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Handicrafts Centre

Main Town, Tawang, India
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Good collection

Handicrafts centre is good for shopping. You can find all the stuffs related to Arunachal... read more

Reviewed April 13, 2018
Aakash A
,
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
the place where the handicrafts are actually made.

this is a nice place with different workshops for different materials. they are closed from 1 to 2... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2018
VenkatNomad
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Mumbai
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Apr 2, 2018
“the place where the handicrafts are actually made.”
Apr 13, 2018
“Good collection”
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Main Town, Tawang, India
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Handicrafts centre is good for shopping. You can find all the stuffs related to Arunachal, especially go for bamboo products.

Thank Aakash A
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

this is a nice place with different workshops for different materials. they are closed from 1 to 2 pm for lunch. the people there are a friendly lot and do show us how they make fabric based and wood based stuff.

1  Thank VenkatNomad
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

Good place to understand the Monpa culture and also about many tribes of Arunachal Pradesh as the curator of the centre is very warm. To buy or not to buy any stuff is upto the tourist.

Thank Dipanwiita
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

I found this place by chance on the way up to the Tawang monastery. There is always some crafty activity here in the form of weaving, painting, knitting and sewing. The workers are happy for you to take photographs, just give them a biscuit or...More

Thank Flipnchat
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Reviewed 29 June 2016

The Handicrafts Centre in Tawang is a major tourist attraction. Visitors can buy local handicrafts like woolen carpets, shawls, shoes, carved wooden works, utensils made of bamboo, handmade paper, Thangka painting etc. from the center.

Thank renthlei_tetei
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Reviewed 28 May 2016

At Tawang Craft centre visitor can watch craftsmen weaving cloth and artists making Monpas masks in the traditional way. There is Emporium from where souvenirs can be bought

1  Thank savio_pinto12
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

Saw how the products sold at the main centre are being made by the artisans. Was happy to see how a carpet was being weaved by the local ladies. They were pleasant and smiling and explained how they weave pictures in carpet. Nice to know.

Thank Raghavlakshu
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