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Downtown Asheville Art District

Asheville, NC 28801
+1 828-505-8341
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gallery not to be missed

We stopped by the Tracey Morgan Gallery and the owner was in. She gave us a first rate tour of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BigBriverside
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Essex, Maryland
Getaway with adult children

Recently spent a week in Asheville, NC. Rented a house in West Asheville to accommodate 5-6 as we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Poodle2014
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Bellaire, Texas
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Association of fine art and craft galleries in downtown Asheville, NC
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Asheville, NC 28801
Downtown Asheville
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+1 828-505-8341
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by the Tracey Morgan Gallery and the owner was in. She gave us a first rate tour of the works, and really took time to show the peices. the gallery is at 188 Coxe avenue.

Thank BigBriverside
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently spent a week in Asheville, NC. Rented a house in West Asheville to accommodate 5-6 as we had our 24 yr old daughter and several of her college friends coming and going. We spent time in the art district visiting many shops, galleries, breweries,...More

Thank Poodle2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I visited for approximately 3 hours, but could have spent a lot longer, had we had more time. Loved the variety of shops. Very eclectic. Stopped at Chocolate Fetish and had the world's best hot chocolate drink. Friendly people for the most...More

Thank veggiegirl60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quite interesting but don't plan on spending more than one day in downtown unless you are really into the arts. Many private shops with very unique artwork. Also plenty of very nice restaurants many of which had York city pricing.

Thank John41354
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Downtown Asheville is full of happy people, unique art galleries & delightful restaurants! The best advice I could give you is, go for the day and meander:)

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great area for walking around, doing some shopping, and grabbing a bite! Street parking is hard to find, but there’s public parking for a fair hourly rate.

Thank footfanatic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice place to walk around and peruse the area! Don't forget your sunscreen, camera, water, and comfortable walking shoes!

Thank Victoria L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are so many cute and wonderful shops to visit! Vintage clothing, clothing you may not find anywhere else, local handmade items and most are at good prices. Beautiful art works.

Thank WSTORM44
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We are not into the bar scene so much, but many are and there were plenty bars and restaurants to satisfy those. We did visit Skybar, a rooftop bar which is worth a visit for a unique Happy Hour experience. We love perusing galleries and...More

Thank SewManyDolls
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We were most impressed with the quality and creativity we observed in many of the smaller, privately owned stores and galleries. While there seemed an endless amount of brown, ceramic mugs and plates there were galleries and stores that exhibited unusual and exciting pieces, crafts...More

Thank Merryl F
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Pam S
17 February 2017|
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Response from JMBender | Property representative |
The downtown art district which is a easily walkable area has mostly commercial galleries that show a very diverse selection of art. Exhibiting a wide range of art. They range from local to regional to national and... More
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Matthew L
3 November 2016|
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Response from eheyman | Reviewed this property |
There are two arts districts in Asheville, one downtown and the other along the river, which are actually areas with heavy concentrations of galleries, studios and workshops. Hard to say if the respective vendors will be... More
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RedHeifer22
6 July 2016|
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Response from Dennis L | Reviewed this property |
Hmmmm....I'd say possibly, but this really isn't a classic Southern city in my experience. There certainly is charm and history, particularly around the Biltmore area, if that's of interest to you. I've lived in the... More
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