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Let's Go to Music School!
Airdate Tuesday, April 21, 2015 (UK)
Friday, August 9, 2019 (US)
Season 8
Episode 16
20 (US airings)
Previous Dora and the Very Sleepy Bear
Next Outside US: Dora's Fairy Godmother Rescue

US airings: N/A

Let's Go to Music School! is the 16th episode (20th in US airings) of Dora the Explorer from Season 8. It’s the last episode of the series to air in the US.



Dora, Emma, and Kate help Gus the Bus take all of the instruments to the children at Music School. The girls taught the Big Red Chicken how to play, and Swiper tried to steal the stuff but he failed. Finaly, the girls went to music school and met with their friends Naiya and Alana in time for the orchestra.


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Places in this episode

  1. Drum Mountain
  2. Parade Bridge
  3. Music School


  • Going to the Music School


  • This episode aired on the same day Dora and the Lost City of Gold was released in theaters.
  • This episode may be considered a "pilot" of Dora and Friends: Into the City!, or a flashback.
  • Dora doesn’t sing the Travel Song in this episode, never without Boots or with her other friends. She instead sings "Going to the Music School" with Kate and Emma.
  • IsaTico and Boots don’t appear in this episode.
  • Swiper appears in a piano disguise for the second time, the first time it happened in Dora, La Música.
  • After passing Drum Mountain, the Fiesta Trio play their fanfare on conga drums instead of their actual instruments.
  • This is the last episode in which the "We Did It" song has different instrumentals, the first two being Dora's Moonlight Adventure and Dora and the Very Sleepy Bear, as the class plays the song with their instruments while Dora, Emma and Kate sing it. However, in La Maestra de Música, the class dance along to it instead.
  • This is the final episode to air in the US. This is also the series finale.
  • Kate is voiced by Sofia Singer in this episode. Whereas in Dora Saves the Crystal Kingdom, she was voiced by Cassady Leonard.
  • This is the final appearance of Dora's Season 7-8 base outfit.


  • In one scene at the school, Alana's eye color is the same as Dora's.
Dora the Explorer Season 8
Dora and Perrito to the Rescue! | Puppies Galore | Catch That Shape Train | Kittens in Mittens | Dora's Great Roller Skate Adventure | Verde's Birthday Party | Dora & Sparky's Riding Adventure | Dora's Rainforest Talent Show | Dora & Diego in the Time of Dinosaurs | Dora's Ice Skating Spectacular | Riding the Roller Coaster Rocks | Dora In Wonderland | Dora's Museum Sleepover Adventure | Dora's Super Soccer Showdown | Dora Saves Fairytale Land | Dora's Night Light Adventure | Dora's Fairy Godmother Rescue | Dora's Animalito Adventure | Dora and the Very Sleepy Bear | Let's Go to Music School