interactive drum and percussion museum providing innovative programs; interactive, standards-based educational exhibits and artist performances. Drawing upon cultures from around the world, the...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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110 W Washington St Ste A, Suite A, Indianapolis, IN 46204-3423
Downtown Indianapolis
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+1 317-275-9030
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took our family group of twelve to the Rhythm Discovery Center on our reunion week. The center was interesting and our group composed of folks from age 70 to 3 enjoyed themselves. We participated in a drumming circle and played lots of instruments. However...More

Thank ADolores
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a musician so rhythm and percussion are a deep part of my being. I did enjoy understanding what the museum had. I think they did an OK job with explanations but not really a scholar level of text. The cymbal display was interesting...More

Thank ski&brew
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had an unscheduled afternoon in town and found this on tripadvisor. Did not disappoint! We had a great time learning and playing. Recommend.

Thank Debra S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this on a website for unique hidden gems of Indianapolis. So glad I took the kids. We had a lot of fun! Right in downtown Indy, great place to add to your to do list for interesting spots to visit and experience.

Thank karalee1975
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Reviewed April 5, 2018

I took my son and granddaughter here quite by accident. We just stumbled on the place, but had a great time. Who knew that I could play the drums? I did so well that my kids bought me a set for retirement. There is so...More

Thank galongpi
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

If you have ever wanted to pretend to be a drummer for a day, or just like music history in general, this is the place for you! Not only full of great artifacts and visuals, but tons of playable percussion instruments, including a gong and...More

Thank Jonathan H
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

Took a field trip with a third grade class and will definitely take the rest of my family back. Lots of great info, interesting instruments, and a very interactive environment. Loved this place!

1  Thank Valerie R
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Reviewed December 6, 2017

They are in the process of updating this hidden gem in Indy. It is the premiere drum and rhythm museum and interactive playground. There are so many cool displays from famous drummers to play areas for kids and adults to bang a gong or big...More

1  Thank conradusa
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Reviewed November 12, 2017

Lots of percussion instruments to see, plus a small area where you can play around in a soundproof "practice" room. The kids will love it - just make sure you are ready to hear a lot of banging and clanging! This is not a huge...More

Thank Maria T
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Reviewed October 14, 2017

My toddler loved it. We stayed at the Embassy Suites next door, so walked over and spent an hour before closing time one day.

Thank SarahBoehm
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Response from Ken M | Reviewed this property |
No free parking, but the garage for the Circle Center Mall has reasonable rates, and is very convenient. The walk from the garage, throught the Circle Center Mall and Arts Garden to the Rhythm Center is all enclosed for any... More
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