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Museo Michoacano de las Artesanias en Exconvento de San Francisco

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Plaza de San Francisco | Vasco de Quiroga y Valladolid, Morelia 58000, Mexico
+52 443 313 1933
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Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

The downstairs contains high quality items at very reasonable prices. My wife definitely plans to return to purchase something during our stay in Morelia.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank tennismaine
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

There is a small museum section upstairs but this is mostly a store and really great store it is. Great high quality products from all around the region on the ground floor. There are some small regional stores upstairs too mostly closed but they seemed...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank catinmexico
Reviewed 15 January 2019

This amazing collection of artisanal work from Michoacán is a true must see. Overall the collection is delightful and illuminating in equal measure.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TomyGunz
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

I love this crafts display in Morelia and came specially to visit it again. I bought a vase that turned out to be porous and spilled water. No one has answered my complaint so far. Management, please get in touch with me to sort this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Camille_vll
Reviewed 18 November 2018

A great combination of a museum of the ARTS AND CRAFTS OF THE SURROUNDING SMALL VILLAGES as well as special exhibits at times. Organized in such a fashion that you understand the specialties of the surrounding towns - to top it off there are working...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 18 November 2018

When I am in Morelia, I always stop by this wonderful shop featuring the best handicrafts in Michoacan. All their items are of top quality, and I usually buy a rebozo in the hard-to-fine Patzcuaro style. There are also gorgeous jewelry, china, glassware, musical instruments,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Parrotharcourt
Reviewed 7 November 2018

This site has examples of the best artisans in the state of Michoacán, most for sale at reasonable prices. There are artists studios upstairs and a nice square in front with a fountain and benches. During the day of the dead, there is a huge...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MaryJo M
Reviewed 6 November 2018

This was a good place to see all the crafts made in Patzcuaro. The building is lovely and historic. I enjoyed going thru all the different types of crafts and the areas that they are from.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank beyondvallarta
Reviewed 8 September 2018

This is a 6-7 room place that shows off all of the area's great artesianas. It's billed as a museum, but really, it's a big crafts store. Everything from huge copper pots to masks, straw figures, and the famous piñas are available for display and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank james p
Reviewed 21 March 2018

This is a unique museum/shop that offers a corridor of rooms that represent different towns in mexico that each produce there own specific "art". The bottom floor is not only products for sale, but a look at many beautiful works of art. Went with my...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Response from at456 | Reviewed this property |
The Hotel Virrey De Mendoza is a few blocks away, probably a five minute walk.