Artisanal Center, Cotonou

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Peruse and purchase arts and crafts unique to Benin at Artisanal Center, where a wide array of stands and shops sell traditional handicrafts. Set in traditionally styled houses with thatched roofs and pastel walls, the center offers handmade puppets, voodoo dolls, carved wooden masks, and batiks, plus lots of trinkets. Observe artisans, painters, cobblers, and seamstresses in their workshops, where you can spend some time and listen to their stories. A visit to Artisanal Center represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Cotonou online attractions planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Hello, this is a very interesting place to visit absolutely. If you want to make it from our group of international tourists to visit this place and many others in Benin on the occasion of the annual vodoun festival in January 2020 , contact me: '447554783736 .
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  • It was difficult to find what I wanted but I actually bought some lovely items here..I bargained hard! But some wouldn't budge and I sometimes worry I'm the only one buying so give in. Yes it's a tour...  more »
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