Welcome to Our Store

Family owned and operated since 1978. Guarneri House is located in the Historic Heritage Hill district in downtown Grand Rapids, MI. Guarneri House strives to bring excellence and quality to everyone who walks through our door. Not everyone can experience the unique atmosphere of Guarneri House, so we brought Guarneri House to you in our *BRAND NEW* online store, please enjoy browsing around. We hope we can fill all your needs while you're here at Guarneri House's online shop.If you need something you do not see, let us know, we will help you find it!  Have a great day!

Decades of Knowledge

Guarneri House is a dealer of fine stringed  instruments and bows that are suitable for the beginning student to the seasoned professional, consummate concert artist as well as collectors of rare instruments and bows. Our knowledge and experience has a vast range from the beginning of the first violin to present day instruments.  Guarneri House offers repairs and restorations on instruments and bows of the violin family by our in-house master luthiers.
We always strive to provide courteous service and the best overall experience.  We look forward to having you join our Guarneri House family.


A HUGE Thank you to Kris Sills for taking all of our lovely photos of our instruments and various pictures of the shop! Thanks again Kris!

Looking for a Rent-To-Own Option?

Guarneri House has a Rent-To-Own option for the musician who is looking for a quality instrument and a reasonable price! All your credit acquired through renting, can be used towards the instrument that you were renting or towards anything at Guarneri House. All rental prices include the credit and full coverage insurance on your instrument. 
Please check out our sister shop, Aaron's Instruments at www.AaronsInstruments.com!!