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African Craft Market of Rosebank

Cradock Ave, Johannesburg 2121, South Africa
+27 11 442 4488
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Wonderful ART place - not to be missed!

The Art Market is open all day avery day. Greatest place for shopping your souvernirs and pressies... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christina K
Johannesburg, South Africa
Fun array of African crafts

My husband and I left all our South African trip shopping for JoBurg and we were not disappointed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Cradock Ave, Johannesburg 2121, South Africa
+27 11 442 4488
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Art Market is open all day avery day. Greatest place for shopping your souvernirs and pressies, some things sold at the airport for 10 times the price, buy it here directly from the artists and make them happy and you will be happy to....More

Thank Christina K
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I left all our South African trip shopping for JoBurg and we were not disappointed with the Rosebank Arts and Crafts Market. There were many kinds of crafts on offer from bead-work, to wood carvings, paintings, fabrics for many budgets and tastes....More

Thank GMath1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Certainly interesting for people from outside Africa but a little mundane for locals. Lovely beadwork, hats from Lesotho, and many carvings and crafts from Zimbabwe,

Thank SharonVWilson
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a good time browsing the shops and enjoyed the conversations with the sellers. It was good natured and did not feel uncomfortable, as has been the case some places. We wish that we had had more time there, but are really happy with...More

Thank revjcs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The craft market offers a wide range of souvenirs and gifts. Prices are reasonable but don't be shy to negotiate. I would advise starting with a 35-40% discount strategy. The traders are well equipped to renegotiate and sometimes they can get a bit annoying. Get...More

Thank Anil A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed the wares on display, didn't enjoy the over zealous sellers, didn't mind bargaining but as we're not used to such pushy sellers this could be off putting to some

Thank llgoss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to shop for souvenirs and mementos from South Africa and other African countries. Much of it is mass produced but there are also some very nice handmade items for sale. Negotiating is expedited so don't hesitate to give it a...More

Thank thehighroad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great stalls and an amazing and wide variety of gifts, curios, memories of a great trip to south africa. Well worth visiting.

Thank Mandy G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a nice quick stop for us here. A lot of vendfors selling a variety of items but then overall a lot of the same. From wood items ( we bought a pretty salad bowl) to rugs, textile ( fabric) items, statues, jewelry. All...More

Thank Hilary S
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Excellent variety of African curios.Small, medium, large, trinkets, etc. Always bargain,,,,,,,It's expected/ :)

Thank Vernon L
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Questions & Answers
Carmel N
7 June 2017|
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Response from BeneRousseau | Reviewed this property |
Hi some merchants take Credit cards and there are some ATM just outside, so no worries!
16 April 2017|
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Response from Nadia G | Reviewed this property |
I think the rooftop us only on Sundays, and the craft market is there all the time. The rooftop is much larger, but generally most of the items are similar.
26 July 2016|
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Response from ciphernzilch | Reviewed this property |
The African craft market opens at 9AM and closes at 6 PM everyday. The rooftop market, as mentioned by the previous respondent, is open only on Sundays. There are many restaurants inside and around the Rosebank Mall. PS... More