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African Craft Market of Rosebank

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Cradock Ave, Johannesburg 2121, South Africa
+27 11 442 4488
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Not Your Typical Craft Market

The African Craft Market has a variety of arts and crafts from all over Africa including Egypt... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
nomathembad
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Great Shopping

This a great place to visit to buy African artifacts, everything is offered here from higher end... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wendy F
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Toowoomba, Australia
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Cradock Ave, Johannesburg 2121, South Africa
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+27 11 442 4488
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The African Craft Market has a variety of arts and crafts from all over Africa including Egypt, Ethiopia, Benin, Nigeria, Kenya, Zimbabwe and South Africa. The surprise for me was finding Ahmed, a Swiss trained WATCHMAKER who can make or repair any kind of watch...More

Thank nomathembad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This a great place to visit to buy African artifacts, everything is offered here from higher end handbags and sculptures to simple beaded earrings and carvings. Be prepared to negotiate hard - whatever price is the offered at least halve it. This market supply alot...More

Thank Wendy F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Indoor market selling a wide range of souvenirs. Very friendly stall holders and a nice atmosphere. I even had a drum jam with one of the guys selling drums!

Thank Cazzyg
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The Rosebank Art and Craft Market is an exciting African shopping destination in the heart of the Rosebank shopping mall. Sells wide range of South African arts and crafts, as well as lots of other beautiful items from all over the African continent.

Thank hikwam
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Very well organized in shopping mall garage. All vendors were unique and accessible for price bargains. Not to be missed!

Thank luggageliza
Reviewed 12 April 2017

An interesting and exciting market experience. The goods for sale are ideal for tourists, family and friends living abroad as well as for locals looking for unique gifts.

Thank JULIE H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I loved loved love this craft market. The work is so unique and beautiful. Although the artists are incredible sales people and and I spent all my money after about 5 stands :-)

Thank Morgan M
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

A mix of different cultures in one place, good negotiable prices, in the heart of vibey trendy rosebank, always fun to shop around

Thank Lister K
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I'm not a market type of person but if you visit one market in Gauteng, let this be the one. Been back wit lots of visitors. Close to Gautrain station.

Thank Awethu_International
Reviewed 29 March 2017

So many lovely things to see and buy. Nothing is to much for the individual seller. They go far and beyond to find your desired item.

Thank Deborah C
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Celle
Is there anything special about the rooftop part? thanks.
16 April 2017|
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Response from Nadia G | Reviewed this property |
I think the rooftop us only on Sundays, and the craft market is there all the time. The rooftop is much larger, but generally most of the items are similar.
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wayan1969
what time do they open? can one buy some food there? thank you
25 July 2016|
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Response from ciphernzilch | Reviewed this property |
The African craft market opens at 9AM and closes at 6 PM everyday. The rooftop market, as mentioned by the previous respondent, is open only on Sundays. There are many restaurants inside and around the Rosebank Mall. PS... More
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PacificBlue
None of these posts state clearly on what days this market is open - is it just weekends? Thanks.
5 April 2016|
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Response from ciphernzilch | Reviewed this property |
The African craft market is open on all days of the week. The rooftop market is open only on Sundays.
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