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Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea

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Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea

Berea, Kentucky

Lobby entrance to the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea's Kentucky limestone building. Anually over 250,000 visit this state center.
Lobby entrance to the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea's Kentucky limestone building. Anually over 250,000 visit this state center.
  • Lobby entrance to the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea's Kentucky limestone building. Anually over 250,000 visit this state center.
  • Colorful displays showcase Kentucky artisan works year round. Works include traditional and contemporary arts from over 700 Kentucky vendors living all across the Commonwealth.
  • Enjoy lunch or a snack in the Center's cafe open daily 9:30-4:00. Full lunch is available 11:00-2:00; grill and deli service from 11:00-4:00. Don't miss our fried catfish, bourbon bread pudding and other homemade Kentucky specialties!
  • Kentucky artisans demonstrate their art on Saturdays 10:30-3:30. Shown is Mike Ware of Hindman demonstrating pottery with young visitors.
  • Our lobby displays travel information for destinations all across Kentucky and staff will help you plan a trip that includes your special interests.
About

The Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea features a wide range of Kentucky’s outstanding artisan works in its galleries, exhibition and shopping areas. Whether on display in a themed gallery exhibition or in a shop setting, you’ll find unique items with information about the artisans themselves, and the materials and processes they use. You’ll find superbly crafted glass, pottery, metal and forged steel, sculpture, note cards, works from wood, fine furniture, and jewelry, as well as fiber and paper, specialty foods, music and books. Two-dimensional works include oil and watercolor paintings, pastels, drawings, photographs and prints. No matter what your interests or budget, you’re sure to find just what you’re looking for.

The Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea features artisan demonstrations every Saturday throughout the year from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. bringing the creative process to light for visitors. The Center also offers food tastings, book signings by Kentucky Authors, and musical performances. The Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea is open daily, year round from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Admission is free and the café is open from 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. daily.

Features
  • - Bus Parking
  • - Handicapped Access
  • - Restaurant on site
Credit Cards Accepted
  • - American Express
  • - Discover
  • - MasterCard
  • - Visa
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200 Artisan Way
Berea, KY 40403

Region: Bluegrass Region
Phone: 859-985-5448
Alt Phone: 859-985-5448
Fax: 859-985-5449
Website: www.kentuckyartisanc...
Email: KYartisancenter@ky.g...
Booking Email: teresa.parrett@ky.go...

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