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Great local market

This was a great place to pick up gifts and food for cheap. There is not a lot of room so be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
april m
Richland, Washington
Just about every souvenir imaginable in here!

In planning our trip to Guanajuato Mercado Hidalgo was one of the attractions we wanted to visit... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Janesville, Wisconsin
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This famous market was constructed in 1910 on account of Mexico's 100-year anniversary of independence.
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average24%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“food stalls” (11 reviews)
“carnitas” (10 reviews)
Guanajuato, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great place to pick up gifts and food for cheap. There is not a lot of room so be prepared to be a little squished at times but it is well worth it!

Thank april m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In planning our trip to Guanajuato Mercado Hidalgo was one of the attractions we wanted to visit. Glad we did. In other cities we visited and held out on buying some souvenirs because of cost. We found them here for less and were able to...More

1  Thank sonja410
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Bought a couple beautiful coffee cups for 2 bucks! The people were very friendly. Some food booths and mostly souvenir shops. Impressive space!

Thank tomjet3
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Loved Delores Hidalgo. I have been to many, many places in Mexico but the history here was stunning.

Thank Johnny0831
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The first floor houses a lot of food stalls and clothing. The second floor was filled with souvenirs and nice nacs. It was fairly clean compared to many local markets.

Thank mail4cindyr
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

It was disappointing because I thought it was a museum or a church not a market, I expected it was something better.

1  Thank Bandit S
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Usually had lunch at Pancho's. He has the best ceviche tacos and like the other stalls is very inexpensive.

Thank deltawave
Reviewed 7 July 2017

A good place to get a feel for Guanajauto in a short time. This place has everything you can think of.

Thank aandn2015
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Is a mix between a traditional Mexican market place and a cultural-crafts selling place. You can get everything you want as a souvenir at this place for nearly half the cost if you buy it downtown or other touristic spots. The building where is located...More

Thank Daniel_Josue
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Since we travel full time the local Markets, Mercado’s, Marche’s etc…become our home away from home. 
The Hidalgo Mercado was no exception and like Guanajuato itself it’s lively, busy, friendly and pack with something for everyone. Wonderful produce for a great price, friendly and helpful...More

Thank 2WorldGypsies
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1 July 2017|
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Response from Ralf K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, this building has ben designed by Gustave Eiffel personally. If you want more information about it, read my review.
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28 April 2015|
Response from Ale S |
it's between $60 and $100.
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