MercatoMonti Urban Market (DESIGN MARKET)
If you are looking for young Italian design and vintage treasures and collectables, MercatoMonti is the place to go. After opening in 2009, Mercato Monti Urban Market has made a name for itself as one of the best places in Rome to buy handmade items and pieces by young designers and artists. vintage clothing, vintage collectibles and modern design.
Mercato Monti is centrally located and the perfect stopover if you are planning to visit remnants of Ancient Rome, such as the awe-inspiring Colosseum. Unsurprisingly, the area is buzzing with tourists, but this does not keep stylish locals from shopping at Mercato Monti and enjoying the trendy restaurants in the neighborhood.
The Rione Monti neighborhood is a melting pot of Roman historic structures, vintage boutiques and creative influences coming from all directions. On a rainy weekend, the covered Mercato Monti is the best place to flick through classic Italian novels, discover vinyl records, artisan creations, mid-century furnishings, and jewelry. The market is small but carefully curated, with a hip and lively atmosphere.
At Mercato Monti, DJs are spinning decks, making this lively vintage market one of Rome’s hippest markets.
Where: Via Leonina, 46, 00184 Roma, Italy
When: Saturday & Sunday: 10:00 – 20:00 (September to June)
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