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Berea Welcome Center

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Friendly Staff

I went in looking for local watercolors and the staff directed me to Honeysuckle Vine. They also... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kirkwood, Delaware
Very helpful!

Smiling faces. Greet you coming and tell you goodbye. Attentive & friendly. Very nice Welcome... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Wilmington, NC
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  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
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“train depot”(8 reviews)
“old town”(9 reviews)
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3 Artist Cir, Berea, KY 40403-1351
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went in looking for local watercolors and the staff directed me to Honeysuckle Vine. They also had displayed some of the artist's work. This is basically a welcome center without many things that represent the area. It has restrooms and brochures, information of the...More

Thank SXMChick
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Smiling faces. Greet you coming and tell you goodbye. Attentive & friendly. Very nice Welcome Center. Clean and several items on display from old train days.

Thank l0ving2travel
Reviewed September 27, 2018

The welcome center and Artisan Center at this stop was well worth the time and look at all the beautiful artists works displayed and that you could buy

Thank dixiedog2015
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

These folks go out of their way to be helpful plus it’s a historic old building. Their are plenty of helpful brochures and clean restrooms. Do check out the L&N memorabilia toward the back. There is also plenty of parking.

Thank jgbtravels
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

How quaint this welcome center is, built in an old train station. It's worth a stop in, even if you don't need information. They can give you information on the history of Bees, the local area, and special sites and artisan spots you won't want...More

Thank Jo B
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Very welcoming! We stopped by on our way through the town. The person behind the counter let us know about the Learn series coming up. Sadly we do not have enough time to do that, but will surely return another year.

Thank D7419RAcarolynw
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Check out this relic of times gone by and pick up lots of material about things to do and shows to see in the Berea area.

Thank Chad H
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Art's Alive! That's the slogan you'll see associated with Berea KY. Most of the art falls into the artisan category--pottery, weaving, quilting, woodoworking. There's a definite Appalachian flair that permeates but doesn't oerwhelm. Park free and enter the visitor's center for guidance to other centers,...More

Thank TR26
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

People at the Welcome Center were very helpful with information that I was looking for. Very much a "Southern Hospitality" setting. I was directed to some great people that I could very easily call "Friend".

Thank Gary K
Reviewed April 9, 2018

When the depot was complete, it was the only brick station between Lexington, KY and Knoxville, TN. It is now the only brick depot left standing between Cincinnati, OH and Knoxville, TN.In the mind 1970’s, after sitting empty for six years, the depot building was...More

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October 3, 2017|
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Response from Marlene M | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is a huge parking area and I saw buses and motor homes.