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Les Paul Guitar Grab Begins Again!

Tuesdays; September 9, 30, October 21, November 11, December 2; 6-6:50pm for children 12 and under, 7-7:50 for adults (13 years old and older)

Check out the full description on our Special Events webpage!

 New Hallway Exhibit Now Open!

Cemetery ExhibitThe museum is celebrating the 165th anniversary of Prairie Home Cemetery in Waukesha with a new exhibit.  Stop in and see Restful Repose!

 

 

Les Paul: The Wizard of Waukesha

Located in the historic downtown district of Waukesha, Wisconsin, the the hometown of famous music legend Les Paul. No other location in the world could be a better fit to present this tribute to Les Paul and create such a strong connection between Wisconsin and world-class talent.  See Les’ personal guitars, tribute jackets, recording equipment, trophies and awards, and much more!  Enjoy viewing Les perform throughout his career, including several clips with Mary Ford.  Play examples of his guitar inventions, and even touch Les Paul’s handprints!

 

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