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Plaza Mexico

Augusto Rodin 241 | Colonia Napoles, Mexico City, Mexico
+52 5 5633961
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Ranked #118 of 289 Attractions in Mexico City
Type: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields, Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Description: Considered to be one of the largest of its kind in the world, this bullring has a seating capacity for more than 50,000 people.
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English first
Mascota, Mexico
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

This is one of the premier bull fight venues in the world. Don't go unless you read about this sport, and understand a little. The animal rights comments on this forum are silly, of course, but reflect the propensity of tourists to visit sites or events without doing some background research. It's like visiting Chapultepec without knowing that a young... More

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Portland, Maine
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150 reviews 150 reviews
71 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We attended a spectacle in September of 2013. Both of us had been looking forward to this event. Bullfighting is a cultural aspect of the country. I understand that people who against this, however I believe everything we have and everything we do is to the disadvantage of every other life form in some way. You can go crazy thinking... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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73 reviews 73 reviews
21 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

my husband was curious to see this so we decided to attend a bullfighting session. Wasn't sure what to expect. The first half hour it was fascinating and scary. These matadors really put their lives at risk. It was. It was interesting to see the folks who come here and their reactions to the game. For them it was definitely... More

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Mexico City
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

Many people consider bullfight as cruel an inhuman so, if you think that way, this is obviously not a place for you. If you are curious about bullfight but not acquainted with it you may find it interesting for the first half an hour and utterly boring after that. La fiesta starts at 16:30 sharp. You are not allowed to... More

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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65 reviews 65 reviews
28 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

Yesterday we attended the bullfight at the Plaza Mexico, the largest (seating capacity) bull ring in the world. One might ask why a civilized fellow like myself would go to the bullfight. I don’t like to kill things…I don’t hunt or fish and I scoop up bugs and throw them outside. For me, the bull fight has little to do... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
17 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2012

Well i think is as any other in the world, nothing special but nice if you like this so call sport

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Mexico City, Mexico
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40 reviews 40 reviews
25 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2012

an arena for futbol and bullfights not a tourist attraction

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Mexico City, Mexico
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90 reviews 90 reviews
26 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

Largest Bull Fighting ring in the world!! Every matador dreams of fighting here. The season in November through February.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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56 reviews 56 reviews
25 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2011

The Biggest Bull Plaza in the Word 50,000, this a cultaral place place, with a lot of history and traditions. The big season starts in november and ends in march. It is some thing to see and hear because the beuatiful Suits and the Music is also a mix from Spain and Mexico.

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