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Great spot for art. Exhibits and glass blowing

What a pleasant surprise at the amount of art and exhibits . Free admission and lots of parking... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
Allansha
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New York City, New York
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Visoted the banana factory and found it bery interesting. Lots of different expression and also the... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
gladiator428
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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise at the amount of art and exhibits . Free admission and lots of parking here. Opportunity to purchase as well. A great spot to visit with plenty of free parking. You will be happy for this diversion for the arts

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Allansha
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We really had no idea what to expect and were a bit disappointed that not many exhibits were there during our visit. Very pleased that parking was free and we Banana Factory was easy to find. The items displayed on the walls were lovely. We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

Visoted the banana factory and found it bery interesting. Lots of different expression and also the laboratory was very nice. Willing to see it again and a must see place if you are visiting Bethlehem. .

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank gladiator428
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We visited on Father's Day. I wish I had known that the factory would be basically closed. The layout is kind of like a school where every artist has their own room. While we could see into the studios, art, pottery, glass blowing, etc.... unfortunately,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Zuzanecka
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

One of our favorite places for 1st Friday. Great galleries and demonstrations. I was here doing a photo shoot in the glass blowing studio and it was amazing. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank All_Points_Images
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Great place to stroll around. There are interesting art exhibits, artist studios, glass blowing, dance classes, etc. What a neat place. Don't miss the bus stop shelter out in front!

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank schmutaki
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great place full of local and abroad artists. They have a main gallery that shows off artist in such a grand manner. Love going often with the kids, or date night and even myself. First Friday events are always fun!!

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank 69susan
Reviewed 2 December 2016

An old factory converted into arts and dance studios - love the use of the place! Met with staff who are knowledgeable, enthusiastic and friendly ... great art classes on offer for kids and adults!

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Linda V
Reviewed 15 September 2016

My boyfriends son had a school project that involved going to the banana factory and talking to artists, so we tagged along. So glad we did! This is an amazing space, I'm sure the exhibits are ever-changing but I do believe there's some permanent installations....More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Karlise13
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The Banana Factory (a former fruit distributor) is a apace for artists to have studio space, a craft shop, a glass blowing studio and a place to see art shows, take an arts class or enjoy a first Friday. On the First Friday evening of...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank daanddo
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