Glenwood, Arkansas: Billy's House of Guitars and Musical Museum

The late Billy Herrell turned his store into a museum packed with obscure musical mementoes, and a full-size stagecoach.

Billy's House of Guitars

201 E. Broadway, Glenwood, AR
Downtown, on the south side of Broadway, at the corner of 2nd St.
Call for hours. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Billy's House of Guitars and Musical Museum

Reports and tips from visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Billy's House of Guitars and Musical Museum.

Billy's House of Guitars and Musical Museum

Billy's House of Guitars and Musical Museum is a really cool place, full of musical relics and knickknacks.

[Mallory Billings, 01/01/2020]
Billy's House of Guitars

They have so many autographs at Billy's, and not all music-related. Famous people such as Willie Nelson would just show up and they would broadcast from there. My wife and I felt so bad for the woman working there; we guess this was the [late] owner's wife or girlfriend; a very nice woman. The museum is musty, falling apart, but I don't think there's money to fix it. I hope we help put it on the map and they can keep it going.

[Dave Cole, 10/29/2016]

Guitar museum.

Billy's House of Guitars and Musical Museum

Billy's House of Guitars is a guitar shop and museum in Glenwood. It has many autographed items and memorabilia. You wouldn't expect to find something of this caliber in such a small town.

[Dave Cole, 02/06/2016]

Billy (who died in 2014) collected more than guitars. His packed-solid museum contains a lot of obscure musical mementoes, and a full-size stagecoach.

Nearby Offbeat Places

Crater of Diamonds State ParkCrater of Diamonds State Park, Murfreesboro, AR - 21 mi.
Diamond John's - Sleep in a TeepeeDiamond John's - Sleep in a Teepee, Murfreesboro, AR - 22 mi.
Plastic Bones of Ka-Do-Ha Indian VillagePlastic Bones of Ka-Do-Ha Indian Village, Murfreesboro, AR - 21 mi.
In the region:
Klipsch Museum of Audio History, Hope, AR - 41 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

July 3, 2020

My Sights

My Sights

Create and Save Your Own Crazy Road Trip!

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Arkansas Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Atomic Cannons (Jun 29-Jul 5, 2020)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from Subscribe now! Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now


Favorite Quirky City Sights