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Mercado Artesanias

Calle Benio Juarez & Avenida Negrete, Tijuana, Mexico
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Good for experiencing a taste of Mexico

I had never been to Mexico and since I was in San Diego, decided to drive over to TJ to do some... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2017
Hunter k
Not much fun; didn't see any tourists

Went to TJ with a friend from overseas on Sunday. Mercado Artesanias was dead, no tourist as... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2017
Alex N
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San Diego, California
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“stained glass” (2 reviews)
“concrete” (2 reviews)
“pottery” (2 reviews)
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Calle Benio Juarez & Avenida Negrete, Tijuana, Mexico
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"stained glass"
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"concrete"
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"pottery"
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"clothing"
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"paintings"
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"bargain"
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"photos"
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"mercado"
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"souvenirs"
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"market"
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"shopping"
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"mexico"
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

I had never been to Mexico and since I was in San Diego, decided to drive over to TJ to do some sight seeing and shopping. The most interesting sight was a donkey painted with black strips to like a zebra and available for photos...More

7  Thank Hunter k
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Went to TJ with a friend from overseas on Sunday. Mercado Artesanias was dead, no tourist as expected. I felt bad for the vendors. Left quickly.

Thank Alex N
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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Go see Pedro for the best silver jewelry quality and prices. His shop is in the back on the far left.

2  Thank derbna
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

Having been to quite a few arts and crafts markets in Latin America, this one in Tijuana doesn't hold a candle to what I've seen and that's why I've rated it as just average. However, if you like talavera pottery, there's LOTS and LOTS of...More

1  Thank maringfro
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

I walked two miles from my hotel to check out the Artesanias Market. I still couldn't see it-it is not marked very clearly. I saw some concrete lawn pieces and walked toward them and it turned out that this was the market. If I hadn't...More

1  Thank Tina H
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Whether you walk from the border or take a taxi you'll find the craft items here a great adventure. If you walk the cement walkway, with stairs, from the border across the Tijuana River, through shopping areas and plazas and over roadways it's harder, but...More

Thank evenyl
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Reviewed 8 April 2016

If you want pottery, items made of concrete or metal, go to this place. You buy staff here at a quarter of the pray they sell them just a few blocks away in downtown around the big arch. If you like paintings, look for a...More

2  Thank Dudy D
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Reviewed 16 September 2013

Mercado Artesanias, tucked up close to the border east of Revolucion, is a great place to shop for curios and souvenirs. There you’ll find furniture, statues, cast cement garden furniture, shoes & boots, stained glass, ceramics, clothing, blankets, leather, glass, carved wood and worked metal,...More

7  Thank bazi43
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