The Ithaca Guitar Works
215 North Cayuga Street
In The DeWitt Mall

Ithaca, New York 14850

toll free: 1-888-202-5004
or: 1-607-272-2602
fax: 1-607-272-6241

"Our middle name, since 1978"



Electric GuitarsAcoustic GuitarsBassesGizmos!


Tickets and Events:


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for more ticket information, Policies, Instructors, A Short History, Glossary, Links, What's my stuff worth? and more! Scroll down the page for Jams, Open Mics and Celebrity Visitors like:

Lake Street Dive 7/2014

Martin Simpson 6/2014

Keb' Mo' 5/2014

David Boreanaz 5/2013

Nick Forster 5/2013

Billy Bragg 4/2013

Taylor Road Show 4/2010

moe. 1/2010

Stacey Phillips 10/2009

Bill Frisell 8/2009

Steve Earle visits 9/2008

Chris at Big Pink 7/2008

Doc Watson & David Holt  5/2006


Please stop in our store for all your guitar needs when you're visiting Ithaca, New York in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York.  Here are links to help you find some wonderful things to do during your stay in our little corner of the world:

Thursday, February 11th 2016


is Josh White’s (1914),

Gene Vincent’s (1935), Philip Walker’s (1937),

Bobby Pickett’s (1938), Otis Clay’s (1942),

Mr. Fabulous’ [Alan Rubin] (1943), Michael Thompson’s (1954),

Didier Lockwood’s (1956), Russ Freeman’s (1960),

Sheryl Crow’s (1962), Fredrik Thordendal’s (1970),  

D’Angelo’s [Michael Eugene Archer] (1974),

Mike Shinoda’s (1977), Kelly Rowland’s (1981)  

and Matt Good’s (1984) birthday.



Just arrived new!


           Cordoba Classicals, 8 Models Plus 4 Ukes

           Eastman AC-OM2 and AC-DR2

           Fender Deluxe Ash Strat in white blonde

           Fender HSS Strats and Classic Jazzmaster

           Martin Dreadnought Junior and GPCRSGT

           Martin 000-28 Ambertone Finish 

           Martin D-18GE Sunburst  and DRSGT         

           Taylor 326e Baritone LTD & 324ce

           Taylor Twelve Fret 522e, 612ce & 712ce


Just arrived used!


           1935 Gibson Roy Smeck Stage Deluxe           

           1940s Mastertone Special Square Neck by Gibson

           1971 Martin D-35

           1974 Martin D-28

           1996 National Polychrome

           1998 Santa Cruz Tony Rice

           2006 Fender FSR Koa Telecaster

           2008 Gibson Les Paul Standard

           2010 Martin DC-1E 

           2011 Fender American Telecaster "75" Custom LTD

           2011 Fender American Standard Telecaster

           2012 Fender American Telecaster "51" Hot Rod

           2013 Martin 000-17SM

           2013 Gibson Les Paul Studio

           2014 Gibson Les Paul Melody Maker

           2014 Fender Jim Root Telecaster


Click below to visit our friends at Ithaca Stringed Instruments:


Store  Hours: 


  Mondays       10:00am – 5:30pm

  Tuesdays      10:00am – 5:30pm

  Wednesdays 10:00am – 5:30pm

  Thursdays     10:00am – 8:00pm

  Fridays         10:00am – 8:00pm

  Saturdays     10:00am – 5:30pm

  Sundays       12noon  –  4:00pm




and more.


Our second hand selection includes brands like Alvarez, Gibson, Yamaha, Ibanez, Epiphone, B. C. Rich, Parker, Lowden, Jackson, & many many more. All our used instruments are completely set up, covered by our two year minimum warranty, come with 90 day of free adjustments and a guaranteed trade-in allowance.

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Call or email us anytime when you're looking for that hard-to-find musical instrument.

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Ithaca Guitar Works is located in "gorges" Ithaca, New York. We buy, sell, trade & consign vintage, used, new & collectible electric guitars, acoustic guitars, amplifiers, electric basses, acoustic basses, pedals, effects, stompboxes, banjos, mandolins, dobros, lap steel guitars, fiddles, violins, resophonic & resonator guitars. Looking for the perfect Gibson ES-335, Les Paul, SG, Firebird, Explorer, Flying "V" Hummingbird, Dove, J-45, Chet Atkins. Perhaps your taste plays towards a Fender Stratocaster, Telecaster, Broadcaster, Esquire or Mustang. We have electric mandolins for newgrass & bluegrass. Don't forget our large selection of Epiphone, D'Angelico, Parker, National, Danelectro, Deering, Rainsong, Guild, Crate & Dan Armstrong.