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Richardsons Trading Company

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Address: 222 West 66th Ave., Gallup, NM 87301
Phone Number: 505.722.4762
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"Oldest Company in Town"

They sell all American Native kind of jewelry & rugs store. That store about 100 years old. They are very honest in business.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Jayantibhai P
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English first
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123 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Richardson's Trading Companyoffers a mind-boggling assortment of high quality Native American crafts. One side of the large store offers pawned items for sale, everything from concha belts to guns. The other side of the store has new items including pots, weavings, jewelry and kachinas. Everything is high quality and prices are fair. The staff is well informed. Richardson's is one... More 

Thank DEngelJ
4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A museum where you can buy anything. It is freaking awesome! Everything is top-notch and worth the extra buck to know that you're getting high quality, authentic items! Definitely go here (even if you don't plan on shopping), it's worth it!

Thank Tiffany-Justin B
Gallup, New Mexico
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45 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Richardson's Trading has a vast inventory that includes Navajo rugs, Pueblo pottery, handmade jewelry by Hopi, Navajo, Zuni, and other craftsmen, pawn, and much more. The Richardson family has been involved in trading for over 100 years.

Thank Steve K
Santa Fe, New Mexico
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in Gallup overnight and stopped by Richardsons Trading Company store to take a look. We were told by friends this was the place to shop in Gallup. We were greeted by Sue who happens to be the granddaughter of the owner. The store dates back about 100 years so this is significant. Her father is in his 90's and... More 

Thank DAWN788
Province of Rome, Italy
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104 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On my last trip, my wife and I stopped by Richardsons. She was overwhelmed to say the least. She purchased several pieces and they we were given a private tour of the rug room. What a treat! It is a shame that the children of the weavers have not taken the trade. We were told that within 10-15 years it... More 

Thank Lloyd M
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They sell all American Native kind of jewelry & rugs store. That store about 100 years old. They are very honest in business.

Thank Jayantibhai P
Placitas, New Mexico
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did not expect the excellent treatment we received when we went to Richardsons Trading. My wife and I are aficionados of all things western and we were not disappointed at Richardsons. Helping the local American Indians, we learned how trading posts and pawn really worked. Natives pawn so many items of great value and then take them back out... More 

Thank SnakeWhip
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159 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

this is every kids fantasy with toys, rings, rugs, pottery, books, music and more……and there is plenty for the adults as well, though much more sophisticated and much more expensive. their pawn section is wonderful….

Thank scott53Wisconsin
Des Moines, Iowa
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15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

Want something from the southwest, want something Native American, want jewelry, pottery, rugs? This is the place to go. They have a huge selection of these items. The staff knows their business, and they have been in business for a long time. Try to get them to talk about their pawn business - very interesting and informative about southwestern culture.

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Melbourne, Australia
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Very old, feature packed store, with a fascinating array of Indian wares and a lovely salesman of old world charm. Unfortunately everything for sale was well above our merge budget and we left, empty handed.

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