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Address: Palafox y Mendoza #1413 | City Center, Puebla 72000, Mexico
Phone Number: 522222461215
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Sun 9:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sat 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Traditional Talavera workshop. Our artisans produce 100% hand made ceramics...

Traditional Talavera workshop. Our artisans produce 100% hand made ceramics certified for its high quality with denomination of origin. Visit us to learn about the production process on our free guided tours and see an exhibition of our work. We are located only a few blocks from the city center!

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The Place for Quality Talavera

Besides learning the fabrication process, here you can see the artists at work. Each product is a signed piece and original. For lovers of this type of quality pottery, the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
kehoedds
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Merida
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Merida
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192 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Besides learning the fabrication process, here you can see the artists at work. Each product is a signed piece and original. For lovers of this type of quality pottery, the variety is large and unique. They take credit cards and will ship.

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Thank kehoedds
Copenhagen, Denmark
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

Fantastic ceramic workshop! Really cool stuff, super friendly and knowledgeable staff and then of course the setting is amazing and authentic…I could just sit in that garden the whole day with cold drink and relax to the sound of trickling water in the many fountains! My biggest problem is that I still have a few months left of travelling with... More 

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Thank GodfredHansenNord
Chelem
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35 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

We spent a fun and educational morning at the factory/showroom, as our friendly English speaking guide took us through the entire operation. He started by showing us how the clay was mixed, how the pieces were formed, how they were decorated and how they were fired in the huge gas kilns. The operation, which is in its nineteenth year, is... More 

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Thank Jeff G
San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

The talavera products made here are so beautiful and there is so much attention to the detail of each product. The tour is free and very informative as to the process of making talavera tile, dishes, vases, etc. We liked their talavera patterns and use of natural dyes the best out of all the talavera places we visited in Puebla.... More 

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Thank dahuntraveler
New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

This is the place to go to find high quality products and to learn about the process of making pottery! The staff was very welcoming and showed us the entire process. While they welcome tourist it had a very authentic feeling, you could tell they were proud to share their art with us, rather than just accompany us to the... More 

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Thank Sanj K
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

One of the must-do things in Puebla is visit a Talavera workshop and see these traditional ceramic pieces. During our stay we probably visited more than five shops dedicated only to Talavera and this was by far our favorite. The workshop manager gave us a tour and while he knew English it didn't feel like a fake tourist attraction. We... More 

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2 Thank Charlotte N
Bellevue, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I was in Puebla for work a couple of weeks ago, but had the opportunity to escape for a couple of hours. I chose Talavera de la Luz because it is very close to the city center and so, it is very convenient. They gave me at our of their facility and the process of pottery making and I was... More 

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Thank Barbara S
Kennesaw, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

Although the prices are a little high we were taken on a tour of the facility. Everything is made, by hand, from start to finish. The tour guide was very polite and spoke decent enough English that we never had a problem understanding him. The talavera is authentic and they place their credentials on every piece so you know exactly... More 

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Thank Samuel J
Paris, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

This was the most beautiful ceramic workshop from our entire trip to Mexico! Such a beautiful craft, the artisans here are true artists!! We had a great tour, and the staff was super nice. They have a beautiful shop but they were not pushy like in most of the other places we visited. They didn't need to as we for... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I love pottery and emailed the staff a few days before my visit. They responded immediately and offered to arrange a free tour in English so I could learn about the entire process of making talavera. My tour of the small production facilities was wonderful and eye-opening---I had no idea how much work goes into making each piece which is... More 

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