This website is in the process of transitioning to: 

 Please check out the new website as it develops & 
 remember to add the new link to your browser favorites ! 
 We will continue to maintain this old site for some time as needed. 
 We thank you for staying in touch with our accordion web presence ! 

 ( content below is a mix of older & some newer info & links from the new website ) 

 ( this old website will likely expire on or before March 3rd, 2016 ) 

Welcome to...

**   Get  a quick "glimpse" of the accordion museum collection (click here) !  **

 E-mail: (emails usually checked weekly) 
Phone: (715) 395-ARTS (2787) - 1401 Belknap, Superior, WI, 54880 
 (Former church at intersection of Belknap & Hammond) 
 Click here for MAPS to help find us !  

helmi harrington
 A "Welcoming" Message from
Helmi Strahl Harrington, Ph.D., Curator

  Accordion Museum hours: 
 Open usually on "Saturday-Sunday-Monday from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM.  
 Other times are possible by appointment,
" ...most weeks of the year. 

We are usually closed on Tues-Wed-Thurs-Friday. 
  To be absolutely sure, please check ahead before coming !   

  Admission is charged. 
  If travelling from a distance, 
calling in advance is recommended ! 

   ( 715-395-2787 [ARTS] )  

 Lots of content & links here - please scroll down this page for more !

  Museum History        Instruments      Music & Files       AWAM Collections       Supportive Materials     

  Travelling Museum       Publications      Gift Shop       Seminars & Lectures       Donations & Support 

    Hanni Strahl Concert Hall       Accordion-Concertina Repair & Technicians' School  

   Accordion-Concertina Music Studios       Legendary Exhibits     Contact & Visit Info 

       Announcements !      

  The museum will be closed Nov 21 to Dec 5, and Dec 15 to Jan 9  
  Thanksgiving & Holiday Greetings 
  to everyone !  

   Please watch our websites ! or 
  for further information or any changes. 

Be sure to check out our interesting & informative Newsletters 
for news of what's happening and happened at the 
accordion museum and repair school !  
 Here are a few of only the most recent issues ! 

 August-September 2015 Newsletter (PDF) 
 June - July 2015 Newsletter
(PDF ) 
 2015 Willard "Bill" Palmer Celebration ! 

 ( More newsletters and articles are towards the bottom of this page ) 

 Our Online Flier ! (PDF) 

 Some of our other wonderful offerings !!  ( PDF ) 

  A Beautiful Setting for Weddings & Special Events ! (PDF) 
nd an ideal lecture, performance, or recital hall rental !  

 Popular new accordion books & materials are on sale ! 

 For a larger listing of many Harrington Products (PDF) 
 Includes... Scholarly Studies, Performance CDs, Repertory & Method Books, 
Diatonic Methods, Accordion-concertina Technicians' School Curriculum Materials,
ARTS Products, and Seminar & Workshop Notes ! 

 Music Books Indices  (PDF) 

 Click on the images below for more info on these special music book offerings ! (PDF) 




 Chemnitz instruction books are a new series with many songs and range from beginner level upwards ! 

 Ordering info and customer comments (click here - PDF) 

 Some Past Events ! 
   Check out  many wonderful past events listed here ! 

 A World of Accordions Newsletters & Articles...  
 Some of our periodic online publications ;-) ! 

 May - June 2015 ! (PDF)   March-April 2015 (PDF)     Jan-Feb 2015 (PDF) 

 2014 Willard "Bill" Palmer Celebration ! 

 2013 Willard "Bill" Palmer Celebration ! 
 2013 BBC-Scotland Tapes Program at A World of Accordions Museum !  

 Alex Meixner Band 2012 Concert Review ! (PDF)

  Tony Lovello June 2008 Concert Review ! (PDF)      September 2008 Newsletter (PDF)   

  August 2007 (PDF)     September 2007 (PDF)    CIA Award 2007 ! (PDF)    "Chance" concert review ! (PDF)  
 Article on Voice Of America website ! 
 Washington Becomes International Accordion Capital for One Week ( 2007 ) 
 Watch the VOA 2007 Report !
( 6MB - WMV format) 

  January 2006 (PDF)   May 2006 (PDF)   November 2006 (PDF) 

 A 2006 Events 30-second Movie Promo from 2006 ! ( 2.9MB - MOV ) 
  ( A past events promo - but still lots of fun to watch ! ;-) 

  February 2005 (PDF)  April 2005 (PDF)  June 2005 (PDF)   September 2005 (PDF)  

 Some more articles About Us ! 

    A World Of Accordions Museum wins GEMmy Award ! (PDF)  

  BECOME A DONOR & MEMBER ! (click here) 
Discounts usually for A World of Accordions Museum members !

 Click here for MAPS to help find us ! 
 1401 Belknap, Superior, WI  54880 

Tour the accordion museum for a nominal donation.  
Special arrangements can be made for group tours 
with/without mini-concerts and demonstrations !  

* Please note that we are otherwise open by appointment only !

Contact info:

E-mail: (emails usually checked weekly)

Phone: (715) 395-ARTS (2787)
1401 Belknap, Superior, WI, 54880
(Former church at intersection of Belknap & Hammond)

Affiliations is operated by...
Helmi Strahl Harrington, PhD (click for bio in PDF format).

  Helmi is a Grandma ;-)! 

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Cheryl Renae Harrington-Wrencher !
(click images to enlarge)

Links:  Harrington ARTS Center - A World Of Accordions Museum - Accordion Repair & Technicians' School - Accordion Concertina Music
Accordion Store (Gifts, Music, Instruments, Accessories)
- Contact
 American Accordionists' Association - WWW.ACCORDIONS.COM