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

Set near the middle of Old San Juan, Concalma happily welcomes local residents and tourists who are exploring and shopping in or close to this neighborhood. Regardless of whether you are staying in the vicinity, you should think about stopping by.

What's Nearby

If you don't see whatever you are shopping for at Concalma, you can try some of the other apparel shops in the same general area, like Pirana Joe San Juan, and Vivant Boutique. Browse through the table below to see some examples of additional shopping opportunities within reach of 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

Aside from shopping, you'll discover various interesting attractions you could visit while you're in Old San Juan. If visiting a historical site interests you, spend some time at Casa Ramon Power y Giralt. On the other hand, if you would rather check out a art museum, you may want to try El Arsenal De La Marina: Gallery. You'll also be able to 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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