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Taylor Guitars

1980 Gillespie Way, El Cajon, CA 92020-1096
+1 619-258-1207
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A fun place to visit

The tours at Taylor Guitars is an excellent one. It is quite an eye opener to see how they... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Harry D
Loved visiting Taylor on a 2017 trip; later bought a new $3200 guitar, Taylor won't fix major defect!!

A great early 2017 trip back to CA. I thoroughly enjoyed seeing the Taylor process, firsthand and... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
Brian K
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1980 Gillespie Way, El Cajon, CA 92020-1096
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tours at Taylor Guitars is an excellent one. It is quite an eye opener to see how they manufacture guitars. I have gone several times because it is very interesting.

Thank Harry D
Reviewed 9 January 2018

A great early 2017 trip back to CA. I thoroughly enjoyed seeing the Taylor process, firsthand and especially playing different guitar models. I had been wanting a Taylor a long time, and finally, a few months later, I bought a maple 612ce. The bottom line...More

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Ive loved Taylor Guitars for a while ( Hope to acquire a T5 sometime soon ! ) This tour ( a good three hours long ) describes in great detail the build process of taylor guitars ... from the origin of the wood used in...More

Thank Doug G
Reviewed 19 December 2017

This is a must do for musicians, especially guitarist's. Taylor makes a superb quality product and the tour is very informative and the guides are willing to answer all questions.

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Taylor guitars - a simple minded company - their hiring process and screening is the worst I have ever experienced - They really need to take a close look at their hiring practices and get with the 21st century.

Thank robertcE1089VB
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Taylor Guitar offers free tours on weekdays. Call them to reserve your spot. It is a wonderful chance to see how these instruments are made. At the end of the tour you can try out the many instruments Taylor makes. Definitely a great thing to...More

Thank Ellie A
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Quality guitars from a top notch home grown company. These folks are so invested in the community and our future that they have a guitar building program in one of the local high schools.

Thank jlwitaly
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The staff at Taylor Guitar are knowledgeable & passionate about their guitars. While I knew a little about Taylor prior to this visit, I now know much more & was greatly impressed by the production & passion shown throughout the buildings. Thank you Taylor Guitars!

Thank Baja001
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went on the tour and loved it. The factory is only about 20-25 minutes from the Gaslamp district where we were staying. An employee gives the tour, and I liked that it was an IT employee doing it. Asking him, they...More

Thank lschanilec
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Took my music loving husband here for a tour and loved the experience as much as he did! So interesting to see how these beautiful guitars are made and the quality and care that goes in to each instrument!

Thank EEC6
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leadgtrn
21 March 2017|
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Response from Lynn d | Reviewed this property |
I do not work at the factory so you should call them directly.
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