Open today 10:00 a.m. ‐ 5:00 p.m.
General Admission



Admission to Studio Bell will be at a pay-what-you-can* option with a suggested rate of $15 per entry. Any amount, big or small, supports NMC's charitable efforts. Leave an amount that is equal to your experience and help us bring you more programs and offerings that amplify the power of music.

*Payments of less than $10 will require the purchaser to visit the front desk in-person.


Regular hours
Monday to Wednesday: Closed
Thursday to Sunday: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Holiday hours
Canada Day (July 1): 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Stampede Week (July 7-17): 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Tickets valid for all-day entry. Last entry is at 3:30 pm.

Studio Bell is open for Canada Day on July 1! Explore Canada’s music story with new exhibitions, family-friendly activities, and pop-up performances. Beat the line and book your tickets in advance.

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National Music Centre registered charity with programs that include exhibitions, artist development, performance, and education, that are inspiring a new generation of music lovers.

Your donation directly shapes the sounds of our future by providing music education programs, world-class artist development programs, and one-of-a-kind opportunities for collaboration. Help build a stronger, more vibrant Calgary for those who call this great city home and for all who visit.

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