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St. George Gallery

Taitu Street, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 11 551 0983
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Looking for High-end Souvenirs and Cultural Artifacts?

St. George Gallery is a short walk from the Sheraton Hotel, and offers a stunning range of... read more

Reviewed February 28, 2018
vmorell49
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Ashland, Oregon
Bill Clinton was there

On entering the gallery you see photos of the owner with celebrities, Bill Clinton among them, who... read more

Reviewed February 23, 2018
Robert937
,
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Taitu Street, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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+251 11 551 0983
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Reviewed February 28, 2018

St. George Gallery is a short walk from the Sheraton Hotel, and offers a stunning range of carvings, paintings, and textiles. The weavers work on site--and if you can, you should pop in to see the looms these men work on. The looms are simple--and...More

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Reviewed February 23, 2018

On entering the gallery you see photos of the owner with celebrities, Bill Clinton among them, who visited. It immediately makes clear this is an upmarket place. Went to the gallery just after visiting the National Museum and found this place to be in much...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2017

The St. George Gallery sits just downhill from the entrance to the Sheraton Hotel (you may need to explain this to taxi drivers). It forms part of a courtyard complex and seems very low key, but it has a broad collection of traditional and modern...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Big people have come here, most notably Bill Clinton. Not that strange, for the quality in this highly homemade place is so high it would make any lowlife humble. From the ground to the walls, it is filled with beauty and riches. Bravo!!! Hard to...More

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Reviewed February 6, 2017

If I was going to do some shopping, I would have done it here because of the excellent quality and original twist of the items even if the prices were high. It is a huge Place, and all over the Place there are amazing pieces...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2016

Excellent selection of original art and crafts at boutique prices. Worth a stop if you can afford it.

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Reviewed July 16, 2016

This is a beautiful gallery suited to a wide range of artistic tastes. A good place to stop for high-end souvenirs, including textiles.

1  Thank MulreadyBakerLang
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Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

This place is incredible. If you are a SERIOUS art collector or just want the highest quality souvenirs, this is the BEST place in the city. Expert help, beautiful items, and fair prices!

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Reviewed March 5, 2016

I read about the gallery in a travel book prior to going to Ethiopia, and I'm so glad that I took the time to visit. They have an absolutely beautiful collection of original art and antiques that are displayed in stunning fashion. The gallery is...More

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Reviewed January 25, 2016

excellent Simply stunning collection, must see if you happen to be in Ethiopia. Very high quality worth every dime, staff very friendly and helpful, If they are out of something they will try to get it for you.

Thank lydia w
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