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Art D’Cretcheu

Ave 5 de Julho | Centro Cultural Do Mindelo, Mindelo, Sao Vicente 2110, Cape Verde
+238 959 85 76
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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 13 March 2018
David A
,
Nottingham, United Kingdom
via mobile
"Museum" of Temporary Caboverdian Crafts

Worth a visit and even shopping if something catches your attention; otherwise just walk around and... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
Sandruce
,
Riga, Latvia
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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.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
13 Mar 2018
“Good local art shop”
6 Jan 2018
“"Museum" of Temporary Caboverdian Crafts”
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 13 March 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
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Reviewed 6 January 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
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Reviewed 28 October 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
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Reviewed 10 September 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
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Reviewed 26 June 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

1  Thank Teresa H
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