John H Boner School in a Drum Circle


The Rhythm! Discovery Center is the world’s foremost percussion museum providing innovative programs; interactive, standards-based educational exhibits; and artist performances. Drawing upon cultures from around the world, the Center offers a unique, engaging experience to explore the universality of rhythm and percussion and its role in shaping communication, music, art, performance and society. Walking through the visually captivating exhibit rooms and performance venue, guests are invited to fulfill their dreams of being a percussionist.




Rhythm! Discovery Center welcomes you to make your own music and Find Your Rhythm!

Mission Statement:
Rhythm! Discovery Center is dedicated to advancing the understanding of percussion and its role in world cultures through interactive educational experiences.

Vision Statement:
The vision of Rhythm! Discovery Center is to be the premier institution for demonstration and interpretation of the percussive arts. The primary goal is to acquire, preserve and present a definitive percussion collection and archive for public display and scholarly research. The Center will serve to develop and offer innovative community-based programs, interactive educational exhibits and artistic performances.

Programming at Rhythm! Discovery Center