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The Factory

230 Franklin Rd, Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 791-1777
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Ranked #13 of 24 attractions in Franklin
Type: Malls
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Brentwood, TN
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Great assortment of little shops and boutiques. I believe they even have event space. Would recommend visiting if you're in the area.

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Lexington
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66 reviews 66 reviews
21 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

As other reviews stated, not a lot of shops in the Factory itself (but a large very nice antique shop with huge, beautiful selection). The real draw seemed to be the Farmer's Market located in the parking lot behind the Factory. Many vendors and lots of fresh options, including gluten-free baked goods. Make note that if you want to shop... More

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Lexington, Kentucky
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Great place to browse for antiques and collectables. Lots of places to eat too! We spent quite a long time looking and enjoying the shoppes.

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Dacula, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

good food fun atmosphere, planned dinner by senior Olympic committee and it was lots of fun, music and dancing also

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Atlanta, Ga
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58 reviews 58 reviews
9 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Walked through and found the old factory building to be interesting. However, several niche shops with higher prices. Worth a visit but not many stores of interest for actual shopping. We heard it was a good place to host large events.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Franklin is about 19 mikes south of Downtown Nashville and it is worth the drive to walk the small historic town. Just about a mile North of Franklin sits the Factory. It was a factory and now has local little shops that the women would like better than the men. It also has a local theatre that used for local... More

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Plainfield, Illinois
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51 reviews 51 reviews
23 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This mall is mostly empty, it is got more empty stores than ones selling anything. I was expecting and hoping for much more.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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79 reviews 79 reviews
15 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

IT has some antique stores, one big one, where you can find some fun and beautiful things.. Also, has a restaurant or two in there. I love the big antique store in there and always manage to find a thing or two to take home. The prices are so much better here than the southwest on antiques.

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Salem, Indiana
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

We visited the antique section of the mall. Enjoyed poking around, but it is definitely not the best antique joint in Franklin and for us, that was the only draw in going there. We were in and out in a half hour.

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78 reviews 78 reviews
33 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

The Factory has quite a few shops, but not really anything in them. I strolled through the antique store and saw the usual array of items. The prices were far to high. Times Past and Present was a complete disappointment. It was tacky and not much of a gift shop. It was pretty small with a modest amount of items... More

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