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Plaza Garibaldi

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Oct 10, 2018
“Good Old Fashioned Tackiness”
Sep 10, 2018
“Nice plaza full with mariachi and bad smell”
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This raucous and sometimes crazy plaza is filled with mariachi bands and other musicians.
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Hours Today: 1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Just off of Eje Central downtown., Mexico City 68116, Mexico
Coyoacan
+52 667 168 5085
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Reviewed today via mobile

We went to the plaza on the weekend (during the day) & it was not what I expected There were several mariachi bands, but they were all begging to play for us There were several homeless people hanging out I was a little scared to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sheyenne C
Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived about 9.00 pm and the plaza was just coming alive. This is the place to come if you are looking to hire a mariachi band for a party or just to come and listen to the bands. The plaza offer lots to look...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank georginar719
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is safe to come here in the morning or afternoon, but you can´t really see everything, because real life begins in the evening, when you can sit in one of the restaurants and listen to the mariachi. But be careful because it can be...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank william_cardoza
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place comes alive around 6 in the afternoon, yo will see a lot of diferent mariachi´s groups singing and playing on reqyuest of the visitors, you can spend the whole night in there singing and dancing. Also around the place there are many restaurants,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Marco_Montero
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Just a perfect Sunday afternoon Chilling with beer then Margarita time Mariachi band Life is so good Mexico city is smazing

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank davethedrill
Reviewed November 20, 2018

Maybe in the past this was ok but now it is dirty, boring and seems completely inauthentic. The prices seem to be on the high side.

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank voceadinumbra
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

It was a nightmare and extremely expensive. I won’t recommend this place as it had hidden costs and won’t negotiate to lower the amount. Washroom was not clean and unsafe for local and foreign visitors.

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank fcisneros1
Reviewed October 10, 2018

we where told that not many locals go here as its just for the tourists so we thought, why not. we where there around 430 with not much happening then at 5 the bands turned up! they walk around trying to get you to buy...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Rhi444
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

PlaZA Garibaldi has long been a place to avoid, particularly after dark, as it is immediately adjacent to the notorious El Tepito slum. Five people were shot to death there, and eight shot but not killed just a few weeks ago, in a gang-related turf...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank califcasl
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

This plaza is very nice but in some way seems very touristic. A lot of mariachi are waiting to entertain you. The smell in this area is very bad.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank ElenaP2205
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Coyoacan
Once you step into Coyoacán (“Land of the Coyotes”)
you'll find picturesque parks and cantinas that will
transport you back to the colonial era thanks to the
brick and stone details of the area. Iconic writers
such as Trotsky and great painters like Frida Kahlo
seeked refuge and inspiration in this area, and you
can see the unique spirit of this neighborhood
reflected in its colorful market where nieves, sopes
...More
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Phillip D
May 30, 2018|
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Response from ramiroc977 | Reviewed this property |
Hola Phillip. Puedes cambiar dinero en Paseo de La Reforma. Allí encontrarás casas de cambio y bancos. Yo cambiaba dinero por el monumento al Angel de la Independencia. Espero que te ayude. Saludos
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