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Address: 33/12-A, Bagichi Binda Baghat, Fatehabad Road, Agra, India
Phone Number: +(91)-(562)-2330469
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I will validate previous reviewers impressions of this place. I will admit that I was tired when led to this last stop on our tour. The tour of the Taj was so wonderful, I let my... read more

1 of 5 starsReviewed January 13, 2015
GeorgiaA1980
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Savannah, Georgia
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Savannah, Georgia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

I will validate previous reviewers impressions of this place. I will admit that I was tired when led to this last stop on our tour. The tour of the Taj was so wonderful, I let my guard down when taken to this "handicrafts exhibit." It was interesting and the work was beautiful but way out of my budget. I also... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

In June I purchased a Chess board and stand from this company. They are very high pressure sales people that try to get you to buy everything at very high inflated prices. I had them agree to ship the item to Canada for July 15th however it never arrived. I filed a chargeback and then the company sent it to... More 

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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I had a day visit to agra. My travel agent introduced me to a Taj Mahal ans Red fort Guide... after we finish the two locations, the guide let me to this one store. Which is life handicraft.. the guide told me that they were the one who made the taj mahal and thier family was the 8 or 9th... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

My two small jewellery boxes that cost me a ridiculous $120 AUD are both chipped and one of them is so broken that it almost seems like the chalk like copies they showed us at the showroom as scams on the road. To be completely honest, I felt like I was almost MADE to to buy the 2 boxes and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Bozeman, Montana, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

I am certain this shop also goes by "Marble Art Palace" as that is the name with the same number as above listed on my receipt for the highly overpriced table top I purchased. My husband and I were on a much smaller tour and later realized we were being "wined and dinned." I will never purchase anything in another... More 

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Dallas, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

DO NOT buy from UP Marble Crafts Palace on Fatehabad Road!! They only show you the first big room with their most expensive items! Thinking this was the only room and only items they have to offer, my husband and I bought a 12x12 table top marble plate as a gift for our 1 year anniversary. The sales people said... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

Don't buy anything at this shop! Tourst scam! As others have warned global tourists, this shop tries to cheat you to the max! My worst experience was that, like others, I did not receive the item I orderd to be delivered to my home outside India (Japan). The English-speaking sales emphasized that they would use FedEx or something similar to... More 

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Kickatinalong
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123 reviews 123 reviews
38 attraction reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

If you are on a day trip tour of Agra, you WILL end up here...Guaranteed. After visiting some poor souls stuck under a stairwell working on marble creations (supposedly the descendants of the the Taj creators!) you will be needlessly herded into the first of 2 display rooms. They will demonstrate their wares, postage techniques, and scraps of musty torn... More 

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Bostonian turned Floridian
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127 reviews 127 reviews
41 attraction reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

I had the pieces I purchased in Agra from Unique shipped to me in the US. I did not receive what I ordered. The proprietor and I have since resolved the dispute. The facts of this time-consuming and stressful situation are below. When I got the incorrect pieces, I emailed the merchant a few times and got no response. I... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Cascavel, PR
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2012

I want to add some impressions to the review made by "BornForTravel". I felt the same when I realized that this store had two rooms, and they only show the second cheaper one after you're done with the first room. This is a proof (first one) of their dishonesty. Moreover, it's strange, to a first (and last) time visitor in... More 

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