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The Factory at Franklin

Open Now: 10:00 - 22:00
Open today: 10:00 - 22:00
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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 5 days ago
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 10 July 2018
San Marcos, TX
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“farmers market”(27 reviews)
“unique shops”(17 reviews)
“pottery shop”(4 reviews)
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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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
230 Franklin Rd, Franklin, TN 37064-2256
+1 615-791-1777
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Reviewed today

The Factory is and old stove factory and is now a venue with food, shopping and shows. On top of all this the Franklin Farmers Market is held here every Saturday all year round. There is renovations going on and I am not sure what...More

Thank glassymom
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This used to be a great place to go. But recently many stores have left and are now empty. Worthy of the trip is the donut shop in the factory. Worlds best donuts.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 5 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 11 August 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 10 July 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 9 July 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 7 July 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 19 June 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 18 June 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 11 June 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
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8 August 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
Don T
1 October 2015|
Response from acarmen1 | Reviewed this property |
Don, The address is 230 Franklin Rd, Franklin, TN 37064 Enjoy, I had lots of fun there.