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Gallup Flea Market

State Route 666, New Mexico, Gallup, NM
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Ranked #6 of 12 attractions in Gallup
Type: Flea/ Street Markets
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English first
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

A great place for buying local artifacts, jewelry and delicious food. The stone jewelry are an excellent buy. Good quality.

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Platteville, WI
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Once you stop you will always come back. It's always on my agenda to pick up the fresh roasted green chili peppers fresh ground blue corn flour. Once you have had blue corn pancakes fried in coconut oil and scrambled eggs covered with peppers you know you have been to Gallup and sure to come back for more.

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Marstons Mills, Massachusetts
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63 reviews 63 reviews
27 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

My friend told me not to expect too much at this flea market - but it way exceeded my expectations. You could find everything here from horses to handmade Navajo jewelry to mutton stew to a saddle. Once you buy jewelry direct from the Navajo here, you won't want to pay the high prices you see in Albuquerque or Santa... More

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Fountain Hills, Arizona
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Each Saturday (check what times of the year it's open) there is this wonderful flea market just north of downtown Gallup (off of I-40) on the east side of Rt. 666. Gallup is the unofficial capitol of the Navajo Nation and we always stop there overnight to and from our drives to Durango, Santa Fe, and Albuquerque from the Phoenix... More

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Sunbury, Ohio
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78 reviews 78 reviews
12 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013 via mobile

After hearing about the flea market through trip advisor and tour books we decided to check it out. What an amazing experience getting to look at the authentic jewelry and crafts to trying the local foods and drinks brought an entire new culture into our lives. It is worth a stop for sure.

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Gallup, New Mexico
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

The Gallup flea market is well worth a visit...not so much for the "finds" , but for the opportunity to mix with the native American community. On a satruday with good weather...especially just after the first of the month (payday) there will easily be 8 thousand Navajo and Zuni at the market. Very cool. The vendors do not vary much... More

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Gallup, New Mexico, United States
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37 reviews 37 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

I typically get to the Flea Market once a month. You can find great prices on Native made products, there are wonderful vendors selling both Native and Hispanic foods, and the people watching is the best!

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

Its worth exploring this flea market to get the local flavor. Some good home made food, nice blankets and outfits and of course jewelry. Parking is a little chaotic and there aren't many port-a-potties but overall it was neat to walk through and pick up some stuff.

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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

Good fun, seeing the locals do local things, had fry bread and watermelon drink, fan of car boots in the uk so interesting to see a us version

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11 reviews 11 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

If you are interested in native jewelry, pottery & food this is definitely worth going to. You can usually haggle on the price versus going to a Trading Post where the price is marked up 100%+. There are a ton of different vendors who will be more than gladly to negotiate. The food provided are from the Navajo, Acoma, Zuni... More

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