I'm glad Gibson was raided by the Gov. Gibson USA is the main production facility for Gibson guitars. Learn how our talented craftspeople combine their skills with the latest in guitar technology to hand shape a silent block of wood, and, as if by magic, turn it into a beautiful musical instrument with a voice all its own. Ultimately, in 1985 the Gibson factory left Kalamazoo and headed for Nashville. The Gibson Guitar Factory Tour is phenomenal. August 27, 2019. Gibson is known worldwide for producing classic models in every major style of fretted instrument, including acoustic and electric guitars, mandolins, and banjos. Gibson Factory Address: 145 Lt. George W Lee Avenue, Memphis, TN 38103, United States Gibson Factory Contact Number: +1-9015447998 Gibson Factory Timing: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm The tour takes about an hour and each part of the guitar making process is covered. . The end of the tour visit to the gift shop/showroom is the icing on the cake. Company leadership … Hung out in the store for awhile. You will witness the devotion, and the passion that goes into each and every American made Guitar. Our tour consists of an intimate viewing of this amazing facility as Gibson's skilled Luthiers craft some of the finest guitars in the world. Gibson's HD.6X-PRO Digital Guitar represents the biggest advance in electric guitar design in over 70 years. OMG what an amazing tour of the factory. the times for the Nashville Gibson tours are posted. A very interesting tour that doesn’t require you to be a musician to appreciate. Gibson Guitar Factory Memphis, TN: Take the Gibson guided tour with a knowledgeable "honest to goodness" musician. Experience our complete Gibson Factory tour in downtown Memphis. Gibson Factory Tour [2019] John Bohlinger. Gibson House Bed and Breakfast 341 Dartmouth College Highway Route 10 and Court Street Haverhill, New Hampshire 03765 Directions GPS Coordinates: 44.0736576,-72.5348865 Susie Klein and Marty Cohen, Innkeepers 603-989-3125 800-989-2150 Email Us Once you show for the tour you will be turned away because they never mentioned that you had to make reservations in advance. … Factory to be closed for at least 2 weeks Gibson plans to pay factory employees a $1,000 stipend for the two week closure. This is the factory that builds the majority of the Gibson product line: Les Paul Studios, Standards, Robots, Traditionals, Supremes, as well as several models of SG, Flying V’s, Explorers, Limited Editions, etc. Then we went on the tour. It is guided by actual employees so the level of detail given is great. Beware. Over 300 employees build 425 guitars per day in this facility. Just amazing how much hand work and attention to detail goes into a Gibson guitar. . 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