Studio Bell, is the home of the Canadian National Music Centre. Visitors can explore five floors of exhibitions that tell the story of music in Canada and celebrate music icons at the Canadian Hall of Fame. Current inductees in to the Hall of Fame include:

Joni Mitchell

Neil Young

Gordon Lightfoot

The Guess Who

The Band

Leonard Cohen

Buffy Sainte-Marie


Bruce Cockburn

David Clayton-Thomas

Denny Doherty

John Kay

Bare Naked Ladies

Sarah McLachlan

Burton Cummings

Alanis Morissette

Bachman-Turner Overdrive


Guests can use their interactive instrument installations and sing along in their vocal booths.

Tours are offered daily (Wednesday – Sunday) at 11:00 am, 12:30 pm and 2:00 pm. After you arrive, you will want to go to the drop in zone. First come first served. Make sure to wear some comfortable shoes. Following the 2:00 pm tour there is a live demonstration of their Kimball Theatre Organ (Wednesday – Sunday) at 3:00 pm.

Group tours are available. Please make reservations with them at least two weeks in advance of your expected arrival.

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.

Wednesday to Sunday – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Studio Bell is closed for the following holidays: Boxing Day, New Years’ Day, Good Friday, Remembrance Day and Christmas Day.

Studio Bell
850 4 Street SE
Calgary, AB T2G 1R1
(403) 543-5115

Studio Bell