The Seagull Story
Canadian Made - Globally Played
Being able to say these words and truthfully mean it, is something we are very proud of in this day and age. All of our Seagull guitars are made in Canada from start to finish.
In 1982 Robert Godin of Godin Guitars produced the first Seagull guitars in the Village of LaPatrie, Quebec. The concept for the Seagull guitar was to take the essential components of the best hand-crafted guitars (such as solid tops and beautiful finishes) and build these features into guitars that could be priced within the reach of working musicians.
It's in the small village of LaPatrie in the Eastern Townships of Quebec, where for more than a quarter century the crafting of Seagull guitars has been a true passion for the many devoted guitar makers who call LaPatrie home. Today, LaPatrie has a population of about 475 and about half of these people are guitar builders. These folks take a great deal of pride in the guitars they build.
From the award winning S6 Original, to the full-bodied Maritime SWS Mini-Jumbo, and to the exquisite sound of the Artist Series, Seagull continues to make believers out of players the world over.
Pick one up and you'll see why.