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Handicrafts in Ocotlán de Morelos

Guillermina Aguilar

Ocotlán's most renowned artisans are the four Aguilar sisters and their families, who create whimsical, colorful pottery figures of women with all sorts of unusual motifs. Their houses are together on the west side …
Museum in Ocotlán de Morelos

Ex Convento de Santo Domingo

This rehabilitated former convent, previously a dilapidated jail, is now a first-class art museum and includes a room dedicated to the work of local magic realist artist, Rodolfo Morales. Morales was responsible for…
Market in Ocotlán de Morelos

Mercado Morelos

This covered market, on the south side of the central plaza opens daily. Food, clothes, pottery, textiles, mezcal, chickens, art and cheap junk – it's difficult to work out what it doesn't sell. On Fridays, the stal…