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Visitor Information

Kentucky Artisan Center information desk

Shop, Explore, Dine & Relax with Us

In this 25,000 sq. foot Kentucky arts center you can shop for Kentucky Products; experience Kentucky hospitality; explore Kentucky crafts & arts through special exhibits and events; learn about Kentucky artist and artisans; enjoy Kentucky cuisine; learn about other must-see places; and enjoy full rest stop services. There is plenty of on-site parking, including pull through spaces for buses and RVs.

We're Easy to Find

The Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea is conveniently located at 200 Artisan Way, Berea, KY. We are situated alongside Interstate 75 at exit 77, just 40 miles south of Lexington, KY, and only 2.5 miles from downtown Berea. Directions.

Take a Quick Look

Watch a VIDEO that celebrates the Kentucky Artisan Center and Kentucky's 225th Anniversary of becoming a state!

Scroll through our MEDIA PRESS KIT to get a quick glimpse of all the Center has to offer.

We’re open Daily

The Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea is open to the public seven days a week, from 9am-6pm, with its cafe serving from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. Please note that during hours the Center is closed, the public rest rooms are also closed.

The Center is closed all day to observe these holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. The Center also closes at 5 pm on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve.

Hours are subject to change; be sure to contact us by calling (859-985-5448) or checking this site before finalizing your plans.

No admission charge

There is no admission charge for visiting this Center featuring all Kentucky-made products! If you want to see authentic Kentucky crafts, this Kentucky arts center is the place to go. Plan your visit today.

Visit Berea

While in the area be sure to allow time to visit Berea, designated the Folk Art & Craft Capital of Kentucky by the Kentucky Legislature. Berea's working artisan studios, historic Berea College, historic Boone Tavern, and many galleries and shops are only two miles from the Center. Visit Berea Tourism on line