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Address: 1500 S Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78704-2437
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+1 512-447-7500
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Amazing Folk art and keeping Austin weird.

Tesoros is one of my most beloved shops in Austin. When in the Soco/South Congress area you will definitely want to check them out. The area is great and you can see a lot of wall... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
Angelle225
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Tesoros is one of my most beloved shops in Austin. When in the Soco/South Congress area you will definitely want to check them out. The area is great and you can see a lot of wall art and street art in the area. Tesoros has a beautiful wall mural of The Virgin Mary/Our Lady of Guadalupe that is truly inspiring!... More 

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rhinebeck
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141 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Love, love, love this store. They have great items from all over at all prices. I bought myself some things and some early holiday gifts. Staff is super helpful and friendly. They greet every person who walks in. Very cool, interesting things - definitely worth checking out. They are located int he SoCo area.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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1,068 reviews
497 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 435 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Very nice store -- Unlike Un.Objects, you can actually find some affordable gifts for yourself / and for others. Not all bargains though --- they are selling a Mousepad for $20 LOL. In the back of the store, there are some really cool little items that don't cost that much.

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Thank rollngstone
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Staff are very friendly and store items are so beautiful and unique. Every time I'm in the Austin area, I always drop by.

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Austin, United States
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150 reviews
67 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Good high end Mexican gifts. Art, holiday items. Some clothing. But the prices are unbelievably high. Nice place to look but go elsewhere to buy. There are plenty other shops, not as pretty but much more affordable. Fun to stroll around S. Congress. All shops are expensive but this one beats them all.

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 410 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

A friend and I were shopping on South Congress and stopped into Tesoros. 30 minutes later, we were still there shopping! So many fun things and great gift ideas. Most of the merchandise is imported from craftmen around the world. Highly recommend if you like handmade items!

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Thank misopiso88
Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

I go to Austin once a year and always go to Tesoro's twice. There is so much to see that it requires two visits. This is a great place to buy unique gifts for your friends and family. The prices are very reasonable and the staff is very friendly.

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Ronkonkoma, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2016

We visited Tesoros on our trip down Congress. It's on the corner, next to that awesome taco spot. It has the most unique, one of a kind, handmade, exquisite and reasonably priced selection I've had the pleasure to shop. Every part of the globe is recognized. Authentic, and rare, I could have bought a piece from every continent. It is... More 

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Thank lee l
Washougal, Washington
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93 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

It's difficult to bring together lots of different cultural artifacts and make sense of these in a shop. From the window it seems as though the shop is going to sell Mexican crafts, but inside there are things from Japan, Peru and others too. Lots of lovely - very good quality - things.

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Thank mkhUK
Texas
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2016

I have been to this store so many times. I have purchased many things, but the last experience I had. . . well, never again! My friend purchased yet another pillow to add to a collection that was started awhile back. When he wanted to exchange for a different color, less than 24 hrs. later, with receipt, etc., he was... More 

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