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Amazing collection of folk art

A wonderful collection of folk art. The owners bring the best for you to purchase at reasonable... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Denver, Colorado
All Original -Always Different

This gallery is family run and all creations are original, diverse, incredible & constantly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Debra Jean S
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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“mayer shacter”(30 reviews)
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We are open BY APPOINTMENT only and usually have an Open House the last weekend of every month from noon to 5 pm. Please check our weekly ad in Atencion for directions to the gallery and contact information. Please note: We are NOT a "Museum" or an...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Camino Antiguo Ferrocarril # 14 | Colonia El Cortijo, San Miguel de Allende 37893, Mexico
+52 415 185 2225
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's truly a destination to go here from SMA. Hire a cab & make a reservation to let them know you're coming. You can browse as long as you like; and if possible, see if you can go inside their private home collection. The exteriors...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful collection of folk art. The owners bring the best for you to purchase at reasonable prices. And they share their private collection. All this in a beautiful location. You will not want to rush through this gallery.

Thank Itravelalittle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This gallery is family run and all creations are original, diverse, incredible & constantly changing. Take your visitors here. They have a Facebook page -!advertise openings & special events.

Thank Debra Jean S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love visiting here and taking friends to see one of the best collections of native art. They always seem to have the highest quality and by far the best selection. A great place to buy someone special a wonderful gift that will be remembered.

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful collection of all types of folk art. It's unique and incredible. There is so many things to look at and purchase.

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Don’t miss this. It’s a carefully curated selection of the best folk art/handcrafted items. We all bought beautiful things. I left some things I wish I’d picked up. I will definitely go back. The architecture of the house and gallery are fabulous, too. Allow enough...More

Thank Susie G
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

This is an exceptional experience! Unusual, beautiful crafts presented beautifully. I’ve been to a lot of galleries but few come close to this one! Don’t miss it!

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Mayer took us around his gallery. There were 9 of us and we all had to buy something, something very beautiful. Don’t miss coming to this amazing gallery

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Reviewed 20 October 2018

This gallery is worth the trek, if not for the collection of the amazing art for a view of the beautifully designed gallery, home and surrounding landscape. If you take a cab, you can negotiate to have them wait (for a fee) or schedule a...More

Thank mcf96
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Went there during an open house and was so impressed with the quality and variety of the art Mayer Shacter, the owner, has to offer. We had no difficulty finding it with our GPS. The grounds are beautiful and you can roam them during your...More

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Jenny O
2 August 2018|
Response from thinkmodern | Property representative |
We're open by appointment Monday - Friday from 11 a.m. and take our last appointment at 3 pm. During the fall we'll be open Sat. from 11 - 1 pm and we're closed on Sunday. We have an Open House with no appointment needed... More
8 June 2018|
Response from mayershacter | Property representative |
Yes, we facilitate shipping all over the world. Shipping to the U.S. usually goes by DHL air. The cost is relative to the value and size of the item.