Guitar Emporium opened its doors in the Seattle Area in 1990. After 21 years in the same location, Guitar Emporium moved out of it's Brick and Mortar store in the Ballard neighborhood of Seattle, to become an online only retail outlet.
Still, our commitment to the customer remains the same. That is to select the best instrument and/or accompanying product(s) to enhance your playing experience. Buying a quality guitar such as the instruments featured on these pages, is an incredibly personal expereince. Our belief is this process should be a partnership between you the player and us, with the ultimate goal your complete happiness in your purchase. With over 20 years of selling fine instruments such as these pictured here, we will assist you in weighing the importance and priority of a guitar's tonewoods and materials and it's various features, while taking in to consideration your stated preferences as a player. In short tell us what you are looking for, we'll lend you our experienced ear.