Olga Fisch Folklore, Quito

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Olga Fisch Folklore specializes in Ecuadorian folk art and craft, ranging from expertly weaved Andean shigras to hand-carved pre-Columbian inspired wooden tiles. This local gem is committed to helping artisans sell their work at a fair price so as to sustain Quito's thriving folk art culture. The staff can give you the history of the items on sale, be it the artist who made them or the process used. Don't miss the museum upstairs, where an impressive collection of pre-Columbian and postcolonial art is lovingly maintained and on display for free. Put Olga Fisch Folklore and other Quito attractions into our Quito road trip planning tool, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • I found Olga on TA before I left for Quito. I ended up staying at the Hilton and decided to walk to this location. Yikes...I got lost and it started to rain but I found my way to this lovely store.....  more »
  • This is a must see if you are shopping for quality local items to bring home. I purchased two pieces from the store and had them shipped back to the US. One item arrived just fine but there was a...  more »
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  • Cool place, pretty handmade crafts but way overpriced. I’d rather buy everything at local markets making sure money goes directly to the artisans.
  • This is not your tourist handicrafts store. This place takes great pride in presenting truly popular arts crafts. This is a place where you'll find pieces that ypu would proudly display at home while telling ypur friends about ypur travel to Ecuador. A must if you are a serious traveller.
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