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Mercado de Dulces y Artesanías de Morelia

11 minutes from the hotel (by car with normal traffic).


Located in the heart of the Historic Center of the Michoacan capital, the Morelia Candy and Handicraft Market has the perfect mix to delight your senses: you will enjoy unique flavors and smells thanks to the variety of products that you will find, in addition, you will be able to appreciate and purchase artisan pieces from all regions of Michoacán.


This market is an essential of the city of Morelia with more than 50 years in operation.


It was inaugurated on September 14, 1968 on Valentín Gómez Farías Street in what was previously the Colegio de los Jesuitas and is currently the Palacio Clavijero.

During the tour of its more than 150 commercial premises, located in 2,170 square meters, you will find all kinds of typical sweets:


  • morelianas

  • ates

  • cajeta

  • chongos zamoranos

  • frutas cristalizadas

  • obleas

  • chocolate

  • cocadas

  • rompopes

  • rollitos de fruta

  • dulces leche

  • palanquetas

  • chocolate de metate


And if you go, don't forget to buy one of the beautiful handicrafts that they sell in the market:

colorful purepecha shawls

various copper pieces from the Magic Town of Santa Clara

the traditional catrinas of Capula

guitars from the Magical Town of Paracho

wooden articles from the Quiroga area


In the Morelia Candy and Handicraft Market you can get anything from a small souvenir of your visit to the place, to large pieces made by Michoacan artisans. Without a doubt, this site will leave you with a sweet taste in your mouth.

For your safety, the municipal government, in conjunction with the Secretary of Tourism of Morelia, are working to strengthen and respect all the sanitary measures indicated by the health authorities.


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