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Mercado de Artesanias

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Everything you can imagine made by local artisans. Take your time and wander through the one stop... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Annie H
Gabriola Island
lots of artesans

What a fun shopping center for just about everything you might want. Many vendors with everything... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Medford, Oregon
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“main market”(2 reviews)
This small market is located on a narrow side street.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Everything you can imagine made by local artisans. Take your time and wander through the one stop kind of shopping area.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Annie H
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fun shopping center for just about everything you might want. Many vendors with everything from food to housewares to clothing - you name it might just be here

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Kyra_casaviveconfe
Reviewed 11 October 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DeLora F
Reviewed 10 October 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank umpa49
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

Date of experience: August 2018
1  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

Date of experience: July 2018
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.

Date of experience: August 2017
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

Date of experience: June 2018
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.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tommyhJ8415SK
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13 July 2018|
Response from garylK5145JP | 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.
30 March 2018|
Response from garylK5145JP | 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