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Red Shed Craft Warehouse

Dock Rd, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 21 419 2885
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English first
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I went in here looking for some cheap nicnacs for the kids at home. Everything was so expensive, more for collectors of art rather than the average tourist. Beautiful things though!

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Cape Town
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221 reviews 221 reviews
149 attraction reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

great place for Tourists to purchase traditional artefacts without having to leave town and have to a shady part of town. tourists can feel safe.

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Hamilton, Canada
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362 reviews 362 reviews
255 attraction reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Located in the V&A waterfront, this is a great place to connect with South African artists and their work. NOTE: on the V&A map this is called the Red Shed Craft Workshop. While some of the stalls sell mass produced souvenirs, many sell one-of-a-kind items that make for excellent souvenirs of your visit to South Africa. The building is attached... More 

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46 reviews 46 reviews
17 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I found the most beautiful crafts, clothing, paintings, beading and more here. If you want a wide range of shopping for any age or gender, you must stop here. My favorite was the paintings of the chanti towns with the 3D metal roofs, children's clothing and beaded animals

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ajijic, Jalisco
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9 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

We found some splendid artwork by Simon at the Flower Shop in the Red Shed Craft Market And wonderful carving by Solid Form The largest carvings are huge and the detail phenomenal

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