Shopping at Concalma is a chance to support local workers. Shop owner Matilsha Marxuach designs the popular tote and messenger bags herself, and has them made in Puerto Rico by a local women's co-op. Tourists who love to support the local scene won't want to miss this spot.

Concalma offers a variety of clothing and apparel, and is especially well known for their handbags.

Getting There

Located near the center of Old San Juan, Concalma happily welcomes visitors who are shopping in this neighborhood or nearby. Regardless of whether you are staying nearby, you should feel free to stop by.

What's Nearby

If you're inclined to browse in more than one store, you'll be happy to know that you'll find plenty of other apparel shops that are in the same general area, like Pirana Joe San Juan, and Vivant Boutique. Be sure to read the table below to find out more about some examples of additional shopping opportunities close to this location.

Other Shopping Nearby
Name Type Distance Direction
The Butterfly People Art Gallery 0.1 mi. South
Scuba Dogs San Juan Dive Shop 1.6 mi. East
Spicy Caribbee Gift and Souvenir Shops 0.2 mi. West
El Galpon Gift and Souvenir Shops 0.2 mi. West
Mi Pequeno San Juan Gift and Souvenir Shops 0.2 mi. West

Aside from stores and shopping, you'll find various interesting attractions that you might visit while you are in Old San Juan. If checking out a historical site sounds interesting, allow yourself time to experience Casa Ramon Power y Giralt. Or, if you would rather check out a art museum, consider El Arsenal De La Marina: Gallery. Be sure to take advantage of some other fun activities and places where you can eat within a couple miles.


Concalma is open from 11:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday through Friday. On Saturday and Sunday it opens one hour later, and on Sunday it closed at 4:00 p.m.

Contact Information

Location: 207 San Francisco Street, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

Phone: (787) 421-4212




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