Entebbe crafts village was established in the year 2002. The village is a rich destination for beautiful works of art produced by Ugandans. It is the largest arts and crafts retailer in Uganda.
Located at plot 12 Portal Lane along Entebbe – Kampala highway there are 50 stores teeming with over 30,000 products and 250 inspirational activities and hundreds of exciting ideas. You will discover everything you need to get crafty.
Items on display include creatively-designed watches, bangles, sculptures, garments, foot wears and necklaces. There is also a selection of jewellery, paintings, batiks, antiques and masks.
Items on display include:
Crafts: these include:- sandals for all age and sex groups; hand bags made out of beads, wood, palm leaves, sisal, papers, banana-fibre, fabrics and backcloth; carvings from wood, soap, stones, malakite stone and ceramics. There are drums (jembe drums and others); baskets from central and western Uganda; mats, table mats, key rings, knives, fridge magnets and many others.
Jewellery: these take the form of earings, braceletes, bangles and necklaces. They are made out of beads, papers, malakite stone, bone, coconut, cowhorn, ebony wood, brass, copper, ametite, shells and others.
Clothings: there is a wide selection of African pants with different prints such as animal prints. Others are Uganda Jazzes; printed and embroidery T-shirts, hand-woven shirts, mama & paper shirts, wrappers, scarves and Kikoi. African fabrics (bitengi materials), masaai blankets & children’s wears, skirts, dresses and hair bands and so many others.
Paintings and batiks include weather guard paintings, oil paintings and acrylics paintings. There are also original batiks, wash batiks, mozaic batiks and acrylics batiks.
There are antiques from Congo and masks from Uganda, Rwanda and Kenya such as Masaai mask.
SPECIALIZED TOUR OPERATORS