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Address: 1860 Mellwood Ave, Louisville, KY 40206-1033
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+1 502-895-3650
09:00 - 21:00
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Mellwood Art Center

If you like arts and crafts, this is the place to visit. You will find a great variety of things. You can look at demonstrations, and try some of the activities yourself.You can... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2016
Louisville, Kentucky
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Louisville, Kentucky
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

Hello out there in TV Land I'm always on the lookout for unique items one of a kind. I've found it at the mellwood art center I've been in several shops from crystals to clothing. I really enjoy the Janjobe Gallery is wonderful I enjoy shopping for others and have several items myself. There is a young lady who is... More 

Thank TaiChiNana
Louisville, Kentucky
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54 reviews
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

I have been to many events at the Mellwood Art Center. We have attended several weddings/receptions in different event rooms, cocktail tastings and an art show. If you are there for an event or not, you can browse the artist's shops located throughout the building. They are a great place to find a unique and interesting gift. I love the... More 

Thank WNgirl11
Louisville, KY
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602 reviews
251 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

It's a place to go when they have and arts and craft festival in the fall or other special events. The last time I went there when there was nothing special going on I came up empty handed. The antique center would be the exception and that is hit or miss. I wish there were more interesting local shops and... More 

Thank jgbtravels
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175 reviews
69 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

Love to spend time taking in all the shops at the Mellwood. Lots of artists studios and antiques available here.

Thank Loucardsfan
Louisville, KY
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37 reviews
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Reviewed 23 March 2016

This is a wonderful Art center filled with amazing artists and shop owners... There are gallery's, a pottery shop, and a ton of other little shops.. Look the Mellwood Art Center up on line to see a listing of all of the shops that are located in their building. There is truly something for everyone.

Thank Travel4fun777
Louisville, Kentucky
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 10 February 2016

If you like arts and crafts, this is the place to visit. You will find a great variety of things. You can look at demonstrations, and try some of the activities yourself.You can buy from jewelry to furniture, to pictures, pottery. You name it you can buy it. There are also areas that you can rent for weddings, or meetings.... More 

Thank italiana51
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64 reviews
19 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 16 January 2016

As the name suggests the place has a number of shops mostly towards collectables and art. Has a nice cafe. Also very interesting because this was a major meat packing place for many years.

Thank louisvillesteve
Louisville, Kentucky
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26 reviews
20 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 12 August 2015

We have been to several wedding receptions in several different areas in the Mellwood Art Center, and several different vendors. It is a fun place to go. Take an afternoon and check out all it has to offer. It is quite interesting.

Thank Cakesnana
Louisville, Kentucky
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32 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 18 July 2015

We attended a wedding reception here this evening and had to leave early, as did most guests, due to NO AC or attempt of circulating AC or air. I have never been to what was such a lovely event that was ruined by the junk quality of this building. (Room #3) tables were spaced nicely apart, we were not crowded... More 

2 Thank Hannah40222
Louisville, KY
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120 reviews
55 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 13 July 2015

I really love the idea of the Mellwood Art Center. An industrial place converted into art shops, studios and various retail is exactly what Louisville needs. Unfortunately, the location of this center makes it a bit "off the beaten path." Many of the shops are manned by volunteers or very busy owners - and, thus, the "customer service" aspect is... More 

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