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The Factory at Franklin

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Pretty cool place

Pretty cool place to visit. It has restaurants, coffee shops, specialty stores, art galleries, ice... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
learsisrael
via mobile
Cool local artists

The Factory was pretty good. I was expecting more vendors though. Once it fills up, it will be a... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
dinkybop
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“farmers market”(27 reviews)
“unique shops”(17 reviews)
“pottery shop”(4 reviews)
About
Built in 1929, The Factory occupies the buildings that once served as the Dortch Stove Works, Magic Chef and later the Jamison Bedding Company. A member of the National Register of Historic Places, The Factory is rich with history and a very careful...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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230 Franklin Rd, Franklin, TN 37064-2256
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+1 615-791-1777
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Pretty cool place to visit. It has restaurants, coffee shops, specialty stores, art galleries, ice cream, farmers market and so much more.

Thank learsisrael
Reviewed August 11, 2018

This place you can buy ice cream, pizza, bakery goods, coffee, fresh squeezed juices, paint your own pottery, buy a guitar, buy stained glass, buy new and used vinyl LP records, buy vintage clothing & jewelry & art, last but not least,,,,, get some fresh...More

Thank HGAL2015
Reviewed July 10, 2018

The Factory was pretty good. I was expecting more vendors though. Once it fills up, it will be a great place to visit. If we had not just eaten, we would have tried the bakery or the ice cream place. Both of those places looked...More

Thank dinkybop
Reviewed July 9, 2018

There are great shops and food choices in this restored building. It was great to see how they have re purposed this place.

Thank Allen0116
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

We love big city markets with varied eateries and local goods... the Factory at Franklin seemed to be heading in that direction. Super cool factory that is being repurposed for a market, but it seems incomplete! There are some great eateries and a few local...More

Thank Millytravels
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Having previously lived in a converted factory, I loved this shopping area. There is a little bit of everything for everyone here. You have your bakery, coffee shops, ice cream shop and various small businesses stores. It is great for couples, families and if you...More

Thank lindsay_taylor_mba
Reviewed June 18, 2018

The factory is converted into a very cool mall that is what I would call hipster. Good food places, interesting shops. There is a huge guitar store and art shops. It's a place my teenager found to be "awesome." And my little one loved the...More

Thank peacemamasunshine
Reviewed June 10, 2018

WHAT WE LOVED: actual refurbished factory, second-hand leather couches/chairs in huge open sitting area, selection of vendors WHAT WE LIKED: coffee shop, pottery shop WHAT WE'LL DO DIFFERENT NEXT TIME: visit on a Saturday

Thank angelandshawn
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

We had gone to the Visitors Center to find out places around Franklin worth seeing. They suggested The Factory near the water tower, that it’s filled with shops in an old factory. Sunday they had the Farmers Market and that is where the Factory is....More

Thank JenniferSenior
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Tons of great stores and unique items. We stumbled upon a place where you can paint pottery - they fire it and then you come back to pick it up. So much fun.

Thank Lenny B
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HGAL2015
August 8, 2018|
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Response from lindsay_taylor_mba | Reviewed this property |
I believe it opens at 10am on Saturday. Make sure when you go, to check out Five Daughters Bakery. You won’t regret it. Also sometimes there is a Farmer’s market in the back parking lot area behind the factory and it’s a... More
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Don T
September 30, 2015|
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Response from acarmen1 | Reviewed this property |
Don, The address is 230 Franklin Rd, Franklin, TN 37064 Enjoy, I had lots of fun there.
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