Down Home Guitars is the premier all acoustic music shop in the Chicagoland area. Established in 2008 to provide an atmosphere for those who appreciate fine acoustic instruments, we specialize in high-end handmade acoustic guitars, banjos, mandolins, ukuleles and more by Bourgeois, Collings, Deering, Huss & Dalton, Lowden, Martin, Santa Cruz, Weber, and more. We also have a fine selection of used instruments, accessories, acoustic pickups and more.

We offer private lessons on various instruments as well as group classes for kids and adults. We also host world class musicians for concerts and workshops in our intimate concert hall as well as free weekly bluegrass jams every Thursday and an open mic the 4th Friday of the month.

The store is set in historic downtown Frankfort, Illinois in the 'Trolley Barn', a 100 year old train turnstile building converted to a specialty shops. We are minutes from I 80 and Rt.45(Lagrange Rd) as well as I 57 and Rt.30(Lincoln Hwy.) and is open Monday through Saturday. Stop by and visit the neighborhood and experience these truly exceptional instruments.