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Carapan

Hidalgo Oriente 305, Monterrey 64000, Mexico
+52 81 8345 4422
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Excellent Mexican Artisians

If you enjoy authentic craftsmanship in your purchases then enjoy a walk through the Carapan... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
jennifersargent
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Gorgeous!

One of the most exclusive Mexican Folk Art store in all México Whenever in Monterrey México... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
Luis S
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Carapan is a Mexican folk art gallery founded in 1950. Since then, it specializes in museum quality folk art pieces for collectors and enthusiasts. If you are looking for a special gift or a piece of art with a fine Mexican taste, this is the right place to visit. It is located at the core of downtown hotel zone in Monterrey, at a 10 minute drive from San Pedro and only a few blocks away from the Cathedral; the Macro Plaza and the Marco museum of contemporary art. A visit to Carapan is a travel trough Mexico´s most important folk art production centers. During your visit you will find a cared selection of textiles, pottery, silver jewelry, wood carvings and more. The gallery is hosted at an old colonial house with a beautiful central patio and 5 surrounding halls. The entrance is free and English, Spanish and French is spoken. The website of Carapan is: Los Amorosos, Mexican Folk Art Dealers. This brand was created to bring global access to the fine folk art items displayed at Carapan. They offer a great shopping experience trough a very detailed description of the displayed items, very secure transactions, safe packing, reliable worldwide shipping and a great customer service. If you see something you like online and would like receive it and pay it at your hotel, please call or e-mail us.
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24 May 2018
“Excellent Mexican Artisians”
14 May 2018
“Gorgeous!”
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Hidalgo Oriente 305, Monterrey 64000, Mexico
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

If you enjoy authentic craftsmanship in your purchases then enjoy a walk through the Carapan displays. The owners are knowledgeable and can speak to the artist locations, material use and history.

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Porfirio S, Manager at Carapan, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Thank you for your kind review! We look forward to have you again at our store. Best regards from Monterrey!

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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

One of the most exclusive Mexican Folk Art store in all México Whenever in Monterrey México don’t hesitate to visit Carapan

Thank Luis S
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Porfirio S, General Manager at Carapan, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for your kind review Luis. We look forward to see you soon!

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I am amazed by the work the artists put into all their pieces. Every work is unique and the fact that all of these are handmade is amazing! The pieces are prized accordingly to the amount of dedication and care the artists put into them.

Thank Fer R
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Porfirio S, General Manager at Carapan, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for your kind comments! we will keep up our efforts in order to bring the best of folk art to our gallery and website. Best regards!

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Reviewed 20 January 2018

I visited Carapan during a recent stay in Monterrey. They have a wide variety of artwork from all across Mexico. I enjoyed talking with the owner and his son, who manages the store, as I toured the building. They have multiple rooms with artwork to...More

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Porfirio S, General Manager at Carapan, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for your kind comments Mr. Gorz. We look forward to see you soon!

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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Carapan is a store featuring Mexican handicrafts, glasdware, and ceramics located in a well preserved older house in the downtown neighborhood. The items for sale are stunning and well presented. I would love to return and buy one of their beautiful dining room sets. Shopping...More

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Porfirio S, General Manager at Carapan, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for your kind comments. We value your opinion and have taken measures in order to provide a better experience for our customers and visitors. Kind regards from Monterrey.

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