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Welcome to McNeela Instruments - the home of the Irish tenor banjo.

We offer one of the best selections of banjos in Ireland & the UK. Browse our exciting range of best selling banjos below.

We stock Irish tenor banjos, four string banjos, five string banjos, bluegrass banjos, resonator banjos and vintage banjos. We also offer a choice of 17 fret banjos, 19 fret banjos and 22 fret banjos.

We stock a range of banjo accessories including banjo cases, banjo gig bags, tutorial books for learners, banjo strings, plectrums, tuners, banjo parts, and much more!

As you can see from the selection below, we cater for every level of banjo player, from beginner to advanced. We stock only the best banjos. We also produce our very own best sellers. McNeela Instruments is home to the bestselling Celt Tenor Banjo - a four string banjo with the option of 17 fret or 19 fret, designed specially for beginners, and perfect for playing traditional Irish music.

Explore our range of vintage banjos which includes one of the widest selections of the best vintage banjos available - Bacon & Day banjos, FRAMUS banjos, Gretsch banjos, Rettburg & Lange banjos, and more. All of our vintage banjos have been selected for their superb condition, quality and sound.
If you're unsure which banjo is for you, or have any questions, please don't hesitate to get in touch - we're happy to answer any of your banjo related questions. You can also check our handy guide: The Ultimate Guide to Buying a Banjo.
Not only do we have a great selection of banjos for sale online and in store, McNeela Instruments also provides banjo repairs and setup. We also offer left handed banjo setup - just leave a note on your order.

 We ship all over the world, but if you live in Dublin why not come and test one of our best selling banjos for yourself? We are located in Baldoyle Industrial Estate in Dublin, Ireland.
Shipping times: IRELAND (Next Day) - UK (3-5 days) - EUROPE (7 days) - USA/CANADA and Rest Of World (7 days)


Woven Banjo Strap

€25 €22

Woven Banjo Strap Keep your banjo secure in style with this quality woven banjo strap. A banjo strap allows for greater freedom of movement when playing, supporting the weight of the instrument across your shoulder which allows for a more...


McNeela 5-String Banjo

€369 €315

  McNeela 5-String Banjo The all new McNeela 5-String Banjo! Perfect for Bluegrass and Old-Timey/Country music as the 5th string is essential for the handling and syncopation. It’s also great for accompaniment; Luke Kelly played a...


Kasuga Tenor Banjo [SOLD ]


Kasuga Tenor Banjo Built in Japan in the 1970s this 19 fret Kasuga tenor banjo offers excellent build quality. A somewhat lesser known name in the world of banjo making, Kasuga Banjos are a worthy investment for any discerning banjo player. This model...

Bacon and Day

Bacon & Day Special Banjo [SOLD]


Bacon & Day Special Tenor Banjo SOLD This is an exceptional Bacon & Day Special Series Style No. 2, built by the Banjo Bacon Company in Groton, Connecticut around 1930. Bacon & Day Banjos are highly sought after and are renowned for their...


Koda 5 String Banjo [SOLD OUT]


Koda 5 String Banjo The all new Koda 5 String Banjo is ideal for playing Bluegrass, Country and North American folk music. It's also perfect for accompanying Irish folk songs and ballads.    Follow in the...


Leedy Olympian Banjo


Leedy Olympian Tenor Banjo This Leedy Olympian Tenor Banjo was made by Leedy in Chicago, USA in the 1930s. Crafted with beautiful walnut and nickel plated hardware it has a great banjo sound for traditional Irish music. Key Features of the Leedy...


CID Vintage Banjo


CID Vintage Banjo The Cid banjo’s were build in Marktneukirchen circa 1920 and most were exported around the world, in particular to Scandinavia. They have a beautiful vintage feel and sound and this is a really nice example for a great price...

Recording King

19 Fret Recording King Vintage Banjo


SOLD The tenor banjo first came to prominence in the early 1900's, and its C-G-D-A tuning is especially well suited for folk, Celtic and Dixieland music. The Recording King Madison RK-T36 is a unique 19 fret banjo  for players looking to add a...