Nestled in the quaint and historic town of Concord, Massachusetts, walking distance from the Minuteman National Park and the North Bridge, you can find Minuteman Guitars, specializing in Handmade Instruments dedicated exclusively to Klein and Kauffman Guitars, Acoustic and Electric and a few very selected luthiers from US and Europe.
Our showroom features custom instruments, shown by appointment only. We offer a small selection of guitars ready to be purchased, or we can be the bridge between you and the builders to create a unique instrument of your dreams. Minuteman Guitars also houses a unique collection of artifacts from Klein’s unique 50-year career as a designer, builder and innovator. You can have a glimpse of this impressive collection at www.kleincommunity.com.
While in Concord, you can explore the town’s rich history visiting the OLD MANSE (Former home of American literary greats), MINUTEMAN NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK (American Revolutionary War site), GREAT MEADOWS NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE (Bird Sanctuary), WALDEN POND (formed by retreating glaciers), CONCORD MUSEUM (Museum showcasing Concord’s political & cultural history including pieces from the Thoreau family), ORCHARD HOUSE (heirloom-filled home where “Little Women” was both written & set), THE WAYSIDE (The earliest part of the home may date to 1717), RALPH WALDO EMERSON HOUSE (Emerson’s longtime home with original furnishings & personal effects can be viewed by guided tour), THOREAU CABIN SITE, HARTWELL TAVERN (American revolutionary war), SLEEPY HOLLOW CEMETERY (The cemetery is the burial site of a number of famous Concordians, including some of the United States’ greatest authors and thinkers, especially on a hill known as “Author’s Ridge”).
A place to stay while you are here is the Historic Colonial Inn in the center of town dating back to 1716. They feature casual and formal dining options, as well as live music.
Wilson S. Schünemann
Brand Ambassador / Owner