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Good local art shop

Popped into this shop whilst wandering about. You could not see it from the street as its inside... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2018
David A
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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some unique pieces

If you are in the market for unique souvenirs then check this out. However, there are many items... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2015
Teresa H
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Texada Island, Canada
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13 Mar 2018
“Good local art shop”
6 Jan 2018
“"Museum" of Temporary Caboverdian Crafts”
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The oldest Fair Trade Genuine Arts and Crafts shop in Cape Verde. Located inside the historical building of Centro Cultural do Mindelo and old warehouse built in 1858. All the amazing handcrafted pieces are made by artists from all the islands.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Ave 5 de Julho | Centro Cultural Do Mindelo, Mindelo, Sao Vicente 2110, Cape Verde
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+238 959 85 76
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Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

Popped into this shop whilst wandering about. You could not see it from the street as its inside the cultural centre in a small room. Once we found it we found a good selection of crafts from the islands so a good place to pick...More

Thank David A
Reviewed January 6, 2018

Worth a visit and even shopping if something catches your attention; otherwise just walk around and enjoy what people hands can make and how far imagination can go - amazing use of different simple materials:)

Thank Sandruce
Reviewed October 28, 2016

The shop is located on two floors. You can buy or just look a lot of different handicrafts to understand the people whose island you visit.

Thank eveak
Reviewed September 10, 2015

By far one of the best craft shops I visited on the islands. Beautiful handcrafted goods at fair prices. everything was made available from postcards and stamps to local liquors and wood crafted keepsakes.

Thank Derrin A
Reviewed June 26, 2015

If you are in the market for unique souvenirs then check this out. However, there are many items that can be found elsewhere, some places for less. Quality varies, as does the price. Unfortunately no way of knowing if a piece is totally unique, or...More

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