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Great place for artwork

500 + vendors selling arts and crafts; overwhelming but the aisle closest to the waterfront is full... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Melanie H
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Toronto, Canada
Flea Market for trinkets

If traveling by cruise, this indoor flea market is down the street, past the cruise ships to the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
VaCarol
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Reviewed 1 week ago

500 + vendors selling arts and crafts; overwhelming but the aisle closest to the waterfront is full of artists selling their paintings. We got some beautiful pieces here; they can remove the painting from the frame so can be rolled up. If the vendor does...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Melanie H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an old warehouse of some kind - its a bit of a walk from the cruise ships to get here. There is little reward for your travel in my opinion here. There was terrible smell of cow manure, cigar smell, and sweat that...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm of Chinese descent, and haggling is our hobby. It gives me a thrill. When I say I found this place more overwhelming than some streets in China, take it as a fair warning. There are also semi-scammers and beggars lurking about, so don't stand...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank NewYorkCityNative
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If traveling by cruise, this indoor flea market is down the street, past the cruise ships to the south. Hundreds of stalls, but so many with the same thing. The vendors will call you into their stall, especially if they see you with a bag...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank VaCarol
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This large market is located a few blocks from the port, easily walked. If you have the time and energy to go up and down the aisles (many aisles), you’ll likely find something for everyone on your souvenir list here at a price you feel...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Jonnie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of those souvenir places where every stall seems to sell the same stuff. They will do a bit of negotiating, but I found the prices a bit high compared to little shops on the side streets of Old Havana. The sellers are...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

If you want to see 100 stalls of the same art for prices that are triple what they should be, this is the spot for you. A few little good finds here and there but you have to hunt. It's unfortunate for the few vendors...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

You’ll find all different styles and sizes of paintings on canvases here. If you’re looking for cheap paintings, this is the place to get it. You can also find leather goods, crocheted pieces, souvenirs, T-shirtst and caps, etc. they also sell rum and cigars. It...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank travelingteacher808
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

There are plenty of places to buy souvenirs in Old Havana and around town but this market has a wide variety of choices. I was able to find magnets, humidors and art that served as excellent gifts and mementos. My friend found more of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank btravelhappy
Reviewed October 5, 2018

This was a very stressful experience! I wanted to pick up a few souvenirs but anytime I stopped to look at anything the owner of the booth would start waving different items at me trying to sell everything in his (or her) booth! Awful. I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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laniebelle
January 7, 2019|
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Response from btravelhappy | Reviewed this property |
I sent a response via the web. They may have money exchanges in this location. I recommend estimating how much you think you will spend (regular dances expenses, fine dining, tours, souvenirs including cigars). Change that... More
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Mahogany H
August 16, 2018|
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Response from tweety817 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the size. I bought a 15”x30” for 30CUC and a 40”x30” for 50 CUC You must bargainStarting prices were 50 and 110. Bargaining is friendly and expected. There are hundreds of paintings of the classic cars but mixed... More
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tweety817
July 14, 2018|
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Response from j0anab29 |
I am here today July 30th and a local told me there was a fire and it was closed down.
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