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Greenmarket Square
Cape Town Top 2 in Can't-Miss Landmarks

4.5/5
38 Reviews
Square
Liked by 1
Open Open 24 hours
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 1 hour
Address: Burg St & Longmarket Street, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000, South Africa
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If you want African curious then this is the place to go.

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  • KodoDrummer
    KodoDrummer
    Yekaterinburg, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Urals District
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    Amazing place to search for African gems

    An over 320 year old square. We came shopping for unique souvenirs. We enjoyed the market. Lots of interesting and unusual African handicrafts and other things to see.

    Reviewed on /Date(1590328190000+0800)/
  • MiniverM
    MiniverM
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    Get ripped off

    This was once one of Cape Towns best markets for local crafters, but not it’s all about west, East and North African crafts that are mass produced and some made to look old. Prices are guessed and i...

    Reviewed on /Date(1580458258000+0800)/
  • Choomi
    Choomi
    Port Louis District
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    walking to the Greenmarket place from Long Street

    Nice place to buy souvenirs but don't know if it will always safe with many people living on the street next to the market

    Reviewed on /Date(1577386676000+0800)/
  • tyreseb2019
    tyreseb2019
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    Greenmarket Square

    Had some nice things to buy if you were looking for inexpensive gifts but alot of people panhandling every where in the area and a refugee camp right next to it so be aware of your area just like any...

    Reviewed on /Date(1576088670000+0800)/
  • DeborahK136
    DeborahK136
    North Fort Myers, Florida, United States
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    Good open-air market with negotiable prices

    The quality of the goods in this market was of mixed quality, so browse first before you buy from any particular vendor. Prices are negotiable. Be aware there is a homeless mission nearby and many pe...

    Reviewed on /Date(1574106398000+0800)/

Additional Information

Introduction

This market is located in the downtown. It's a place with a collection of diverse items which attracts Capetonians. The collection of curios, art, and various other goodies grabs the attention of the Out-of-town visitors.
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