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Martin Guitars

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Whether making guitars for god (Eric Clapton) or mortals, Martin Guitar does all 300 steps by hand.
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510 Sycamore St, Nazareth, PA 18064-1046
+1 800-633-2060
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The people are very nice and friendly, the tour is fantastic and on the factory tour, you really learn a lot about the skill, craftsmanship, and quality that goes into making these excellent guitars. You see the actual luthiers and artisans making the guitars. The...More

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 5 days ago

My friend and I were thrilled to find this hidden gem off the beaten path while touring Pennsylvania. The museum was full of guitars and other instruments throughout history with different artists and memorabilia. There are even guitars for people to play a tune on....More

Thank ppanther808
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great tour. My son and I are both guitar players and this tour was truly amazing. Could not believe all the guitars "in process". Thousands.

Thank William J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Date of Visit: Friday, Oct 26th, 2018 We stopped here because one of our party on our road trip loves Guitars, and we thought it would be fun for him to go. Turns out, it was fun for all of us. Martin is the maker...More

Thank RogueTrippers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This has got to be on the bucket list of many guitarists as well as other musicians who’ll enjoy the history involved and the variety of artifacts on display in the grand museum 👌 The Factory tour is FREE and is a wonderful insight into...More

Thank jimboSaundersfoot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have passed signs for the Martin Guitar Factory tour for years and finally decided to visit. It was a free, one hour factory tour, with a personable & knowledgeable guide. Tour groups were small with individual headsets. We saw the making...More

Thank karenmc90
Reviewed September 29, 2018

My Adult son has had a wide collection of Guitars and played in a band when he was younger. I had been to Martin before but hadn't taken the more extensive tour. Last year he invited me to go with him for the "Behind the...More

Thank fpaul4006
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Martin offers a free hour long tour of their factory. Everyone is issued headphones so that the tour guide can be easily heard over the noises of the factory. We arrived early to secure our tour reservations and spent an enjoyable hour or so in...More

Thank RedClayRambler
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Once we settled on visiting the Poconos, Martin guitar was my first choice places to visit and take the tour. A tour guide was great. He not only was a tour guide, he also works on the floor and what I believe was an informative...More

Thank Don B
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Went to visit the first guitar factory in USA, the C. F. Martin & CO in Nazareth, PA, and was able to leave with a Little Martin! It is incredible how passionate and dedicated everyone working there is to make sure each instrument is delivered...More

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July 19, 2017|
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Response from Kelly L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, kids are allowed! We took our 6 yr old daughter, 4 yr old son and, 10 month old son and everyone did good- our daughter was alittle tired of walking at the end so you might want to bring a stroller(which will fit... More
August 9, 2016|
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Response from 136dianew | Reviewed this property |
The Martin Guitar Tour section of the Visit PA website states that the facility is ADA Compliant. As I recall, most of the aisles would accommodate wheelchairs. It was evident that a lot of planning went into this beautiful... More
March 22, 2016|
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Response from Ms. Elizabeth C | Reviewed this property |
No, they tell you that on the tour. You have to buy through a dealer. In fact, when we went, every, yes every guitar in production had already been sold. And they DO NOT sell seconds. If they have one that does not meet... More