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Estadio Governador Magalhaes Pinto

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Address: Avenida Antonio Abrahao Caram, 1001 | Pampulha, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Phone Number: 31-3499-4300
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Cool place to visit. If no games are going on, there is a museum and you can take a tour of the stadium. If a game will take place during your visit, you definitely should watch... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 18, 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Cool place to visit. If no games are going on, there is a museum and you can take a tour of the stadium. If a game will take place during your visit, you definitely should watch it. A packed mineirão is an indescribable experience.

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016

Beautiful stadium close to Pampulha's Lake. The esplanade outside the stadium opens everyday and it's always full of people jogging, riding bicycles and skating. If you like soccer go watch a match. The energy of the crowd is amazing!

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Five decades ago,it was the second biggest covered stadium in the world. They remade it for the World Cup 2014, adding seats, lifting the field and closing a part where poor people used to stay, most of them standing up. It got modern and one of the best football fields in Brazil. It has a nice historic part, a museum,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

If you ever come to Belo Horizonte, its a really cool place to visit. It has space for over 50 thousands persons.

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

Watching a soccer game at Estadio Governador Magalhaes Pinto, aka Mineirao, is a fantastic experience, which is even greater if one of the contending associations is Clube Atletico Mineiro, The Roosters, the most charming soccer team in Brazil. Built in the very early 1960s, and inaugurated in September, 5th.1965, Mineirao was thoroughly reformed for the 2014 World Cup. It is... More 

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Contagem, MG
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 28, 2016

Home of the best football team of Minas Gerais, Cruzeiro Esporte Clube. If you are a football lover it is a good place to visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2015

Saw Brazil get humiliated here by Germany in the World Cup. The stadium had been improved but it was still quite old. The set up outside for all the pregame festivities was quite nice.

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2015

Visit on a regular day to check on the museum and calmly visit the stadium, but return on a game day to see the crowd pushing our home team, Cruzeiro toward another great title! :D And have a beer while watching the game, but eat the "Feijão Tropeiro" meal or a "Churrasquinho" (small barbecue stick) outside the stadium, in one... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2015

The locals love their futbol/football/soccer - and they are very proud of this stadium that was renovated for the World Cup in 2014. We were lucky to have a private tour of the facility by the engineer who supervised the upgrades. Every nook and cranny is spectacular. The stadium is an historic site so great care in the upgrades were... More 

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2015

In my opinion, it is just like any other soccer stadium... so nothing much to see or do there. But in the surroundings, there is the lake of Pampulha and lots of architectural landmarks like Igreja de São Francisco and Museu de Arte da Pampulha, etc

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