If you miss the Saturday market, visit this shop southeast of the Rossio. It is crammed with locally made items, including essentials such as flat caps, drinking horns and cowbells.
A great place to browse handmade crafts.
Afonso Ginja has been handcrafting bonecas (clay dolls) for over 40 years now. Stop by Ginja’s shop to see him in action, and browse his ceramic figurines depicting traditional Alentejan scenes. Prices typically ran…
One of several Estremoz artists continuing the tradition of making bonecas (clay dolls).
The weekly Saturday market held on the Rossio provides a great display of Alentejan goodies and Estremoz specialities, from goat’s and ewe’s milk cheeses, to a unique style of unglazed, ochre-red pots.