Group Tours

Schedule a tour at the Rhythm! Discovery Center, Indianapolis’ best music education destination! Each tour is the perfect combination of education and entertainment through Rhythm!’s highly engaging and interactive exhibits. Rhythm! Discovery Center tours focus on hundreds of types of percussion instruments and the cultures who used them, combining music, social studies, science and fun! Guests plunge into exceptional sensory experiences, playing an eight-foot gong drum, seeing how sound travels on our Shimmer Wall  and creating music and rhythm with friends and family in a facilitated drum circle.

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About Group Tours

  • • One-hour experience featuring a guided tour, group drumming activity and time in the Interactive Area depending on group size. Group tours under thirty people are welcome to stay longer than one hour if time allows.

• Groups must have a minimum of 10 people and maximum of 50. When groups arrive at the museum, they may be divided into subgroups with a maximum of thirty students per group.

• Tours are offered Monday through Friday and Saturdays with start times between 10:30 am and 3:00 pm. Tours must be scheduled at least one week before your preferred tour date.

• Tours are customized to groups of any age and musical ability. If you are bringing a school group, feel free to let our Programs and Operations Manager know what your class has been working on and we will incorporate that in the tour when able.

• $6 admission fee per person

• In school groups, chaperons help to ensure a first-rate experience for all students. Rhythm! Discovery Center requires that the school provide one chaperone for every five students and will admit those chaperones at no additional cost. Additional chaperones  above the 1:5 ration are $6 per person.

• Rhythm! Discovery Center meets all Americans with Disabilities Act requirements for accesssibility. Please notify the Programs Manager prior to your tour for any special-needs requests.

To book your guided or self-guided tour:

Step 1

Call (317) 275-9030 and ask for our Programs Coordinator or email with:

• Your name

• Your phone number

• School name (if applicable)

• School address

• Group size and age

• Three potential dates for your tour listed from most to least preferred

• Any questions you have regarding school tours

Step 2

Once your date and time have been selected and confirmed, Rhythm! Discovery Center will email your reservation confirmation and pre-visit materials.

Reservations are required for all large groups visiting Rhythm! Discovery Center whether you are doing a guided or self-guided tour. If you have questions, please contact the Programs and Operations Coordinator at (317) 275-9030 or Coupons may not be applied to group tour rate.