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Art Box Belize arts & crafts center

46 Mile Western Hwy., Belmopan, Belize
+501 822-2233
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Surprisingly lovely place with beautiful arts and handcrafts

This shop was unique in decor and beautifully appointed. They sell everything from jewelry and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
LisaJane222
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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
My visit to the Art Box

Passed this place all the time but didn't know what was inside. Thanks to Mr. Ariola our tour guide... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
chamor2547
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Belize City, Belize
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Art Box is an arts and crafts center located in the hidden jewel of the Caribbean, Belize. This lush tropical country located in Central America has provided the inspiration for the Belize art that we take pride in offering to the world. Art Box have been designing and producing, elegant, high quality products inspired by the rich Belize and Caribbean culture since 1996. We place the utmost importance on sharing authentic Belizean art with our customers, and in turn introducing the world to the culture of our magnificent country, Belize. The authenticity of our products is evident in the fact that 90% of our merchandise is made by Art Box & local artists. This allows us to provide a revenue and support for our local artists and in turn share their work and Belize culture with you. Art Box have one true focus, and that is to allow everyone access to the products of Belize so that no matter where you are in the world, we can bring the best of Belize to your doorstep.
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46 Mile Western Hwy., Belmopan, Belize
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+501 822-2233
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This shop was unique in decor and beautifully appointed. They sell everything from jewelry and T-shirts to artwork, furniture and handcrafted wooden items: something for everyone.

Thank LisaJane222
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Johnny C, Public Relations Manager at Art Box Belize arts & crafts center, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are glad you had a good time at Art Box and in Belize!

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Passed this place all the time but didn't know what was inside. Thanks to Mr. Ariola our tour guide who stopped in with my group and believe me I was amazed what all that was inside. Lots of arts, craft, souvenirs, books etc. The ambience...More

Thank chamor2547
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Johnny C, Public Relations Manager at Art Box Belize arts & crafts center, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit at Art Box, We hope you come back soon, there will soon be a restaurant as well. Thank you for the great review!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The layout, floor treatments, and decor in general are very engaging. They have everything form books and trinkets to art and furnishings. They are always welcoming and you're bound to find something you like there. Henry Dunster's prints of Maya monuments are still available even...More

Thank Anabel-2013
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Johnny C, Public Relations Manager at Art Box Belize arts & crafts center, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the great review, come again soon!

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Lots of really unique locally made gift items. Wide variety of items to choose from - especially liked that they had a Christian book/gift section.

Thank Colleen T
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Johnny C, Public Relations Manager at Art Box Belize arts & crafts center, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are glad you enjoyed your visit, come back soon!

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

This is a unique shopping experience . Local artist housed in a great building . There is something for everyone . Resonably priced and fun to shop

Thank liketotravel016
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Johnny C, Manager at Art Box Belize arts & crafts center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thank you, glad you enjoy your visit!!

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Super selection of local arts and crafts. Sometimes they have a furniture that is one of a kind. In need of a new jewelry box? This is your place to find a gorgeous handmade wooden one. If for no other reason, stop in to see...More

Thank Sherry S
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Johnny C, Public Relations Manager at Art Box Belize arts & crafts center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

We are so glad you had a great time in Art Box!!

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Great inventory of unique items including art, furniture and jewelry. Most of the furniture featured natural grain mahogany wood that would be wonderful for any upscale home.

Thank Samsmom47
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Johnny C, Public Relations Manager at Art Box Belize arts & crafts center, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Many thanks, we hope you had a great time in Belize; feel free visit our site before your next visit in Belize, enjoy your day!

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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We stopped at the Art Box on the way back to where we were staying, and were very pleasantly surprised by the quality, selection and quantity of local crafts. It’s was very nice. Wood work, paintings, textiles, and much more! I’d definitely recommend it!

Thank mlowder500
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Johnny C, Public Relations Manager at Art Box Belize arts & crafts center, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

Thank you very much for your recommended, we wish y'all had a great time in Belize!

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

This was not a part of our plan, stumbled upon it and decided to stop. Very glad we did, great gifts and coffee drinks. This is a must do, we even stopped again before we left. Lots of wood bowls, cutting boards, rolling pins, etc....More

Thank Sue D
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Johnny C, Public Relations Manager at Art Box Belize arts & crafts center, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

We wish y'all had a great time in Belize and thanks for stopping by Art Box twice!! The Art Box Cafe proudly prepares its delightful coffee only with Belize organic coffee bean, we are so glad y'all enjoyed. Thank you and enjoy your great day!

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

A very good art gallery and gift shop. Artfully presented, interesting interior and 100% good vibes. Coffee bar, clean bathrooms and lots of things you want to take home. Very fair prices (they supply gift shops elsewhere who mark things up). A great stop on...More

Thank Islandlover108
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Johnny C, Public Relations Manager at Art Box Belize arts & crafts center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Thanks for visiting Art Box, we hope to see you again on your next visit to Belize!

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