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EMP Museum

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EMP Museum

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EMP is Seattle’s tribute museum to the history of Northwest music, from Jimi Hendrix to Nirvana. But it’s much more than that. Celebrating pop culture and science fiction, the exhibition space is wrapped inside Frank Gehry’s fluid, shiny temple to the creative arts. Play in your own virtual rock band while learning about the region’s rich rock legacy, or geek out in the Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame. In the Venn diagram of 20th-century creativity, this is where Isaac Asimov meets Kurt Cobain.

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EMP Museum says
Housed in a 140,000 square foot Frank O. Gehry designed building, EMP includes multiple innovative galleries; an interactive Sound Lab; Sky Church—a concert venue with state-of-the-art sound and lighting that houses the largest indoor LED screen in the world; and a significant historic music collection of approximately 140,000 objects, including 80% of all musical output produced in the Northwest during the last century.
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Venue name: EMP Museum
Address: 325 5th Ave N
Opening hours: 10:00AM to 5:00PM daily
Price: $$ (10-30)
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