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Hoi An Handicraft Workshop

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Address: 9 D Nguyen Thai Hoc, Hoi An, Vietnam
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Hoi An has lots of handicraft made by artisans and makes great gift especially the silk lanterns or money purses made locally. Just walk the streets and or attend a workshop to... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2017
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Pattaya, Thailand
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This shop and a couple others promote only locally made hand works that reflect their culture. Many items sold are made by disadvantaged people so your purchase helps the local economy and those who need the careers most. Plus they (and your purchase) keeps traditional arts alive. This was my favorite part! My daughter who had seen much more of... More 

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Thank Connie K
Terrebonne, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

place to buy lantern affordable price, fine art tableau made by hand with silk points, wood craft too. can be very expensif stuff but made by hand in a well way.

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Thank michel p
Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice and well priced Vietnamese handcraft for all tastes. Great to by a colorful souvenir or a present ! Good place also to buy things made in marble from the region.

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Thank Titomhr
California
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Great insight as to the good work that is done...the workshop leads to the store... the prices are not that cheap, but nice to look at and 'window' shop.

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Pattaya, Thailand
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Hoi An has lots of handicraft made by artisans and makes great gift especially the silk lanterns or money purses made locally. Just walk the streets and or attend a workshop to learn the beautiful art.

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Thank richardbB1261ZC
Barnsley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

We had already been here previously on a tour of Hoi Ann, before this visit. The standard of workmanship is excellent. The place is rammed full of tour groups as well as people coming in off the street. Prices were ok for a range of goods. Nice to be able to support local people who haven't had the easiest start... More 

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Thank Angie R
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Reviewed 12 January 2017

The Handicraft Workshop is a different tourist option on the Old Quarter ticket - something that isn't a museum or historical home. My kids made lanterns for $8 AUD/each - it took them quite some time, and the woman was helpful and patient. Other handicrafts are for sale in the gallery as well, including unusual items that you wouldn't find... More 

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Thank Briana S
O'Fallon, Missouri
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Reviewed 10 January 2017

There were many very nice things here. You will find it impossible to leave without buying something!

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Thank James G
New York City, New York
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

I stumbled upon this place while walking around town and it was a really cool experience to see how many handicrafts were made and then to be able to purchase them. A very fun spot.

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Barrington, Illinois
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Reviewed 10 December 2016

Yes, it is nice in that you see the actual silk worms in various stages. But the art is not to most Westerner's taste and the prices are not that great. You'll probably end up here if you take a tour and it is somewhat interesting but I'd just spend more time shopping around the town.

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