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1980 Gillespie Way, El Cajon, CA 92020-1096
+1 619-258-1207
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

For those aware that Robert (Bob) Taylor, creator of some of the finest acoustic guitars in world, chooses to manufacture these exquisite instruments locally in the city of El Cajon, CA. , I want you to know he is a stalwart community business leader. I...More

Thank uncleeddie51
Reviewed September 6, 2018

If you're into music, guitars or technology definitely a place you have to stop in East County San Diego. Taylor Guitars uses a lot of technology to produce some of the world's best guitars. The electric guitars as long as the Acoustics are great. The...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2018

I took the tour of this guitar making factory. Informative, not to long and very interesting. I learned all about the founder, making and impact Taylor guitars have in the world. Free tour i recommend it!

Thank Jason K
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Not sure if he best part was the tour or the guitar room where you are encouraged to play all of the models they make. We got there early after reading all of the reviews so we could play all the different models. They also...More

Thank mkweaver1
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Friendly guides let you appreciate the art of making guitars and the effort that Taylor goes to in making sure their guitars are made right. The tour gets you up close to the craftpeople doing the work and the equipment they use -- no catwalk...More

Thank mor734
Reviewed March 17, 2018

We were travelling from LA to Arizona and picked this tour to stop on purpose...we were well rewarded! I am not a musician but I appreciate artisans, crafts and processes when they are well explained and it certainly was. Next time I hope to bring...More

Thank Anonymous855
Reviewed January 24, 2018

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 January 9, 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

3  Thank Brian K
Reviewed December 25, 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

1  Thank Doug G
Reviewed December 18, 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.

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Response from 246lynnd | Reviewed this property |
I do not work at the factory so you should call them directly.