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Price: $1,498 US MSRP / Series: Acoustic 3

The heralded Dreadnought is the most traditional of all acoustics. By definition, it’s a battleship of a guitar, and the models in our non-cutaway DN Series pay tribute to that legacy — while also refining that potent sound. Our Dreadnought’s robust bass and articulate mids blend power and balance and dare you to dig in and challenge your flatpicking prowess. The sapele/Sitka spruce DN3 is an excellent choice for a great solid-wood dreadnought within a budget.

Legacy Model

The DN3 is not currently offered as a standard production model. If you would like to inquire about ordering one through Taylor’s Custom program, please contact your local Taylor dealer or call us at 1-800-943-6782 in North America. For customers outside North America, contact the international Taylor distributor in your country.


Discover the features that make this guitar unique



Taylor’s Dreadnought captures the potent tone flatpickers and strummers love.

Sitka Spruce

Top Woods

The soundboard choice for most guitars, Sitka spruce produces a broad dynamic range and accommodates a versatile range of playing styles.


Body Woods

One of the best all-around tonewoods there is, sapele will deliver for any playing style.

No Electronics


Whether you’re an acoustic purist or simply don’t need a pickup, we’ve got you covered.



The clean, symmetrical look of a traditional acoustic guitar.


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