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Summer at The Punk Rock Museum

When it opened just over a year ago in Las Vegas, The Punk Rock Museum became home to the world’s most expansive collection of punk rock artifacts, fliers, photos, clothing, instruments, handwritten lyrics and more. In addition to offering a unique look at the last 45-plus years of punk rock, this summer the museum offers a wide array of exciting events, tour guides and more.

Guests of The Punk Rock Museum are taken on a journey to the beginnings of punk rock, through various countries and eras. At every corner, there is something to see and experience, from the jam room where visitors are welcome to pick up and play a guitar used by one of their favorite musicians to a replica of Social Distortion’s recording studio. Visitors can also say “I do” at the museum, grab a drink at The Triple Down bar or get the ultimate souvenir–a tattoo, right on site. Plus, bands are known to stop by the Pennywise Garage for an intimate performance.

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This summer, The Punk Rock Museum offers a range of events and specials.

Musician tour guides:

Matt Caughthran (Bronx) – June 28, June 29, June 30

Branden Steineckert (Damnage/Rancid) – June 28

Greg Hetson (Bad Religion/Circle Jerks) – July 5, July 6, July 7

Shane Told (Silverstein) – July 12, July 13, July 14

Riki Rachtman – July 19, July 20, July 21

Dan Canzonieri (Electric Frankenstein) – July 26, July 27, July 28

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On the first Sunday of every month, The Punk Rock Museum hosts free general admission for locals, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Starting in mid-June through Aug. 4, the museum presents Summer School programming included with a general admission ticket. While at the museum, guests can take part in a workshop, artist talk and/or Q&A with a different host every week. Guests ages 17 and under get a free general admission ticket with a paid guardian; additional youth tickets (under 17) are $15 with a guardian during Summer Schoool.

Come July 21, Tish and Snooky Bellomo of Manic Panic–known for its hair dyes, glam cosmetics and rock ‘n roll lifestyle–host a book signing of Manic Panic Living in Color A Rebellious Guide to Hair Color and Life, an artifact pop-up and an interactive Q&A with a slide presentation. The event will take place at the gallery upstairs at The Punk Rock Museum.

General admission tickets are $39 per adult. The museum is open Monday to Friday, noon to 8 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

For more information on The Punk Rock Museum and its summer programming and events, visit www.thepunkrockmuseum.com.

1422 Western Ave.
Las Vegas, NV 89102

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