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Center for Craft

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Great tour!

We recently moved to Asheville and enjoyed discovering restaurants and businesses that we might... read more

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Reviewed October 7, 2018
grbugge
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Asheville, North Carolina
Great tour

Great way to see downtown Asheville in a short amount of time. Tour guide was knowledgeable and... read more

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Reviewed October 7, 2018
kfmorris417
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Garner, North Carolina
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The Center for Craft advances the understanding of craft by encouraging and supporting research, critical dialogue, and professional development in the United States. The Center convenes national meetings, curates exhibitions, programs lectures and...more
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67 Broadway St, Asheville, NC 28801-2919
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed March 22, 2014

The Center for Craft's new space downtown on Broadway is unlike anything else in Asheville. While there are a lot of galleries and shops packed into the relatively small downtown area, the Center's Benchspace gallery feels airy and modern, while still retaining the feel of...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm a bit confused by the reviews of a tour by Anna. We visited today at the address listed and found a large event space that is an education center and holds installations. We saw works by 2 artists making political statements concerning the environment....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm a bit confused by the reviews of a tour by Anna. We visited today at the address listed and found a large event space that is an education center and holds installations. We saw works by 2 artists making political statements concerning the environment....More

1  Thank Bob J
Reviewed October 7, 2018

We recently moved to Asheville and enjoyed discovering restaurants and businesses that we might have been years in discoverin on our own. Anna is an enthusiastic and personable guide. Throughly enjoyed the tour, food, and drink!

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Reviewed October 7, 2018

Great way to see downtown Asheville in a short amount of time. Tour guide was knowledgeable and friendly. You can tell Anna really loves Asheville and the local craft that is created here.

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Reviewed October 7, 2018

We had a great afternoon on this tour led by Anna. We went to 8 different places to sample food, drink or art. They are some of the best places in Asheville and we received a card good for 10% off at most of the...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2018

There was a very contemporary show of craft artists with some installations. It is a smaller space and this show had a limited number of items, but well worth the time to explore this and get a new view of fine crafts.

Thank Timotraveler
Reviewed September 26, 2018

My husband, some friends and I took some time out of a weekend trip to visit the center. There were many beautiful well made works of art.

Thank zaynatrammell
Reviewed August 29, 2018

I visited the Center for Craft Creativity & Design for "In Times of Seismic Sorrows". The contemporary exhibit, was about what we are doing to the environment and the consequences of that. The artists portrayed our impact to the environment with sculpture, sand, weaving, print....More

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Reviewed August 15, 2018

If you are planning to be in Ashville on the first Saturday of the month, definitely book the Craft City Food and Art Tour! It is a three-hour walking tour of the downtown area that visits several local eateries and galleries. You get to sample...More

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Great center with many varied crafts made by local crafters! Mountain everything! Prices are varied. Something for everyone!

Thank Pam G
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Fascinating tour of the craft in Asheville, with an emphasis on local content. We visited cafes (The Rhu) & restaurants (Curate), bars (Rustic Grape), plus incredible pottery & jewellery. An interesting afternoon, with plenty of variety & refreshment. Only on once a month (first Saturday),...More

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