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Mercado de Artesanias

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A must when in SMA

I love to go through the mercado and talk to the vendors. There are many different items her... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
DeLora F
Go here to feel like a local

This market has everything you can dream of and more! It's full of life, energy, color, and food... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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This small market is located on a narrow side street.
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Lucas Balderas S/N | Plaza Lanaton, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love to go through the mercado and talk to the vendors. There are many different items her - pottery, jewelery, some clothes, 'folk art' ie...catrinas, friedas, herbal remedies, embroidered throw pillow covers, shawls, food - cooked and veggie stands, plastic stuff, leather goods, masks,...More

Thank DeLora F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This market has everything you can dream of and more! It's full of life, energy, color, and food. Be sure to keep walking and exploring every nook and cranny because the market goes on and on into the streets once you have exited the main...More

3  Thank chachalarena
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

The place is a fun place to visit and the atmosphere and ambiance reminds me of the indoor market in Guadalajara. Lots of merchandise available but after a while you notice that it is almost all the same. I was really disappointed when I turned...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2018

I had wanted to go to this market forever. This last trip (August) I went to it. Honestly, I was disappointed. I figured I'd see many artisans and some different things that wouldn't be found in the regular tourist shops around the main square... not...More

Thank Joy F
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Being that this is SMA, I had high expectations for this place. It is basically one long street. The artesanías themselves are beautiful, by i found a lot of the stalls had similar items for sale. It was still a good, quick time filler. You...More

Thank soyalicia
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Yes, we found lots of handicrafts at reasonable prices at this open air mercado. Don't miss it! A fun place to look for embroidered items, silver jewelry, pottery, rugs, clothes, etc.

Thank texascinzia1
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We enjoyed spending a few hours at the artisans' market and were able to get a lot of our Christmas shopping done for many friends ... at bargain prices. Be aware that some shops/stalls are cheap goods but others have good quality products at really...More

Thank HRIII
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Enjoyed the different vendors, eat RED corn on the cob, fresh watermelon, picked up a few things. A great leisure was to spend a few hours.

Thank tommyhJ8415SK
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Easy to get to, just a few blocks from the Jardin. It's an uphill walk, sometimes steep, but worth every step. Lots of Mexican artesanias (art & craft). The prices are great. I didn't find better places elsewhere. Many items I found no where else....More

1  Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Glad I discovered this Artist Market, that is open daily, compared to others. Huge selection of folk crafts and much less expensive than stores around the Jardin.

1  Thank sfwon
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soyalicia
13 July 2018|
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Response from Gary L | Reviewed this property |
There is an autopista that runs from Moroleon to Celaya, once in Celaya it is about one hour to San Miguel -- buses run regularly along both routes. Check the map and ask if you need specific details.
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ohbarbi13
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Response from Gary L | Reviewed this property |
yes, the glass and brass is easy to find, one of the real traditional handicrafts of the area, check in the mercado de artesanias, and if not there, check a couple of the handcraft stores on zacateros, there is one near... More
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