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La Casa de las Artesanias de Oaxaca

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Amazing selection of Oaxacan arts and crafts

We did most of our shopping for gifts here, they seem to have a bit of everything and very good... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2018
Santiago, Mexico
We adore this place and will return again this trip!

What is there not to like? This is a collective, so we knew that every peso of profit went directly... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
Kennett Square, PA
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We are a craftsmen's Community that seeks to put in high place Oaxaca's name with the crafts, follow us and fall in love!!
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Calle de Mariano Matamoros 105 | Centro, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 516 5062
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

We did most of our shopping for gifts here, they seem to have a bit of everything and very good prices. We liked knowing that it is a cooperative of local artisans.

Thank Santiagograndma
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

What is there not to like? This is a collective, so we knew that every peso of profit went directly to the artists in the various communities represented. By shopping here I felt I could not only purchase something beautiful from Oaxaca but also help...More

Thank PA610
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

This place has everything art related. It is amazing!!! It is a shop so everything is a more expensive than if you went to a stand, but the stand people might overcharge you so this place is one of the best. It’s centrally located and...More

Thank Megan W
Reviewed 7 February 2017

You will have the chance of admiring and buying at reasonable prices the products of some of the best artisans of Oaxaca: from pottery to painted fantastic animals to materials and bags and clothes and jewelry.... Do not miss it!!! The Casa de las Artesanias...More

2  Thank Silvia L
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

I know my Mexican handicrafts and these are good value. High quality artesanal pieces for fixed prices. Especially like the selection of alebrijes. Brightly coloured Oaxaca style animals, some mythical.

1  Thank Corneel K
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Good variety of folk art, generally mid range. You won't generally find top end stuff here, but you will find very charming and giftable items.

1  Thank brownsteindl
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Attractive inventory at reasonable prices with helpful but not pushy help, some of whom speak at least some English. Well-displayed items of many types, including some clothing.

Thank Barb S
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Nice ambience and no pressure selling The staff leave you to browse but are there to help if needed.Nice diverse selection of artesanal crafts and not overpriced.I preferred to shop there than at the markets.

1  Thank Geraldine D
Reviewed 18 November 2016

great artisan gift shop with a wide variety of crafts and art. lots of choice. high end and low end cool stuff.

Thank Lawrence M
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This shop is lovely and seems to be a collective. We bought a few little things here. It was nice to be able to look at all the types of crafts in one place. I prefer to buy from individuals when possible, to be sure...More

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Response from ShadManDu | Reviewed this property |
We didn't have our purchases shipped back but they did a great job of wrapping everything and it traveled perfectly.