The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

1100 Rock and Roll Blvd (at Erieside Ave), Cleveland, OH 44114, United States
Hours:
Closed until 10:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Tue, Thu–Fri, Sun
    • 10:00 AM–5:30 PM
  • Wed, Sat
    • 10:00 AM–9:00 PM
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)

We are the world's only museum dedicated to rock and roll - the foremost cultural movement of our time.

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  • HISTORY

    The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame was created in 1983. Cleveland was chosen for the location because of disc jockey Alan Freed, who was known for promoting the new genre called “Rock and Roll.”

    HISTORY · July 19, 2010
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  • People

    It's the VIP room every musician wants to get into. This music mecca boasts a remarkable roster of icons, whose costumes (like MJ's glove), handwritten lyrics and other relics are displayed.

    People · February 14, 2011
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  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

    We are the world's only museum devoted to rock and roll: the foremost cultural movement of our time. Read more

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  • Leigh S.

    Go to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum and see the clothing, instruments, pictures, hand written lyrics and other special exhibits that shaped Rock and Roll's history.

    Leigh Sanders · October 14, 2009
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  • Jeff R.

    Reserve most of your time for the first floor, don't rush through it! The rest of the floors are interesting, but first is definitely the best!

    Jeff Riggs · July 30, 2010
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  • @dlayphoto

    If you're planning on going more than once, consider getting a Membership. Most of the Membership Fee is tax deductible, and pays for itself quickly. It's also great to have when out-of-towners visit!

    @dlayphoto · March 4, 2010
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  • Hard Rock

    In 1995, the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame opened its permanent home, after going without since its inception in 1983. Archiving and preserving music history for nearly 30 years, the Hall is a treasure.

    Hard Rock · June 11, 2011
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  • Discover Ohio

    New exhibits, new programs, live performances and of course, the world's largest single collection of rock and roll memorabilia.

    Discover Ohio · November 17, 2011
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  • Woody W.

    They don't let you take pictures once you're inside.

    Woody Wommack · August 8, 2010
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  • Sony

    Try to catch as much of the 25th Anniversary concert video as you can. If you are short on time, you can buy it on DVD. – Sony Music

    Sony · December 28, 2010
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  • Examiner.com

    Don't miss the interactive "Women Who Rock" exhibit running from May 13, 2011 - February 26, 2012. Rock on! Read more

    Examiner.com · February 8, 2011
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  • Perry Ellis

    People come from all over to visit this hotspot! Customers that tour this museum get a mix of music, fashion and architecture. Check in during your next visit.

    Perry Ellis · February 24, 2011
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  • Saxx B.

    There is a hiphop wall on the lower flr near the michael jackson glove...its small but amazing!! Don't miss it

    Saxx Booker · July 5, 2010
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  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

    The Rock Hall's Rolling Stones: 50 Years of Satisfaction exhibit opens May 24, 2013!

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  • Joe G.

    Check out the childhood drawings of Jimi Hendrix and the stage outfits of many artists.

    Joe Gauder · October 5, 2010
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  • @NickTheHouse

    Great lunch options available in the cafe.

    @NickTheHouse · February 21, 2011
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  • Mike D.

    I would recommend to anyone. It has a nice variety of rock for all generations to admire!

    Mike DiLavore · August 7, 2010
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  • Nicole C.

    Students get a discount (with ID). Tix $17

    Nicole C · July 29, 2010
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  • Terry

    Great place to visit

    Terry · July 21, 2010
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  • Todd

    Couples don't have their books or their movies, they have their SONGS. Your ticket to the Rock Hall gets you the ultimate music lovers experience AND the satisfaction of supporting our efforts to cele Read more

    Todd · March 30, 2010
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  • John B.

    Staff is very rude and tickets are overpriced. Not coming back again, not worth it. I can get more of my money's worth on Wikipedia and iTunes.

    John Bamber · August 19, 2010
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  • Jake S.

    If this is your first time, check out all of the 1st floor memorabilia. Be sure to return if one of your favorite artists is the featured exhibit; the museum does a great job on the features.

    Jake Smith · July 28, 2013
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  • Aikane 0.

    It is by far an experience one shouldn't miss. It was a bucket list item I would do again....

    Aikane 01 · June 26, 2013
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  • Soul Train

    You're sure to find Soul Train veterans honored here including Ike & Tina Turner, Stevie Wonder, Al Green and Aretha Franklin among many others.

    Soul Train · April 21, 2011
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  • Penina M.

    I enjoyed this museum of all the greats that we're fortunate to be inducted here. - Penina Mezei

    Penina Mezei · June 27, 2014
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  • Shayla M.

    Photos ARE allowed inside. Flash photographs & video NOT permitted.

    Shayla Marvin · June 1, 2013
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  • Discover Ohio

    The 150,000 square-foot museum features 7 floors, 4 theaters for films, special events and free public programs and ever-changing exhibits - plus, you can even rent the Rock Hall for a special event.

    Discover Ohio · May 7, 2013
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  • Gabby

    Roots of Hip Hop educational program is very engaging and informative for students and chaperones.

    Gabby · February 27, 2013
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  • Marine Corps

    Marines are everywhere – even in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The Everly Brothers were one of the first 10 artists inducted into the HOF, and they proudly served as Marines in the mid-1960s.

    Marine Corps · January 17, 2012
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  • Sascha K.

    Food is below average Museum standards.....no service what so ever. Get a good bite before or afterwards

    Sascha Kuhlmann · May 5, 2011
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  • Bob S.

    If you are a music lover of any style not just rock and roll you need to do this at least once. Things from Michael Jackson's Thriller jacket to alot of handwritten lyrics and a tons of other stuff.

    Bob Shaw · January 18, 2011
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  • Matthew K.

    Pretty interesting except the Britney Spears costume display, sorry, she's not Rock N' Roll.

    Matthew Kuzava · August 31, 2010
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  • Stephanie 🐰

    Very nice collection of posters, especially psychadelic ones. There's a few from very famous graphic artists such as Wes Wilson famous for his poster for the Byrds. A must see for graphic designers.

    Stephanie 🐰 · May 20, 2010
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  • adam o.

    Ask to see the Lettercamp exhibit.

    adam oconnor · April 28, 2010
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  • alethea p.

    Worth every penny!!!!!!!

    alethea perez · February 14, 2010
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  • Steve P.

    Wicked fun! I great look at the history of music, and they usually have a spotlight artist or exhibit!

    Steve P · January 13, 2010
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  • Elizabeth

    A must see for any music fan, The Rock Hall is currently featuring a Jeff Buckley exhibit. Items on loan from his estate include:wool coat, jodhpurs, white V-neck T-shirt & handwritten lyrics & poems. Read more

    Elizabeth · November 20, 2009
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  • Linda C.

    amazing!!! we went for the rolling stones 50th anniversary exhibition! truely amazing! the rock hall was awesome!

    Linda Cingrana · November 5, 2013
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  • Rob "Gringobaby" M.

    I know its only Rock and Roll, but I like it !!!

    Rob "Gringobaby" Meekins · June 9, 2013
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  • Rob

    Great place to kill sometime; even if you don't want to drop $20 to get in, you can still see displayes and there is a really cool park behind the muesum! Right on the lake!

    Rob · September 29, 2012
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  • Betsy H.

    The women who rock exhibit is incredible! its a must see! Don't miss it!!!!

    Betsy H · May 19, 2011
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  • Stewart M.

    Definitely a must-do. Being from Austin, it was especially nice to see an entire exhibit on Austin City Limits.

    Stewart Myrick · August 5, 2010
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  • Joe M.

    No cameras

    Joe Militello · July 17, 2010
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  • Jarrod G.

    Give yourself at least 2 hours to go thru!! It's awesome though :)

    Jarrod Grimm · May 19, 2014
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  • Chris A.

    Be sure to take advantage of the coat check in winter. It's free and really let's you wander around comfortably!

    Chris Arnett · November 24, 2013
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  • Erik C.

    Amazing museum even if your not a fan of rock and roll. It set up in a way where you see everything. 6 floors of fun history info and memorabilia. The staff is very enthusiastic. 22 a person.

    Erik Cintron · September 13, 2013
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  • Tina W.

    Awesome! Need minimum of 4 hours. Gift shop is also a huge music store (remember those!) with vinyl. Got Devo's Freedom of Choice album (new pressing but still).

    Tina Wunderlich · September 7, 2013
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  • Karen F.

    Well worth the admission and the 6 hour drive from Chicago. Just remember take all the pic you want but NO FLASH!!!!!!!

    Karen Forbes Villanueva · July 29, 2013
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  • Christy S.

    Cool place :) You can take pics inside, just no flash allowed.

    Christy Spurlock · June 29, 2013
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  • Kendal

    The inductees film is rather long, but totally worth the time. One of the best parts of the museum.

    Kendal · April 9, 2013
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