Museum of Making Music 5790 Armada Dr, Carlsbad, CA92008 The Museum of Making Music focuses on the history of instruments and takes you through the turn of the century to modern…More day. The majority of the instruments displayed at the museum are on loan and some have been donated. The Museum of Making Music has special exhibits and an interactive room where you can try different instruments like the drums or electric guitar. Displays are well-lit and interesting. You can listen to music clips at the different displays. There is also a gift shop.