|amenity = music_school|
|Music school, an educational institution specialized in the study, training, and research of music|
|Group: Education features|
|Used on these elements|
|Status: de facto|
|Tools for this tag|
The tag amenity=music_school is used to map a music school: an educational institution specialized in the study, training, and research of music. Such an institution can also be known as a school of music, music academy, music faculty, college of music, music department (of a larger institution), conservatory or conservatoire.
Public music schools are part of the stable cultural and educational offer in many places and may be operated by the government like other educational institutions. There are also private music schools which can have the same offer as public music schools or are limited to some part of musical education.
How to map?
With the tag operator:type=* you can specify if it is a public or private music school.
Tags to use in combination
- amenity=college - for an institute of Further Education that offers a certification or diploma in music (note that there is no known good way to note that it teaches specifically music).
- shop=music - for a shop which sells recorded music
- shop=musical_instrument - for a shop which sells musical instruments
Possible tagging mistakes
- For example, in Poland, children may go to music school in addition to standard primary or secondary education