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Holiday Hours - We are open Sundays from 12:00 to 4:00 through December 23rd.
Wednesday, Dec. 24, Open 10:30 - 4:00   |   Closed Christmas   |   Dec 31, Open 10:30 - 3:00   |   Closed New Year's Day.

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Bart Reiter BanjoNew Buckbee, Mahogany neck no$1,095
Bart Reiter BanjoNew Galax no$1,395
Bart Reiter BanjoNew Standard no$1,195
Deering BanjoNew Eagle II Openback Orig. Hard$1,898
Deering BanjoNew Goodtime no$399
Deering BanjoNew Goodtime, Left-handed no$399
Deering BanjoGoodtime, Lefty 2009Gig Bag$295
Eastman BanjoNew EBJ-WL1 Orig. Hard$1,359
Fairbanks BanjoElectric #0 1902Gig Bag$2,950
Gold Star BanjoNew GF-200 Orig. Hard$2,099
Gretsch BanjoNew G9450 Dixie 5-String Open-Back Banjo no$239
Kay Banjo5-string 1960sOrig Chip$300
Ome BanjoNew Minstrel, Mahogany Orig. Hard$1,935
Ome Banjo12" Minstrel 2012Orig. Hard$1,550
Recording King BanjoNew Madison RK-O25-BR no$550
Recording King BanjoNew Madison RK-OT25-BR no$550
Rickard BanjoNew Maple Ridge, 11", Antiqued brass hardware Orig. Hard$1,635
Rickard BanjoNew Maple Ridge, 12", Antiqued brass hardware Orig. Hard$1,685
Rickard BanjoNew Tubaphone, 11", Walnut, Antiqued brass hardware Orig. Hard$2,400
Vega BanjoNew Olde Tyme Wonder, 11" Orig. Hard$1,495
Vega BanjoNew Olde Tyme Wonder, 12" Orig. Hard$1,595
Waldman BanjoNew 11" Wood-O-Phone, Cherry no$1,495
Waldman Banjo11" Chromatic, Cherry Newno$1,495
Waldman Banjo12" Chromatic, Cherry Newno$1,495
Waldman Banjo12" Wood-O-Phone Newno$1,495
Waldman Banjo12" Wood-O-Phone, Half fretless, Cherry, Minstrel headstock Newno$1,495

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Monday through Thursday
10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Friday and Saturday
10:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Contact us

Our Location

211 Lambert Avenue
at the corner of Park and Lambert
Palo Alto, California 94306
Toll Free: 888.493.2131

Holiday Hours
Beginning the Sunday following Thanksgiving through December 23rd we are open Sundays from 12:00 to 4:00.
On Wednesday, December 24 we are open from 10:30 - 4:00, we are closed Christmas.
On New Years Eve, December 31 we are open from 10:30 - 3:00 We are closed New Year's Day.
Kay 5-string 1960s

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Vega Olde Tyme Wonder, 12"

Bart Reiter Standard

Ome 12" Minstrel 2012

Rickard Tubaphone, 11", Walnut, Antiqued brass hardware

Rickard Maple Ridge, 11", Antiqued brass hardware

Deering Eagle II Openback

Bart Reiter Buckbee, Mahogany neck