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Puerto Rican Art & Crafts

204 Calle de La Fortaleza, San Juan 00901-1612, Puerto Rico
+1 787-725-5596
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More authentic gifts for your budget, whatever it is

A lovely shop with many artists represented. The staff is helpful, and the store isn't crowded with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kansas City, Missouri
Wonderful Vacation especially in February

I loved my trip to San Juan. Its so beautiful and clean. I really like both of the hotels i stayed... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sherry L
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If you are looking for traditional and contemporary Puerto Rican arts and crafts, this store located in Old San Juan offers a wide range of items, from hand carvings to ceramic objects.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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204 Calle de La Fortaleza, San Juan 00901-1612, Puerto Rico
+1 787-725-5596
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely shop with many artists represented. The staff is helpful, and the store isn't crowded with items, though it is a bit heavy on the Three Kings art (it may be a Puerto Rican thing that's difficult to avoid). You will find paintings, framed...More

Thank Erikita101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved my trip to San Juan. Its so beautiful and clean. I really like both of the hotels i stayed in. El Convento was AmaZing. this store is very nice with the most phenomenal art by a local artist. I can not wait to...More

Thank Sherry L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I always want to buy local art when I travel. This place had a terrific selection of all sorts of local art. Bought a few different pieces! Highly recommend for great art at reasonable prices!

Thank thehandychik
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Our favorite souvenirs from Puerto Rico came from this shop; they offer authentic, handmade, original items not found elsewhere. Touristy shops are abundant, but true local, authentic items are hard to come-by in Old San Juan, and this shop has them. Prices are reasonable and...More

Thank FourBeavers
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Art, jewelry, coffee, packaged cookies, and alcohol-this store has so much and it is beautifully presented. It would be easy to find souvenirs for gifts or to remember Puerto Rico. My teens love art and really enjoyed spending time in this store.

Thank seethesightsUSA
Reviewed 4 March 2017

All the items at the Puerto Rican Art & Crafts store are made locally, are high quality, and are varying price points. You are bound to find the perfect souvenir to take home. They sell jewelry, rum, paintings, food items (such as rum cake, sauces,...More

Thank Melinda C
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Tony owns the shop and he's great. He can tell you all about the art, where it came from, what it means, etc. We bought some Santos and he helped us pick out the right ones--we were looking for the saint of animals, the saint...More

1  Thank Lori M
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I was sent to this shop by my guesthouse host when I told her we were looking for authentic Santos (wooden statues of the saints with a background of religious worship that have been taken on by local artisans in modern days) and she did...More

Thank CJThom79
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

I make a point to visit art co-ops and stops like this when visiting a city, and PR A & C did not disappoint. I was delighted by all the mediums that were available, and the quality of the work. I gravitated to the ceramics...More

Thank psa2
Reviewed 24 November 2016

I went to this store after reading about shopping in Puerto Rico on the internet. It does not disappoint! It is full of treasures from local artists, something for everyone. The prices are very reasonable and I got some of my Christmas shopping done. The...More

1  Thank Betsi C
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is there a continental breakfast
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Response from Ricardo V | Reviewed this property |
its a gift shop
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How do you get there?
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Response from MarFis | Reviewed this property |
Address is 204 Cll Fortaleza, San Juan, 00901, Puerto Rico. It's in Old San Juan. Once we parked in the parking garage near the marina, I was able to use my phone's map to find it. It took only 5 minutes to walk there from... More