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Deke's Guitar Museum

The museum featured several special exhibits, including a history of the steel guitar, the world's largest G. L. Stiles collection, an actual 1956 Bigsby electric guitar, and Joe Maphis's original 1954 Mosrite "octave neck" from his original doubleneck guitar. Plus hundreds of other wild and wooly, rare and vintage instruments!

Larry Collins's 1957 "Larrico" was one of the many cool instruments on display

G. L. Stiles collection

Joe Maphis's original octave neck

Johnny "The Colonel" Maguire stands in front of his Premier gold sparkle doubleneck

In the lobby of the hotel, even Mickey was Geeking out!