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Lots of masks to choose from and they actually use them in ceremonies

We buy masks from all over the world and this shop just happened to be down the street from our... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2018
LoveSouthAfrica3
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Chandler, AZ
Found by chance

Marvellous ! The place of dreams ( and nightmares !) 40 years of traditional papier-mâché mask... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2016
Hannah B
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1 Nov 2018
“Lots of masks to choose from and they actually use them in ceremonies”
25 Oct 2016
“Found by chance ”
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

We buy masks from all over the world and this shop just happened to be down the street from our hotel...I went in and asked the lady the different prices and the different styles and she was very knowledgeable and spoke English very well...We picked...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Marvellous ! The place of dreams ( and nightmares !) 40 years of traditional papier-mâché mask making . From Venetian to carnival , theatre to macabre . Anna was happy to let us try on at our leisure & was most helpful . That's Halloween...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Hannah B
Reviewed 15 September 2016

I'm a mask maker so when I almost literally bumped into this store on my way to the Picasso museum I was delighted ..... but ..... More so when I got chatting with the proprietor. what a gem this place is.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

What an amazing experience entering another world once we stepped inside this beautiful shop. The staff are wonderful and very patient as we tried on endless handmade carnaval masks, as we played and laughed.... such joy!I was looking for that special gift for my son...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Janenik
Reviewed 12 June 2015

You cannot miss it, beautiful shop. Would upload photos but they do not allow pictures to be taken in store. These lovely hand made masks are a dying art. You could be cheap made in China fakes or the real deal. Most are made of...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 27 April 2015

I think the name of this place is Arlequi Mascares. It is a family owned business with a magnificent array of handmade masks. As you walk in it has an amazing ambiance. Seeing all the various masks on the walls gives a sense of magic....More

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

A magical place with the most amazing masks made by the lovely young woman whose family owns the store. One of the highlights of our visit to Barcelona.

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