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Berea Welcome Center

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Address: 3 Artist Cir, Berea, KY 40403-1351
Phone Number: +1 800-598-5263
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09:00 - 17:00
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Great resource- gave us gallery hours, history of building, etc. Clean restrooms and friendly staff.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
tvlfam4
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Nashville, Tennessee
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There's not much to see or do here. If you enjoy reading about history, you may enjoy it more that we did.

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Thank Cherie D
Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great resource- gave us gallery hours, history of building, etc. Clean restrooms and friendly staff.

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1 Thank tvlfam4
Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The young woman at the front desk was friendly and very helpful. She was able to give me the information that I requested.

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Thank CHM1103
Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

The fellow was very helpful in telling us about things to do and see in the area. There are maps and brochures. There are some artifacts, too, which make it interesting to browse around a bit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Great place to start your visit to Berea. Staff was very helpful and very friendly . Maps and directions were provided. All the shop owners were welcoming and there is plenty to see and do.

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Thank Patricia F
ohio
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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This was our number one stop in Berea so we could get our bearings and determine exactly where to go and what to see. The woman at the desk was wonderfully informed about everything in Berea and gave us a good idea of where to do based on our specific interests. The items on display in the Center were quite... More 

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Thank fivekatzmama
Cuenca, Ecuador
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Nice place with nice displays and brochures. Receptionist was very friendly and informative. Gave us great ideas of places we wanted to see. Sadly, several of them were closed.

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Thank EcuadorDeb
asheville,nc
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Enjoyed coming in and visiting the welcome center to pick up some info about certain areas and places.

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Thank gypsyiam
Knoxville, TN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

In addition to the wonderful center this is located by a variety of arts, crafts and antique stores. A gift shop opposite the station even gave us a 10% discount

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Henderson, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

We stopped at the Welcome Center to gather up some info on local sites, and were drawn to the beautiful old windows, the tracks out back (learned there is still a freight train that passes through), and the "cage" next to the welcome desk. We asked questions and learned that was the original ticket cage for the railroad. We walked... More 

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