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Malcolm Shabazz Harlem Market

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28 Aug 2018
“African market”
30 Jun 2018
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52 W 116th St, New York City, NY 10026-2509
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

I was dropped off on the hop on/hop off tour and remained there for most of the afternoon. Jewelry is super inexpensive and tons to choose from. Clothing is beautiful and I loved that you can haggle a bit on the pricing. Will definitely be...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

This is a small African market with a variety of items. There are restrooms here that are ok but not sparkling clean. The items here are of fair to good quality. If in the area worth a stop but would not make a special trip...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SharonB231
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

When in NYC visit THE AFRICAN MARKET on W. 116th St. in Harlem. Beautiful African sculptures and clothes at a responsible price.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank James B
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Visited recently. Although the clothing was not my speed, there were interesting arts and crafts for sale. The vendors were very pleasant as well

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Benjy56
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

You could skip this, prefer doing my shopping at Chinatown instead. But if you around the area, do come and drop by. Maybe you find something you need.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank antliewty
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I visited this marketplace in a hot morning of June, at 10,30 a.m. only few shops were open. It's a nice little African marketplace up in Harlem. The products they sell look hand crafted and seems to be of West African origin. I like Africa...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Rokenya
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We were disappointed by this market, it is quite small and has a very limited range of things for sale. There were some authentic-looking west African masks for sale, some fake 'designer' handbags and the rest was basically African jewellery and dresses. There was no...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank LeahSydney01
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

I'm so glad I went. I love Malcolm X and what he represented, so I am ecstatic to see they preserved this place beautifully. To look at the spot where this beautiful buffalo soldier fell, it's heartbreaking. But we should remember. We can never forget,...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Monique w
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

This is a nice little African marketplace up in Harlem. I have taken visiting tour groups here for years. Most of the them find it very exotic and interesting. The products they sell look hand crafted and seems to be of West African origin. If...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank TrailBlazer46260
Reviewed 10 May 2016

My wife and I went shopping at the Malcolm Shabazz Harlem Market in NYC. There a several rows of African art, clothes and miscellaneous items. The prices are very affordable and you can bargain with the various merchants.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Ben B
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As a hub of African American culture, Harlem has
played a vital role in the history of New York City.
Today, the neighbourhood is as vibrant as ever as new
businesses and developments go up next to local
institutions. The heart of the neighbourhood is
bustling 125th Street, where street vendors and
historic landmarks like the Apollo Theater mingle with
big-name stores. Turn down almost any corner, and
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