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National Music Centre Debuts Exhibition Commemorating 60th Anniversary of The Beatles’ Arrival in Canada

Toronto, ON – Prepare to journey back in time to the era of Beatlemania as the National Music Centre (NMC) in Calgary announces the launch of a captivating new exhibition, From Me to You: The Beatles in Canada 1964-1966. Commemorating the 60th anniversary of The Beatles’ arrival in Canada, the exhibition promises a nostalgic tribute to the band’s transformative impact on Canadian music history.

Opening its doors on July 10, 2024, and running until January 5, 2025, this immersive showcase at Studio Bell will transport visitors to a pivotal moment in Canadian cultural history. Curated with rare photographs, memorabilia, and audiovisual treasures, the exhibition vividly captures the electrifying fervor of Beatlemania that swept across the nation in the 1960s.

Music historian Piers Hemmingsen, renowned for his authoritative work on The Beatles, has lent his expertise to the exhibition, providing insight into the band’s early years and their profound influence on Canada’s music scene. Hemmingsen’s contributions, alongside a wealth of artifacts loaned to NMC, ensure an authentic and comprehensive portrayal of The Beatles’ impact on Canadian culture.

From their legendary performances in Vancouver, Toronto, and Montreal, where the cacophony of screaming fans nearly drowned out the music, to the lasting imprint on pop culture, From Me to You chronicles The Beatles’ journey through Canada with unparalleled depth and detail. Each artifact tells a story of the Fab Four’s rise to global stardom and their enduring legacy in Canadian music history.

Andrew Mosker, President and CEO of the National Music Centre, expressed his excitement about the exhibition, stating, “From Me to You: The Beatles in Canada 1964-1966 offers a unique opportunity for visitors to relive the excitement of Beatlemania. This exhibition is a testament to the band’s enduring influence after landing in North America 60 years ago.”

For Beatles enthusiasts and music lovers alike, From Me to You promises an unforgettable journey through a defining chapter in Canadian music history. Don’t miss your chance to experience the magic of The Beatles’ arrival in Canada at Studio Bell. Plan your visit today and immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of Beatlemania.

For more information on hours and admission, visit Studio Bell’s official website at

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