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The Factory

Address: 230 Franklin Rd, Franklin, TN 37064
Phone Number: (615) 791-1777
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Ranked #14 of 47 things to do in Franklin
Type: Malls, Shopping & Fashion
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Type: Malls, Shopping & Fashion
Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Paris, Tennessee
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We love The Factory for it's retro environment of the old industrial factory but also love that it houses new and trendy shops. You can also see very cool events in one of their two event centers. Concerts and other fun events are there routinely. Check out their event listings for something you might enjoy going to. Several places to... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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441 reviews 441 reviews
122 attraction reviews
279 helpful votes 279 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I went to The Factory to meet some friends at a restaurant and ended up roaming around and checking out the stores afterward. Great space and lots of fun things to do. A bit outside downtown so you need to drive. Would highly recommend!

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Franklin, Tennessee
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20 reviews 20 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

I am time resident of Franklin. The Factory is the place to bring out of town visitors on a Rainy Day. It is a old - made over collection of knick knack shops under a single roof, and a high priced restaurant. you can easily spend a couple of hours there sorting through stuff that you would not usually buy... More 

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Southern Illinois
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39 reviews 39 reviews
10 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Very nice with a better variety of stores than downtown. Need more awareness about this place. Doesn't look like much from the outside but inside the place was spotless and the stores fun to shop in.

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Veedersburg, Indiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Several vendors to look at, lots of antiques and collectibles. No bargains, but great ideas! A very good use of a factory that is no longer a factory. Loved the restaurants, too!

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Glasgow, Kentucky
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

We've visited The Factory many times over the years, but Christmas is one of my favorite times to do so. We enjoyed strolling around and checking out the Christmas tree displays, shopping for the unusual present or two and the over all atmosphere of this venue. If you enjoy art, good food and interesting people this is well worth your... More 

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Peoria, Illinois
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120 reviews 120 reviews
9 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Loved the reuse and design of this space! Very creative and relaxing. However, a lot of the shops were closed and not very interesting to visit. Need to get more variety. Loved the theater inside the factory and Saffire restaurant is fun with great "expensive" food.

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Franklin, Tennessee, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

The Factory is a wonderful restored "stove" factory with many shops & several restaurants, the newest is a healthy cafe named "The Thrive Cafe". Try it out you will like it!

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Franklin, Tennessee
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The factory is a fun shopping mall that was built into an old factory building. There are various small shops and restaurants along with Theater Tenn, a fabulous local playhouse with great Broadway quality plays and musicals. Saffire restaurant is an excellent restaurant with upscale southern cuisine. Be sure to check out the "junk man," a huge statue fabricated by... More 

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Urbana, Ohio
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

The farmer's market outside is fantastic. Lots of vegetables, meats, crafts, and food trucks. Inside there are shops and a nice antique store that is large.

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