Dangerous Decibels Exhibit

Learn about loud sounds in this virtual exhibit with games, demonstrations and activities that will answer three important questions

  • What are the sources of dangerous sounds?
  • What are the effects of listening to dangerous sounds?
  • How do I protect myself from dangerous sounds?


To play this on your computer, you will need the following:

  • Macromedia Flash and Macromedia Shockwave Plug-ins
  • Internet access
Virtual Exhibit

Special Thanks

to Dangerous Decibels (www.dangerousdecibels.org) for creating these materials and making them available for use. The Dangerous Decibels Virtual Exhibit is based on the Dangerous Decibels Exhibit at the Oregon Museum of Industry in Portland, Oregon.