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Knowledgeable Proprietor Made Our Visit A great Learning Experience

My husband & I were walking along the Malecon when we saw beautiful traditional art in the window... read more

Reviewed March 20, 2017
Condu
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Nanaimo, Canada
Nice place to visit.

My wife and I stop in here each time we go to Puerto Vallarta. It is fun to just walk around and... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2016
James M
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Sterling Heights
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Mar 20, 2017
“Knowledgeable Proprietor Made Our Visit A great Learning Experience”
Jan 22, 2016
“Nice place to visit.”
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Folklore Bazaar is a Mexican Folk Art Gallery, which presents the beauty, diversity, joy and richness of Mexican Culture. Our Gallery exposes a great variety of arts and crafts from all over the Mexican Republic. You will find simple crafts to...more
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Calle Paseo Diaz Ordaz 732 | On the Boardwalk, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
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Reviewed March 20, 2017

My husband & I were walking along the Malecon when we saw beautiful traditional art in the window of the Folklore Bazaar. There was a female artisan & a male artisan creating Huichol beaded pieces right in the shop. I was fascinated by the fact...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed January 22, 2016

My wife and I stop in here each time we go to Puerto Vallarta. It is fun to just walk around and just enjoy the indian craftsmanship. Since we usually list in December she picks up a few hand crafted Christmas ornaments for gifts.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank James M
Reviewed November 5, 2015

We walked in while on the Malecon thinking it'd be like every other place. It is full of beautiful mexican art and the people were so helpful and knowledgeable. David explained who the artists were, the stories they are trying to tell, they actually connect...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed August 28, 2015

Extremely high prices! You can get the same art they sale cheaper anywhere else. Time share cover. Be aware!

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank alhuga69
Reviewed July 29, 2015

Walking up and down the Malecon and Zone Romantica , you will see pretty much the same stuff to buy. This hop caught our eyes just enough to cause is to come in and see what they have. We quickly noticed that this store had...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Rick G
Reviewed July 18, 2015

I bought two Huichol pieces from the Folklore Bazaar. The service was great, prices reasonable, and they were able to ship the paintings to the United States for me even after I had left Vallarta. David was super accommodating. He organized a way for me...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank Jacquelyn J
Reviewed July 15, 2015

A Walk around malecon Vallarta is awesome, recently i've walking around and find this place. Is a little place, but full of magic, colors and flavors who mexico can offer you. Now im the happy owner of mexican craft!

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Mary S
Reviewed May 28, 2015

I've been to Puerto Vallarta many times and have visited many stores, but this gem is my new favorite. I collect Mexican handicrafts, and this store had fine representations of so many different items--Day of the Dead, Oaxacan painted wood sculptures, Huichol beaded items, and...More

Date of experience: May 2015
2  Thank teriyakijones
Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

The art is nice but they will try to sell you a timeshare. We were genuinely interested in a piece of art but after the relentless requests to go to a timeshare presentation, we left.

2  Thank JumpRiver
Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful store with lots to see and a real taste of the Aztec culture. The staff there are really knowledgeable and friendly, both Nestor and David were amazing! Purchased a lovely coaster but lots of different things to see. Even had a chance at some...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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