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Estadio Centenario

Entre Inglaterra y Mejico Estadio Centenario 3302, Montevideo 11604, Uruguay
+598 2487 2059
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A historical masterpiece

Estadio Centenario is the Athens School of football. The first ever World Cup final was played in... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Flyngdtchmn
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Amersfoort, The Netherlands
A must see even if you are not a soccer/football fan

If you are in Montevideo you must go visit the Estadio Centenario. The visit will take you about 1... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
ViajeroNJ
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New Jersey
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  • Poor4%
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Entre Inglaterra y Mejico Estadio Centenario 3302, Montevideo 11604, Uruguay
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

Estadio Centenario is the Athens School of football. The first ever World Cup final was played in this stadium and after 87 years, it is still standing on its legs strong. The graffitis on the wall and memorials should be examined carefully to understand this...More

Thank Flyngdtchmn
Reviewed 29 April 2017

If you are in Montevideo you must go visit the Estadio Centenario. The visit will take you about 1 hr if you do the whole tour including the tower and the museum. The building is old (built in 1930) but full of history. It was...More

Thank ViajeroNJ
Reviewed 29 April 2017

The stadium was built between 1929 and 1930 to host the 1930 FIFA World Cup, as well as to commemorate the centennial of Uruguay's first constitution. It is listed by FIFA as one of the football world's classic stadiums. In 1983 it was declared by...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Even if you don't tour the stadium, it's worth a quick photo stop if your time is limited in Montevideo.

Thank mikesierra
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Any soccer fan with any level of interest will find this stadium to be a great place to stop. The history involved in the stadium is significant because Uruguayans do love soccer. The museum part is somewhat interesting as well. The view of the entire...More

Thank australianshepard
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Any respectable football (soccer) fan will appreciate this stadium. It was built to host the 1930 FIFA World Cup, It is listed by FIFA as one of the football world's classic stadiums and was declared by FIFA as the only historical monument of World Football,...More

Thank Timmy B
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We got to walk up to the entrance of this stadium.. we heard about the 100 year history, hence its name, and got a quick glance inside... it's very large and impressive!!!

Thank gary c
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

The museum isn't that great but it is cheap and you can get a great view of the pitch when inside. Make sure to have a qr scanner so that if you want it in English you can listen to the information.

1  Thank James B
Reviewed 27 July 2015

We arrived in taxi and we spent one of the most exiting times in Montevideo. We attended to Peñarol´s football match. One of the most popular teams in Uruguay. Awesome atmosphere, the fans never stopped encouraging their team.

Thank Julio T
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Estadio Centenario, Montevideo's soccer stadium and home of the first World Cup competition. It is worth a look if you are a soccer fan.

1  Thank Michelle G
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