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Berea Welcome Center

3 Artist Cir, Berea, KY 40403-1351
+1 800-598-5263
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Came into town on a whim. We found out about Learnshops, an opportunity to learn Appalachian... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Madison, Wisconsin
via mobile
Worth a stop

The wife enjoys crafts and I enjoy old depots...so this was worth a stop for us. You kind of have... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Lexington, Kentucky
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3 Artist Cir, Berea, KY 40403-1351
+1 800-598-5263
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came into town on a whim. We found out about Learnshops, an opportunity to learn Appalachian crafts, from an instructor while we were grabbing coffee. She suggested we see if there was an opening for the day. The staff at the welcome center helped us...More

Thank smokeyej
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The wife enjoys crafts and I enjoy old depots...so this was worth a stop for us. You kind of have to go here if you're in Berea, it's the town's thing.

Thank Reviewer84_123
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a must stop in Berea. This train depot is a hundred years old this year (2017) and is definitely a step back in time. The staff is very helpful in planning your visit and be sure to check out the log cabin that...More

Thank fivesolasturner
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Great spot for information on the local arts and crafts heritage of Berea, KY. Extremely friendly and helpful.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 8 July 2017

This is in downtown Berea and is a step back in time to 1917 when this building was built as a train station. Also located in this area is an old hotel that is now a gift shop, a old log cabin just for looks,...More

Thank Andrea D
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The Kentucky Artisan Center is absolutely beautiful. Very well planned and laid out. Art from 750 artists is on display and for sale. All medias. We especially liked the yard art. Everything was first class art. The staff was very helpful and informative. We had...More

Thank ritadugan
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for directions and advice on how to best see all the local arts and crafts shops we had heard about. The ladies working here were very kind and helpful! They explained about the flags and how to know whether a ship was open...More

1  Thank zarinafied
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This center is a historic railroad depot. The people that work there are very friendly and knowledgeable! You can pamphlets for many sights in Berea and the surrounding areas. A train passed by when we were there. It was really Cool!

Thank weirbarbara
Reviewed 18 May 2017

If you are planning a trip to Berea make sure to stop at the welcome center located in Old Town Berea. The employees are eager and willing to give you all the info you need to get the most out of your visit and it's...More

Thank Benny P
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We stopped to get a bit of information. It was Mother's Day and the delightful lady that was there gave us so much information about the area including Berea College. The center is housed in the old train station that will be celebrating 100 years...More

Thank Kdona48
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