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Fender Guitar Visitor Center

301 Cessna Cir, Corona, CA 92880-2521
+1 951-898-4040
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Thank you to Leo Flores and Tom (factory manager) for the private tour

So...just our luck...we were told that the visitor centre was going to be temporarily shut at the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BarryAscot
Fascinating even if you are not a musician

Even if you are not a musician you have to be fascinated with this place. The history that is Leo... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
therget
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Corona, California
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301 Cessna Cir, Corona, CA 92880-2521
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+1 951-898-4040
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So...just our luck...we were told that the visitor centre was going to be temporarily shut at the time of our brief visit to L.A. But the Fender factory recognised a connection I had to Fender guitars which was so great of them. As a result,...More

Thank BarryAscot
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Even if you are not a musician you have to be fascinated with this place. The history that is Leo Fender is truly remarkable! What this man and his products did for the entire music industry is amazing.

1  Thank therget
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This tour was organized for a group of surf guitar fans. Seeing my favorite musical instruments being produced was a thrill. A visual of the many colors was a real brain treat. I had no idea Fender employed so many and manufactured so many guitars....More

1  Thank James D
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We went on this tour having owned a few Fender guitars. All of our expectations were met after the final area was visited. Starting with the history of the guitar and the the buildings, we moved to the area where the guitars were actually being...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Fender needed more production/storage space and are using the space formerly used by the Center for now. Visit their website for any tour info/updates.

2  Thank zapprint
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Free of charge for visiting a famous guitar US factory is very amazing. If you are guitarist, don't miss it ! it took more than 2 hrs to finish it. We have a good tour and he explained every step very detail. Photo taking is...More

2  Thank Crystal C
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Awesome tour. Highly recommended for everyone: musicians, guitar players and families. Super friendly staff. Our tour guide extremely great, friendly and super knowledgeable. Great to see how Fender guitars are made and learn about the company's history. The Factory is in Corona, CA.

1  Thank Mike C
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Wow 😳 it's been over a year since my brother and I took the Fender tour.I live in San Diego so it was only an hour and a half trip.If you play guitar 🎸 or just play air guitar,you need to take this tour. I...More

2  Thank Sam V
Reviewed 24 September 2016

I don't play guitar, or any instrument for that matter, but thought I would drop into the Fender center. I was not disappointed. It was interesting seeing the different kinds of guitar and learning some history. It was also great listening to folks who know...More

Thank wildnsoft
Reviewed 22 August 2016

My husband is a guitar enthusiast so we really wanted to visit this Centre. We found out that the visitor's centre is closed right now due to renovations but they do offer private tours when you contact them directly. We were able to go on...More

1  Thank Disneylovers2000
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beverly s
6 September 2017|
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Response from zapprint | Reviewed this property |
The visitors center is now closed but they do offer factory tours on a very limited basis. Try this phone number (951) 898-4001. Good luck.
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lambum
14 April 2016|
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Response from s0unddawg | Reviewed this property |
This will not allow me to post a link; but the anser I found concerning the serial number is: FN(XXXXXX) U.S.-made guitars and basses destined for export market. Some may have stayed in the U.S. or found their way back (made... More
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