Address: 1560 Craft Center Dr. Smithville, TN 37166 Contact Email: craftcenter@tntech.edu Phone: (615) 597-6801 Fax: (615) 597-6803
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From I-40: take Exit 273, then S. on Hwy. 56 towards Smithville. Immediately after crossing Hurricane Bridge, take left at end of the bridge onto Craft Center Drive and go 1.2m to the parking lots and facilities.


The Gallery at Tennessee Tech Universitys Appalachian Center for Craft is one of the finest retailers of contemporary American fine craft in the southeast. We represent the work of 100+ artists whose work ranges from the contemporary to the traditional.

The Craft Center hosts up to 25 exhibitions annually. Shows range from the works of regional, national and international contemporary craft artists, to our faculty, resident artists and student exhibitions. Find world-class, handmade functional and sculptural fine craft including handblown glass, ceramics, jewelry, furniture, decorative metals and ironwork, quilts, textiles and weaving, clocks, lamps, candles, wood carvings and turned bowls, and books and craft supplies.

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City: Smithville, TN
Region: Middle Tennessee
Subregion: Upper Cumberland

Admission Rates:
The Gallery and exhibitions are free and open to the public.

Hours Open:
Main offices: Mon.-Fri. : 8 am - 4:30 pm Gallery/exhibitions: Mon.-Sun. : 9 am - 5 pm. Gallery/exhibits open seven days a week.

Dates Closed:
Thanksgiving, Dec. 23rd - Jan. 1st, Last two business days of June, Easter

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