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

Situated in the heart of Old San Juan, Concalma always welcomes residents and tourists shopping in this neighborhood or the surrounding area. Regardless of whether you are staying very close, you are free to stop by.

What's Nearby

If you are the type who likes to browse in more than one store, you'll be happy to know that there are plenty of other apparel shops in this area. like Pirana Joe San Juan, and Vivant Boutique. Read through the table below to get a feel for some examples of additional shops 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
Galería Éxodo Art Gallery 0.2 mi. West
Spicy Caribbee Gift and Souvenir Shops 0.2 mi. West
El Galpon Gift and Souvenir Shops 0.2 mi. West

In addition to shopping, there are a variety of local landmarks that you could visit while you're in Old San Juan. If visiting a historical site sounds interesting, plan on spending some time at Casa Ramon Power y Giralt. Or, if you'd rather visit a art museum, consider El Arsenal De La Marina: Gallery. You'll also find some other fun activities and places where you can enjoy a meal within traveling distance.


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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