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Berea Welcome Center

3 Artist Cir, Berea, KY 40403-1351
+1 800-598-5263
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a trip to history in Old Town Berea

lots of historical information and tourist information in this updated RR station. The building... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
glenda w
Waynesburg, Kentucky
Nice! Clean welcome center!

This welcome center was so nice and clean. There was a really nice Kentucky Arts and Crafts... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kenosha, Wisconsin
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  • Average9%
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“train depot” (7 reviews)
“old town” (7 reviews)
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3 Artist Cir, Berea, KY 40403-1351
+1 800-598-5263
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Reviewed 4 days ago

lots of historical information and tourist information in this updated RR station. The building shows how it used to be years ago. Helpful people there that can give you ideas to tour ,places to walk to, things to see.For first time visitors, there are local...More

Thank glenda w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This welcome center was so nice and clean. There was a really nice Kentucky Arts and Crafts Center. Very well kept grounds also. A Cafe on site.

Thank northernerpalmtreelo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ladies that work here are so friendly and knowledgeable. We were given abundant information, maps, and guided tour information... Worth a stop!

Thank Christina G
Reviewed 22 July 2017 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

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