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“nice shops” (17 reviews)
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Taos, NM
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Reviewed yesterday

You go to Taos. The old town is built around a plaza. Is it conceivable to not go? Of course not. But it's pure tourist.

Thank alexwolf2016
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Found a few things to buy but found the cheap made in China stuff mixed in with actual nice Mexican items. You might want to watch for that. Some shops had very high end jewelry with prices to match and others proclaimed items to be...More

Thank nbkda64
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

After reading all of the negatives about parking, we thought maybe we've been going to a completely different Taos all these years.  We've been to Taos many times over the years and keep coming back, almost always in the summer.   We ALWAYS park at Taos...More

Thank RidgeRunner17
Reviewed 6 days ago

I recall a different time and place. Now it's not very interesting and not very local. Very full of tourist shops. Beautiful galleries nearby on Kit Carson Road. Spent a fortune at Mission Gallery and Thomas Wheeler studios.

Thank Gloria G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whether you are looking for Taos t-shirts, turquoise jewelry, toys or coffee, there is something here for you! Quaint square with multiple souvenir shops including an awesome toy store and wonderful restaurants and even a local corner coffee shop nearby. Well worth a trip into...More

Thank FW6
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there with a companion on Memorial Day, when American Flags decorated the buildings around the plaza. The shops on the plaza were interesting, although several had the usual tourist trinkets. There were more lovely shops down a beautifully landscaped walkway just off the...More

Thank docv99
Reviewed 1 week ago

Taos seemed a little more worn and under used than we remembered it: not as nice as Sante Fe. Always fun and interesting to walk around the plaza but it was empty, no activity or people, just a lot of parked cars. Again, Santa Fe...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a quaint, artsy, hippie town! I loved it! Spent hours walking from shop to shop! Parking was no problem, we parked in the square! There is a little bit of everything in this one shopping section! Loved it!!

Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are visiting Taos you must take a stroll around the Plaza. Enjoy music in the evening, get some souvenirs, buy a slushy at the Taos Mercantile and soak in the wonderful atmosphere of Northern New Mexico. Enjoy!

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been coming to Taos for 47 years, and still walk to the Plaza almost every day. Always something going on. Here for a month, so we will be there many more times.

Thank phillipfrazier
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Lindalee S
Can I go to the Plaza with my dog?
10 June 2017|
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Response from clouseau_7 | Reviewed this property |
Yes !! Enjoy your trip
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bambismailbox
Is anything open on Sunday as far as restaurants and other shops?
15 April 2017|
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Response from Ryan J | Reviewed this property |
Yes most things open.
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Luvtouring
Will be visiting in Feb. what days are plaza shops open?
10 January 2017|
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Response from Ryan J | Reviewed this property |
Most seven days a week but close up at dark.
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