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Address: Oba Elegushi Street | Off Lekki-Epe Expressway Between 4th and 5th Roundabout, Lagos, Nigeria
Phone Number: 08038331862
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Nice friendly market great fun bargaining prices, excellent selection on Nigerian Crafts, paintings etc. plenty of bargains

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
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Lagos, Nigeria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

passed by last weekend for a browse and ended up spending 30,000N of some great big wooden statues from a guy called prince who has a shop down the back of the market. I have bought from him for more than 2 years now and always struck a deal. Hard bargaining is needed.Get there early, the place opens at 9,... More 

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Port Harcourt, Nigeria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Nice friendly market great fun bargaining prices, excellent selection on Nigerian Crafts, paintings etc. plenty of bargains

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Lagos, Nigeria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Lots of fun and interesting items at the Lekki Market. I really like the glass bead art. You need to bargain!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Love this market, if you are in to your African arts and crafts, then you will love it. Hard to find, and rough road to the area, but worth the hassle in getting there. Once you are there, at least 100 stalls selling African arts, masks, furniture, crafts and statues, you can't go wrong. Remember to haggle, start with half... More 

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Lagos, Nigeria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

A wonderful place to visit. So much to see - it has the largest arts and crafts market in all of Africa. You can buy everything there, supermarket items, a substantial fruit and vegetable market, woodcarvers that can make any type of furniture one may commission. everything a tourist may wish to buy to remember their visit to Africa.

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Delhi
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

Crowded and amidst chaos recommendation would be to visit the place only if you are looking at buying some cheap local stuff. The guarantee of products is not really guaranteed. Be prepared to bargain hard. The products are usually similarly most of the shops.

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Lagos, Nigeria
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I have come to this attraction several times in past years, but had to go there recently to get some African items for my friends who came visiting. The last time I came here was in 2009. The market still looked the same. Like most markets, you have to be on the alert and not wear or carry anything that... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The market offers various type of needs i.e. craft, materials, paintings, food and many more. Since time was too short I spent most of it at Craft Market.. Plenty of shops offering various collections but then again, they sell almost the same stuffs!! Watch out, you must be clever to negotiate and make it good bargain, my stuffs was reduced... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

All i can say is its not for the faint hearted! What an incredible experience. Don't bring anything valuable and try to go with a local. bargain down (divide by 3 then meet each other half way). All the best!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

You can get things you could never find anywhere else here. Everything is rather cheap if you know how to bargain a good deal, it is the most important thing here, like a ritual! Traditional clothes, shoes and accessories are amazing!

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