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Dover, Delaware

Johnson Victrola Museum

Explore the history of the Victrola and the art of early sound recording.

Named after E.R. Johnson, founder of the Victrola Talking Machine Company and native son of Delaware, the Johnson Victrola Museum celebrates the history and innovation of early sound recording with an awe-inspiring collection of victrolas and "talking machines" from the early 20th century.

Join us on Obscura Day for a very special tour of the museum's carefully curated collection of phonographs, memorabilia, and recordings.

This event is free, but donations to the museum are encouraged.
Capacity is limited; RSVP required!



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