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Mercado de Artesanias

Lucas Balderas S/N | Plaza Lanaton, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
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Best place to shop in San Miguel!

I by far enjoyed shopping here! Great place to get something for everyone. Make sure you allow for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
elizabethanndarilek
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San Antonio, Texas
complete your trip with a market visit

A long, narrow shopping alley is home to the prolific handcrafts of Mexico. This market ends into... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
SaraF742
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Denver, Colorado
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This small market is located on a narrow side street.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“fun items” (2 reviews)
“craft market” (2 reviews)
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Lucas Balderas S/N | Plaza Lanaton, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I by far enjoyed shopping here! Great place to get something for everyone. Make sure you allow for at least a couple of hours to shop here.

Thank elizabethanndarilek
Reviewed 31 July 2017

A long, narrow shopping alley is home to the prolific handcrafts of Mexico. This market ends into the food, housewares, clothing and flower market. You may have Mexican accents for your home, but you'll surely find something else. For me it was an unusual, skirt...More

Thank SaraF742
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This market has absolutely everything you can imagine, from pottery to food to metal works, and everything in between. We found that we were not able to bargain very effectively here, probably because there is so much traffic, but we enjoyed walking around.

Thank woozel
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The Mercado is a great place to find everything from clothing, jewelry, souvenirs, and home decor. All merchants will negotiate prices - some reducing the price by up to 25%. Merchants are extremely friendly and speak English. U.S. dollar is accepted at a reasonable conversion...More

1  Thank BSA74
Reviewed 16 May 2017

A great mix of the local trinkets and folk art. Plan your day and give yourself time, there is a lot to see. You need to really look and take the time if you want to find the unusual.

Thank cynconno
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Interesting place! Bargain! Truly unique place...anything from food to shoes, to toys. Lots to see......and cheap prices!

Thank Janeedoe415
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

If you're going to buy any silver or gifts, this is the place to get the best deals than other stores around the center of town. So, it's worth visiting. :)

Thank Yvonne L
Reviewed 3 May 2017

It's a picturesque few blocks of stalls, but you won't find much more treasure than you can in Laredo or Tijuana.

Thank Deb B
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

A mixture of cheap and nasty souvenirs and really nice hand crafts. The longer halls which run between Calles Loretto and Colegio are where you will find all the nick-nacks and hand-crafts. At the eastern end you can find the clothes, food and produce sections....More

Thank Finnyboy
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We spent two weeks in SMA and frequented the Mercado de Artesanias many times. We shopped there, as most do, and brought home many beautiful linens, dishes, clothing and art, but what we really really REALLY loved was eating there! We had a couple of...More

Thank deniseg12345
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