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African Craft Market of Rosebank

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Address: Cradock Ave, Johannesburg 2121, South Africa
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+27 11 442 4488

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Great variety, reasonably priced crafts

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lister K
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Nairobi, Kenya
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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.

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california
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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Thank luggageliza
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 :-)

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Thank Morgan M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

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Thank Lister K
Pretoria, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

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Thank Awethu_International
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

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Thank Deborah C
Atlanta
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of variety, great for gifts, prices are good and you can negotiate. A very colorful and friendly place to shop and look around.

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Michigan City, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Each time we are in the area we make a point of going to Rosebank on Sunday for the terrific African market. The place is loaded with interesting arts and crafts of contemporary design as well as antique objects. It's well worth a visit.

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

This market was very fun to go to. Beware that there are MANY MANY vendors. They also sell the same or very similar items. Make sure you bargain with them. I purchased several items, but these items seem to be at all "markets" and the prices are quite varied. If you intend to purchase quite a few items, I suggest... More 

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