News & Updates
A Brand New Live Music Experience
In celebration of our one year anniversary, we will be expanding to offer customers a brand new live music experience as we transition into our new space downstairs, formerly known as the Revelry Room! Concerts in the museum will still be scheduled regularly and accessed through our calendar.
Fender Sparkle Guitars
Our newest Green Room exhibit will be opening on 3/31/2018 for our one-year anniversary celebration! In addition to this amazing new exhibit, our wonderful friend, Paul Childers will be honoring Eric Clapton on the Songbirds North Stage that evening.
The History of the Les Paul
Let music history unfold before your eyes through our Green Room display of the iconic partnership between Gibson and Les Paul. Les’ musical popularity in the early 50’s matched well with the evolving guitar manufacturer and they were set for success. This exhibit showcases the history of the instruments, photos, memorabilia, and more.
Only Included in the VIP Experience
A Collection of Timeless Guitars
Welcome to Songbirds, a music-oriented, pop culture experience for the whole family. Explore our collection of rare, vintage guitars like no other on Earth. Experience American history in a new and unique environment through the Songbirds Guitars extensive anthology of permanent and revolving exhibits on the campus of the world-famous Chattanooga Choo Choo.
In The News
The Songbirds Foundation shares the transformative experience of music with the Chattanooga area by delivering educational programming, preserving music history, hosting enriching events, and providing concrete resources to emerging artists. This year 425 students will join the program through a new partnership within the school system.