Music America exhibit debuts at the LBJ Presidential Library and is on display from February 17 - August 11, 2024. This new exhibit features more than 100 iconic objects from America's music history. The LBJ Presidential Library and the Bruce Springsteen Archives & Center for American Music invite you to explore the exhibit "Music America: Iconic Objects from America's Music History," on display at the LBJ Library.
The Library is open daily from 9 – 5. Last visitor admitted at 4 pm.
"Music America" features instruments, hand-written original lyrics, books, photographs, costumes and other objects from major artists performing in all walks of American music in different decades and tells the story of those artists who contributed to it. Visitors will be able to see artifacts from Texas artists Buddy Holly, Janis Joplin, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Willie Nelson as well as national performers B.B. King, Billie Holiday, Bob Dylan, Carlos Santana, Ella Fitzgerald, Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Jimi Hendrix, Johnny Cash, Lead Belly, Sam Cooke, Whitney Houston, and more.
"Music America" is curated by the Bruce Springsteen Archives & Center for American Music in association with the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, New Orleans Jazz Museum, Hard Rock International and other institutions nationwide.View Map