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Musical Landmarks

Places important to the history of music in America.


Academy of Music

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19102
Opened in 1857, the building is the oldest grand opera house in America used for its original purpose. It is the home of the Pennsylvania Ballet and the Philadelphia Opera Company.


Carnegie Hall

New York, New York, 10019
Carnegie Hall is named after Andrew Carnegie, who paid for its construction. It was intended as a venue for the Oratorio Society of New York and the New York Symphony Society, on whose boards Carnegie served.


Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum

Tupelo, Lee County, Mississippi, 38804
The Elvis Presley Birthplace is a historic museum site dedicated to the preservation of the birthplace of American musician Elvis Presley, as well as listed on the Mississippi Blues Trail.


Fillmore Theater

Miami Beach, Miami-Dade County, Florida, 33139
Originally known as the Miami Beach Auditorium, the 2700-seat Fillmore Jackie Gleason Theater offers a year-round season of Broadway shows, concerts and dance performance!


French Quarter

New Orleans, Louisiana
The French Quarter is the oldest and most famous neighborhood in New Orleans, Louisiana. Many of the buildings date from before New Orleans became part of the United States. New Orlean's Mardi Gras celebration is centered here.


Mann Music Center for the Performing Arts

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19131
Originally founded as the summer home of the Philadelphia Orchestra, The Mann Center is the only outdoor cultural arts venue in the Philadelphia region and one of the largest of its kind in the nation.


National Music Museum

Vermillion, South Dakota, 57069
The National Music Museum is a musical instrument museum in Vermillion, South Dakota. It was founded in 1973 on the campus of the University of South Dakota. The NMM is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.

Top 8 Most Popular Musical Landmarks Landmarks

  1. French Quarter
  2. Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum
  3. Academy of Music
  4. National Music Museum
  5. Fillmore Theater
  6. Carnegie Hall
  7. Country Music Hall of Fame Museum
  8. Mann Music Center for the Performing Arts