EXHIBIT AT A GLANCE
Play a variety of real instruments like electric guitars, synthesizers, drums & more
Enjoy a historic overview of the history of rock throughout the ages.
Starting at 5,000 square feet
Exhibit ships in two 53’ dry vans
Get some Rock 'n' Roll pumping through your veins!
ABOUT ROCK U: THE INSTITUTE OF ROCK 'N' ROLL
Rock U takes interactivity...and cranks it up to eleven, featuring stations and displays you won’t find anywhere else. Your guests can find their inner rock star with electric guitars, drums and percussion they can actually play! At Rock U everyone is the master of their own show, and everyone is a star.
Unique photo opportunities
Rock and radio history
Original Rock photography
Fun, challenging interactives
...and much more.
ROCK U TOWER *
The centerpiece of Rock U with percussion instruments surrounding its base
BRITISH INVASION CABINET *
Learn about the British Invasion and its influence on American music and pop culture
CAN YOU FEEL IT?/ELECTRONICA *
Try out a variety of bizarre and unusual instruments like a theramin or create your own jam using an array of tablets
HOW WE LISTEN *
See all of the different ways we’ve listened to music over the past 50 years
Can you answer questions about classic rock, iconic bands, and old school rock ‘n’ roll?
ROCK THROUGH THE DECADES *
Listen to popular music from each decade of rock starting at the 1950s
ICONIC ITEMS *
Check out a collection of rock memorabilia from some of the most memorable rock n roll artists
A collection of historic photographs from notable photographers
Showcases concerts and famous moments in rock concert history
DJ EXPERIENCE *
Take over the DJ booth and get the whole dance floor rocking! Don’t forget to add lighting effects!
BIG SPEAKER PHOTO OP
Strike a classic rock pose in front of our big speakers!
CREATE YOUR OWN ROCK POSTER *
A big hit with the younger crowds
A one-of-a-kind artistic sculpture created from vinyl records.
FOUNDERS OF ROCK
Learn about the founders of rock and roll and their contributions to the genre
Learn about surf rock and its impact on early rock genres
YAMAHA ELECTRONIC DRUM KITS *
Try and keep a beat on state of the art electronic drum kits
THE BIG PIANO EXPERIENCE *
Try out our larger than life walk-on piano
ENTRY SIGN DISPLAY
Artistic back-lit sign at the exhibit entrance designed to capture the imagination and attention of guests
ONE HIT WONDERS *
Remember those classic rock tunes created by mostly unknown artists of yesteryear
SONGS ABOUT PLACES *
Learn about the hidden places some rock songs were written about
SPEAKER WALL *
See how different types of speakers influence the sound of music in this interactive demonstration
GUITAR STATION *
Grab a guitar and live your inner rock star dreams
TABLET BAND *
The future of music is... on a tablet? Create your own rock band and play all day!