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Address: Palafox y Mendoza #1413 | City Center, Puebla 72000, Mexico
Phone Number: 522222461215
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9:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Traditional Talavera workshop. Our artisans produce 100% hand made ceramics...

Traditional Talavera workshop. Our artisans produce 100% hand made ceramics certified for its high quality with denomination of origin. Visit us to learn about the production process on our free guided tours and see an exhibition of our work. We are located only a few blocks from the city center!

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Excellent tour, beautiful workshop

We were very pleasantly surprised by this location. Housed in a traditional building with an amazing back garden, our time at Talavera de la Luz felt like a very authentic... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very pleasantly surprised by this location. Housed in a traditional building with an amazing back garden, our time at Talavera de la Luz felt like a very authentic experience. The staff is really kind and you can see how proud they are about their work. The store has a super wide variety of product and we found them... More 

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San Salvador, El Salvador
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

One of the few traditional Talavera shops that follows the historic methods of production. This place is much more! It is set in a beautiful location, where murals, water fountains and plants set a great stage to see the many different steps and hands that take to produce a single piece of Talavera. Their store has a great variety of... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

I have visited this factory and store several times and have been very pleased with their products. It is genuine talavera and you can go on the tour to see the entire process. It is entirely hand made from start to finish - from the mixing of the clays by foot to the hand painting of each piece. I would... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

We entered Talavera de la Luz through a closed doorway from the street into an Alladin's Cave of the most exquisite pottery in Puebla. The quality, design and workmanship were superb! Georgina and Sandro were friendly and most helpful. If you are in the market for quality Puebla pottery, save yourself time and head straight to Talavera de la Luz!

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Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

Wonderful place to learn all about talavera. Once you hear about the process it is hard not to want to bring a piece (or two) back home! A special treat.

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Merida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016 via mobile

Besides learning the fabrication process, here you can see the artists at work. Each product is a signed piece and original. For lovers of this type of quality pottery, the variety is large and unique. They take credit cards and will ship.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

Fantastic ceramic workshop! Really cool stuff, super friendly and knowledgeable staff and then of course the setting is amazing and authentic…I could just sit in that garden the whole day with cold drink and relax to the sound of trickling water in the many fountains! My biggest problem is that I still have a few months left of travelling with... More 

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Chelem
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

We spent a fun and educational morning at the factory/showroom, as our friendly English speaking guide took us through the entire operation. He started by showing us how the clay was mixed, how the pieces were formed, how they were decorated and how they were fired in the huge gas kilns. The operation, which is in its nineteenth year, is... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

The talavera products made here are so beautiful and there is so much attention to the detail of each product. The tour is free and very informative as to the process of making talavera tile, dishes, vases, etc. We liked their talavera patterns and use of natural dyes the best out of all the talavera places we visited in Puebla.... More 

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

This is the place to go to find high quality products and to learn about the process of making pottery! The staff was very welcoming and showed us the entire process. While they welcome tourist it had a very authentic feeling, you could tell they were proud to share their art with us, rather than just accompany us to the... More 

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