Agra is known not only for its monumental wonders but also for its handicrafts and fine arts traditions. One can buy good quality marble inlays, leather goods and accessories and 'Chikan' works that involve delicate yarn overlays from Agra. Semi-precious and precious jewelry in Mughal style is also available. The popular shopping centers are Taj Mahal Complex, Kinari bazar, Sunjay Palace and Muntro Road. Handicraft emporia from other states are also present from where you can pick crafts of your liking. Credit cards are widely accepted by almost every shop.
Handicrafts (Government Emporia)
- Gangotri, U.P. Govt. Handicrafts Emporium, Taj Mahal Complex
- U.P. Handloom, Sanjay Place, Hari Parbat, M.G. Road,
- Kairali - arts and crafts of Kerala, Taj Mahal Complex,
- Rajasthali - Rajasthan Handicrafts. Taj Mahal Complex,
- Black Patridge - Haryana Handicraft Emporium. Taj Mahal Complex
- Kashmir Government Arts Emporium - Taj Mahal Complex
- UPICA, Sanjay Place, Hari Parbat, M.G. Road
- Gandhi Ashram Khadi Bhavan, Raja-ki-Mandi
- U.P. Handicraft Palace, Fatehabad Road,
The city has a number of Souvenir Shops approved by U.P. Tourism details of which can be had from the local Tourist Office:
- M/s Ram Babu & Sons,Near
Hotel Mugal Sheraton, Fatehabad Road, Agra.
- M/s U.P. Handicrafts
Industries,15/252/1 Fatehabad Road, Agra.
Tel: 2330047/2330192 M/s Handicraft In Emporium, 3, Garg Niketan, Fatehabad Road, Agra.
- M/s Kanu Carpet Factory,
18/160/I-A, Purani Mandi, Tajganj, Agra
- M/s Virgo International,
18/163 B/5, Opposite Hanuman Temple - Taj crossing Taj View,
M/s Handicraft Gailari,
18-A/54, Jasoria Enclave, Agra.
- M/s Sanjai Exports, Near Mayur
Tourist Complex, Fatehabad Road, Agra.
- M/s Jem Art, 18-A/8-C/2,
Fatehabad Road, Agra.
- M/s U. P. Handicraft
Development, Handicraft Nagar, Agra.
- M/s U. P. Handicraft Emporium,
Sadan Bazar, Agra.
- M/s Mughal Marbles, Hotel
Mughal Sheretan, Agra.
- M/s Oswal Emporium, 30 Munro
Road, Shahjadi Mandi, Agra.
- M/s Subhash Emporium, 18/1,
Gualior Road, Agra
Tel: 2225829 /2225737
- M/s Marble Emporium, Show Room
26, Mall Road, Agra.
- M/s Chandra Craft Palace, 159,
Garden Road, Balu Ganj, Agra.
- M/s Jewel Palace, No 102 103
Sector 3 Vibhav Nagar
- M/s Kohinoor Jewellers, 41, M.
G. Road, Agra.
- M/s Harish Carpet, 18/16
A/1/A, Vibhava Nagar Road, Agra