American Banjo Museum

American Banjo Museum
9 E Sheridan Ave
Oklahoma City
Phone: 405-604-2793
Fax: 405-601-1821

The American Banjo Museum houses the largest collection of banjos on public display in the world with interpretive displays that present the history of the banjo from its humble African roots through its heyday during the roaring '20s to its present day voice in bluegrass, folk, jazz and world music. As the nation’s only museum dedicated to America’s instrument, the American Banjo Museum seeks to preserve the banjo’s legacy and promote an appreciation of its history and heyday.

The American Banjo Museum is dedicated to presenting every chapter of the banjo’s story in a way that is clear and compelling. If you have not visited the American Banjo Museum, it needs to be on your to-do list. The American Banjo Museum’s mission is to preserve, promote and perform all things banjo.

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Discounts: Senior Discount
Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant, Credit Cards Accepted, Gift Shop, Meeting Space Available
Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Advance Group Reservations Required, Complimentary Attraction Passes for Guide/Driver, Group Rates Available, Meal Functions, Seating Capacity: 60
Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): I-35, I-40
Suitable for Ages: Adults (18+), Children (up to 12), Teens (13-18)
Tour Information: Group Tours, Self-guided tours
Sunday: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Closed New Year's Day, Easter, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas.
Adults: $8
Seniors (55+), Military & Students: $7
Children 5-17: $7
Children under 5: Free
Family: $15 While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the pricing listed above, prices are subject to change without notice.
From 1-35 N, merge onto I-235 N. Continue .3 miles to westbound Sheridan Ave exit (Exit 1C). Ramp becomes Sheridan Ave. Continue .6 miles to museum on right. From 1-35 S, continue on I-35 S/I-40 W until it merges to the right with I-235 N via Exit 126. Continue .3 miles to the westbound Sheridan Ave exit (Exit 1C). Ramp becomes Sheridan Ave. Continue .6 miles to museum on right.
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