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Review of Maracana

Maracana
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: World's biggest soccer stadium
Reviewed November 26, 2012

Nobody knows for certain how the "new" Maracanã is going to be, after the reform for the World Cup, but I believe it will continue to be one of the world´s temples of football. Most "cariocas" are missing the "Maraca" too much, including myself. Counting the days...

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Reviewed November 16, 2012

I hate football but I love the atmosphere inside Maracana! Well worth a visit. Go to a restaurant before and after the game and buy a ticket in the family area. Both team supporters can sit together without fear of violence, just the enjoyment of the game and the going on's inside the stadium. You'll see!

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Reviewed November 12, 2012

If you're in Rio and you need to be able to say you've been to the Maracana then you can still visit a very small museum. It has a few souvenirs, some concrete footprints of famous players, and a display of what the finished stadium will look like. Not exactly a must-see, but like I say, if you HAVE to go pay homage, you can...

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Reviewed August 29, 2012

Do not go ! It is closed because of 2014 world cup. Do not go ! It is closed because of 2014 world cup.. Do not go ! It is closed because of 2014 world cup.

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Reviewed August 15, 2012

The maracana is currently closed for renovation in time for the 2014 world cup.We visited the attached museum. This had an observation area in the stadium so you could see the work being done and experience the vastness of the place.The museum was small but had some interesting this. There were shirts, balls, boats, footprints and a timeline history.

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