Market in Mérida

Mercado Municipal Lucas de Gálvez

Mérida’s main market is a great spot to pick up that perfect piece of kitsch.
Arts & Crafts in Mérida

Artesanías Bazar García Rejón

A wide variety of products (primarily handicrafts) concentrated into one area of shops.
Clothing in Mérida

Camisería Canul

A good place for guayaberas (embroidered dress shirts) and huipiles (traditional blouses and dresses). It has been in business for years, offering fixed prices and custom tailoring.
Arts & Crafts in Mérida

Casa de las Artesanías

One place to start looking for handicrafts is this government-supported market for local artisans. Prices are fixed.
Arts & Crafts in Mérida

Hamacas El Aguacate

Hamacas El Aguacate stocks quality hammocks at decent prices, and there's absolutely no hard sell.
Books in Mérida

Librería Dante

Has a small selection of paperbacks in English, as well as some guidebooks, and a large selection of archaeology books in English, French, German and Spanish. The company has other branches throughout the city.
Arts & Crafts in Mérida


Here you’ll find lots of small Día de Muertos (Day of the Dead) tableaux, tinwork and figurines of every sort, from ceramics to toy soldiers. They all have two things in common: they’re easy to pack and have nothing…
Books in Mérida

Librería Dante

Shelves a selection of archaeology and regional history books in English and has good Yucatecan cookbooks, too. The bookstore has other branches throughout the city.
Gifts & Souvenirs in Mérida

Tejón Rojo

A great little shop that sells trendy graphic T-shirts and an assortment of Mexican pop-culture souvenirs, including coffee mugs, jewelry, handbags and wrestling masks.
Arts & Crafts in Mérida

Hamacas Mérida

Has a large catalog with all kinds of sizes, shapes and colors, plus it ships worldwide.