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Great Art!

And not just great art, a wonderful proprietor! We had the best time talking with him. He is... read more

Reviewed June 1, 2016
Austin, Texas
Authentic Mexican Artworks

Beautiful gallery with all handmade pieces. Wonderful owner willing to take the time to explain the... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2016
Tina B
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Jun 1, 2016
“Great Art!”
Mar 12, 2016
“Authentic Mexican Artworks ”
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Reviewed June 1, 2016

And not just great art, a wonderful proprietor! We had the best time talking with him. He is clearly passionate about his gallery. Alex is an artist himself and recognizes quality when he sees it. We hope to continue doing business with him in the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful gallery with all handmade pieces. Wonderful owner willing to take the time to explain the pieces and a bit of the culture. Such a great place. Not your basic tourist items. Hand made collectables. A great stop.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Tina B
Reviewed December 19, 2015

Today we had the pleasure of shopping for arts and crafts and went to the Guelaguetza Gallery. This friendly family owned gallery sells authentic Mexican made art by local artisans, each with their own story. We were especially delighted with a piece we purchased to...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank kathy28
Reviewed December 15, 2015

This new store at the new end of Quinta Avenida is run by a family from the interior of Mexico who have brought a huge assortment of home furnishings and decorations to Playa del Carmen—one of the best selections of authentic Mexican artwork and furniture...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Robert S
Reviewed December 12, 2015

We recently visited Playa Del Carmen and were looking for some items to bring home to remind us of our trip as well as pick up a Christmas gift for a family member. We had almost given up hope of finding something outside the typical...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank DaveAzToMaine
Reviewed November 2, 2015

We loved this gallery!! This is not the typical souvenir store with mexican kitschy stuff, they have very elegant pieces in beautiful turquoise and aqua colors, I bought some glass jugs for a photo shoot , I could not find the right one anywhere else....More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank 394daisy
Reviewed October 25, 2015

The artwork and pottery came in a wide range with some very beautiful and unique pieces. The staff was very helpful with good english and was will to negotiate and ship if you so desire.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank cferrell88
Reviewed October 16, 2015

If you like beautiful homemade glass lamps you'll love this gallery. We were greeted by one of the friendliest gallery owners I've ever met - Alex and his lovely wife and family. Alex made us feel very comfortable and didn't try to sell us anything.....He...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank DeeDeeCalifornia
Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

Located on 5th & 40. I can't tell you how many times I've tried shopping for real Mexican pottery on 5th. It was hard to find until now. This place is jammed with original signed pottery and art pieces. All different prices from $3 to...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank ChicagoV
Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

High quality hand crafted souvenirs from the area around playa del Carmen. Alex the owner of the shop will help you with anything from choosing the right souvenirs to good recomendations of restaurants and places to see in the area. Definitely worth visiting!

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank ChristofferLausten
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