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El Nahual

Calle Reforma 904 | Oaxaca de Juarez, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
+52 951 516 4202
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I went there twice during my visit in Oaxaca as I was really impressed with the quality of their... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Janai64
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Palisade, Colorado
El Nahual is a real gem

The shop, owned by Alejandrina (Ale) Rios and her husband, Tito Mendoza (an internationally... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2017
nancyisaac
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Chicago, Illinois
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This popular artesania shop has moved from 5 de Mayo to Reforma, corner Constitucion (across from the entrance to the Ethnobotanic Garden). The store is stocked with a top-quality selection of art and crafts and especially features the work of four award-winning Oaxacan artisans: tapetes weaver Tito Mendoza from Teotitlan del Valle.
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“folk art” (3 reviews)
“tito” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Calle Reforma 904 | Oaxaca de Juarez, Oaxaca 68000, Mexico
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+52 951 516 4202

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

I went there twice during my visit in Oaxaca as I was really impressed with the quality of their merchandise. The owner was very sweet both times. I bought a beautiful mandil (apron) that was way more detailed than the one I found in El...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2017

The shop, owned by Alejandrina (Ale) Rios and her husband, Tito Mendoza (an internationally recognized master weaver) offers an eclectic range of high quality paintings, folk art and of course finely woven wall hangings and rugs at prices that should accommodate most any shopper. Ale,...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2015

My favorite shop in Oaxaca is El Nahual. Each of my last three visits to Oaxaca I have enjoyed visitng with Ali, admiring Tito's outstanding weavings, and returning home with something beautiful that keeps Oaxaca close to my heart and soul all year. I don't...More

2  Thank ouzelchick
Reviewed 13 September 2014

El Nahual which is run by Ale and Tito Mendoza is a great place to shop for folk art, rugs done by Tito, jewelry and clothing. I always visit this store when I'm in Oaxaca and I usually end up buying something. Ale is fluent...More

1  Thank Soledad2009
Reviewed 8 February 2014

El Nagual is a folk art store owned by the extraordinary weaver Erasto Mendoza Ruiz. His wall hangings are stunning, but what I could not leave without was one of his rugs. It is made with very fine hand spun yarn, with gorgeous intricate designs....More

1  Thank Thelwell
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